Austria’s Familypark Neusiedlersee kicked off its 2014 season on 5 April with a new ride and another on the way.
at the park in Burgenland, near Lake Neusiedlersee, can now enjoy Adlerflug (Flight of the Eagle, pictured below), a larger version of the previous Butterfly. Supplied by Heege, who parent company is the Austrian manufacturer SunKid, the attraction features a U-shaped track along which a custom-themed 2-seater car slide back and forth. The total track length is 27 metres, and riders reach heights of up to 7.5m, and speeds of up to 35km/h.
Coming soon will be a second new attraction, Fasseltanz (Barrel Dance, pictured below). Currently under construction in the park’s farm area, the ride will feature eight 4-seater spinning barrels. Familypark has also added a new children’s train to its Jack and Beanstalk attraction, carrying up to 26 passengers in its three coaches, plus there’s a water cannon to add to the fun at the Sumpfburg playground area. As from May, some chickens and rabbits will be joining the other animals at the farm.