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01, Rathausplatz · interesting places nearby
Wiener Eistraum information
This is not your ordinary ice-skating rink: Rathausplatz is transformed into two connected ice rinks in the heart of winter. It’s a bit of a mecca for the city’s ice-skaters, and the rinks are complemented by food stands, special events and Glühwein (mulled wine) bars. The path zigzags through the nearby park and around the entire square and you boogie your way along to music from live DJs.