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Vienna: Skip-the-Line Entrance Ticket to the Danube Tower

Vienna: Skip-the-Line Entrance Ticket to the Danube Tower

From $17 per person

Admire the fantastic views from the Danube Tower, the tallest landmark in Vienna. Depending on the wind and weather, enjoy the panoramic views on the outdoor terrace or the glassed-in indoor section. Taste Austrian specialties in the café and restaurant.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Mobile ticketing
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Valid 1 day
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Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Danube Tower, the tallest landmark in Vienna
  • Admire the fantastic views of the city from the outdoor terrace or the glassed-in indoor section
  • Enjoy delicious Austrian delicacies in the café at an altitude of 160 meters above sea level
  • Treat yourself at the restaurant at an altitude of 170 meters
Full description
Visit the magnificent Danube Tower and experience the tallest landmark of Vienna. Take the shuttle bus from either Alte Donau or Neue Donau metro stations to the tower, then head straight to the entrance with your skip-the-line ticket. The terrace at the Danube Tower comprises a fully accessible outdoor platform and a two-story glass-paned indoor section, where you can admire the unforgettable panorama of Vienna's gorgeous cityscape. The glassed-in terrace allows visitors to enjoy the view over Vienna in strong winds and bad weather conditions and has become a particularly popular venue for special occasions. At an altitude of 160 meters, the café offers homemade pastries, strudel, and cakes as well as a range of delicious Viennese coffee specialties and warm Austrian delicacies. The next floor houses the Danube Tower restaurant at an altitude of 170 meters. Both floors make one full rotation on their axes every 26 minutes, offering varied and fantastic views of the city. Upgrade your tour to include a sweet snack at the Turmrestaurant. Savor a cheese curd strudel, apple strudel, or Sacher cake. This option also includes 1 drink (small non-alcoholic beverage, small beer, 1 glass of wine, coffee or tea).
Includes
  • Admission to the Danube Tower in Vienna
  • Shuttle bus transfer
  • Food and drinks (unless option chosen)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative rapid test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Please meet at the Danube Tower, Mispelweg 8, 1220 Vienna. Take either the metro U1 to the station Alte Donau or the metro U6 to the station Neue Donau. From both metro stations, it’s a 5-minute ride to the meeting point by electric bus shuttle.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Please note that there is no guaranteed seating.
  • The last ascent is at 11:30 PM
  • Entry for children younger than 6 years old is free
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 221 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.2/5
  • Transportation
    3.1/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

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We visited at the beginning of March so it wasn’t that busy. The lift has a glass roof so you can watch as the life ascends to the top of the towers. The view from the tower is amazing! The restaurant/cafe at the top slowly revolves that you don’t actually notice. The staff are friendly and polite.

March 13, 2020

Highly recommend visiting and having some cake and cappuccino in the cafe upstairs. T one your visit though as Western afternoon sun in the fall months can blind you from viewing most of Vienna. Great gift shop downstairs. Booked tickets on the bus 10mins away and tickets were in hand for me to skip the line. Mobile pass options would have been better as shaking the ticket at the turnstiles was difficult. Don't wait on line of you orchard Skip the Line tickets.. Snake around everyone and hit the turnstiles directly. Better signage could avoid some confusion. They need some viewing binoculars upstairs..there aren't any.

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October 28, 2019

A little expensive for what is was.

The view is good, but I felt it was a little expensive for what it was. Also a little far out from public transport. Didn’t realise until afterwards that there is a shuttle service from the nearest station, as shuttle was not advertised at all. Service at restaurant at bottom was also not great, we waited 15 minutes for menus, and they got our order wrong twice. Mobile ticket was also very temperamental, didn’t scan very easily, asked for help and was just told to keep trying to scan the bar code.

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August 19, 2019

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