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Just Magical

I went ice skating with my girlfriend and after months of traveling, it was one of the best... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Open air ice skating through the park

This was one of our highlights when we visited Vienna in February. There is a large oval rink in... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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Lothringerstrasse 22, Vienna 1030, Austria
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

I went ice skating with my girlfriend and after months of traveling, it was one of the best experinces we had. It's truly like a dream. Between the lights, the smell of waffles and hot chocolate, and the view- it's just magical.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

This was one of our highlights when we visited Vienna in February. There is a large oval rink in front of the imposing town hall, with a smaller rink connected via a seiries of ice paths that wind through the trees in the surrounding park....More

Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

This was so much fun and a must if you are in the area! It is huge and weaves through these trees full of lights. The music is really good as well as the food. It is a little pricey but worth it :)

Thank Kelsey A
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Skating outside through the trees at dusk in the twinkle lights before such a beautiful castle will forever be a favorite skating experience. Recommend to skate at dusk, arriving by 430 to beat the crowds and wearing two layers of socks to avoid blisters.

1  Thank GottaRun
Reviewed March 6, 2017

We were told about the ice rink by friends who had been in vienna a few days and told we had to visit. On our wandering around the parliament and museum areas we walked over and found it to be a lovely place. We are...More

Thank Nursey_panda28
Reviewed February 12, 2017

It's my second time, again with rented skates. Skates are bad in terms of fit and sharpening, better take your own. Also they don't warn you beforehand but their ticket has some values when giving it back. They try to care about environment, however in...More

2  Thank Evgeny B
Reviewed January 28, 2017

If you are lucky enough to be in Vienna in winter when the Rathaus grounds are converted into a ice skating park, be sure to visit. The skating park is designed as a constellation of medium sized rinks linked together by zigzagging pathways that you...More

1  Thank millercd
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Vienna from the beginning of February till march you MUST go skating at the massive outdoor rinks and paths outside the town hall. It is not widely advertised when you are there- my daughter and myself stumbled upon it when out...More

2  Thank Luclevie
Reviewed December 18, 2015

If you are in Vienna and the rink is up and running, make it a point to go, you will not be disappointed. Not only are there 2 rinks to skate in, there are skating paths to let you skate through the park. Not only...More

2  Thank TheEdgeNYC
Reviewed March 14, 2015

Fabulous cold night.....spent watching the skaters have such fun. Great activity in the city during the winter months. Well set out, with ticket booth and places to eat, drink. Area meanders on down through the park on a ''one way system''.....Looks magical and gives pleasure...More

Thank babe33
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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The
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