I took the cable car from the zoo station over to the Rheinpark, spent some time in the park and then went back again. The ride seemed very smooth but was over disappointingly quick, it only felt about three or four minutes each way.
From the cable car you get a good view of the river and the park and can also see the cathedral. I was surprised that there was a swimming pool almost directly underneath the cable cars at the Rheinpark end where some were sunbathing nude!
There did not appear to be anywhere to buy tickets at the Rheinpark end, only the zoo end. Both the zoo and Rheinpark were lovely places to visit, although the Rheinpark is easier on the budget!
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