Category Archives: Winter activities

Family Exhibitions

Star Wars Identities A highly interactive and exciting exhibition is in the Vienna galaxy with STAR WARS™ Identities to present 200 impressive original objects from the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art only until 16 April 2016 at the MAK. Don’t … Continue reading

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Snow Fun around Vienna

Since the high hills in Vienna have no more snow and the Schneeerlebniswelt in Aspern is temporarily closed, you have to look for snow fun on the mountains around Vienna. We have tested the closest ski areas and their accessibility … Continue reading

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Animals in winter

Lainz Game Reserve The Game Reserve offers its visitors again imposing trees, natural meadows, fallow deer and mouflon–dwellings after the winter break. With good luck you can meet free running wild boar on the 38 kilometer trail network.     … Continue reading

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Carnival in Vienna

Carnival Parades To mark the 250th anniversary of the Prater the first highlight is a huge carnival parade through the Vienna Prater on 6 February 2016, starting at 2 pm at Kolariks Luftburg, arriving at 4 pm at Riesenradplatz. Even … Continue reading

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Winter Holiday Game

The Holiday Game by WienXtra offers fun and city excitement for all children spending their holidays in Vienna. Have a great time playing, doing handicrafts, visiting theaters, cinemas or museums, doing sports and partying. The holiday programs are mainly aimed … Continue reading

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Vienna Ice Dream

Vienna Ice Dream The most beautiful and largest ice-skating rink in Europe was opened  with a varied and colorful show on 21 January. Then the ice for the visitors was officially released and thousands of skaters enjoyed  the Vienna Ice Dream. It … Continue reading

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Holiday Fair & Ball Season

Holiday Fair & Vienna Autoshow Did you book your next holiday already? The Ferien-Messe Wien is the international event for holidays, travel and leisure, and the leading public access tourism trade fair in Austria with more than 750 exhibitors from … Continue reading

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Winter Sports in Vienna

The first snowflakes arrived and Vienna has a lot of winter activities to offer, e.g. sledding, skating and skiing. Although the High Hills Skiing Slope is not open yet, the sledding hills at Jesuitenwiese in Prater or Donaupark have already … Continue reading

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Ramba Zamba & Dinosaurs

Ramba Zamba At the end of the winter holidays, a great games festival takes place. Whether big or small – there is something for all: a colorful stage with lots of music, dancing and clowns, a lot of games (for … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve in Vienna

New Year’s Eve On New Year’s Eve downtown Vienna transforms to a big stage with the New Year’s Eve Trail as highlight, starting at 2 pm: from waltzes on Stephansplatz and Graben, hits and oldies  at the Town Hall Square to … Continue reading

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