Take a break from the cobblestones with a trip to this lush, 200 acre grassy park (easily accessible from the Alte Donau station on the U1 line) located on the northern bank of the Danube. Toss a Frisbee with a friend, take a spin on the miniature train, or just kick back and watch the locals fly colorful kites. If you find the skyscraping Danube Tower to be a bit of an eyesore, take an elevator ride to the top (€6.90 round trip) and sip a coffee while the revolving observation deck takes you on a gorgeous birds-eye tour of Vienna. Don’t miss the view at sunset.
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