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The Wiener Prater is a large park situated beside the Danube and covers an area of over 6 million square meters.
It caters for young and old and those in-between. The Prater consists of two very different contrasting areas, to the front of the park you can experience the vibrant fast pace of the amusement park and towards the back a tranquil, beautiful region known as the 'Green Prater' can be found. This park was once used as the imperial hunting grounds and was open to the public in1766.
The main avenue is very impressive, framed on both sides by huge Chestnut trees and is called the Hauptallee. The area is closed to traffic and is the setting for the Vienna Marathon. It is used extensively for sports such as walking, cycling, ru... read more