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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Great views

We spent a marvellous day up the Schmittenhohe. The lift was very busy and because of that we... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marion S
Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
Amazing views and opportunities for walks

With several differnet starting points Schmittenhohe has a number of different walks suitable for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
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The Schmitten in Zell am See provides numerous offers on the mountain as well as on lake Zell. In summertime and in wintertime the focus is on the topics sport, family, panorama view, enjoyment & art.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“city express” (20 reviews)
“chair lift” (23 reviews)
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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent a marvellous day up the Schmittenhohe. The lift was very busy and because of that we couldn't see the views on the ascent. Once we arrived and walked through the restaurant to the viewing area the scene was amazing. There was the option...More

Thank Marion S
Reviewed 5 days ago

With several differnet starting points Schmittenhohe has a number of different walks suitable for all levels. On a clear sunny day the views are amazing as you can walk your way down back to Zell am See

Thank Hellonophile20
Reviewed 5 days ago

Spectacular views ,6 min ride up in cable car reaches summit with great walks on top.cafe and restaurant

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the €1 bus ride with a summer card and then free ride to the top. Walked down to Zell. Lots of paths at top.

Thank 1Excitedtourist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gondola is efficient and top notch; providing superb access to miles of excellent hiking stellar views in every direction. Romantik hotel provided us with city card that offered free access to buses, lake boats, and the tram...a great value

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We received a hotel discount voucher for this activity and still can't believe what a fun day out we had for 35 euros (family of 4) we had a full day of fun from 10am until 4pm. I highly recommend this activity walk , the...More

Thank SoniaW8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a mixture of walking and taking cable cars up and down, but it was a great day! Sometimes it does get a little steep but if your used to it or you take it slow this climb is definitely worth it for the...More

1  Thank Louise J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked from Zell to the Schmittenhohebahn lift (a steep uphill 45 mins but there is a postbus from the town if you'd prefer). Once at the top, the views are amazing and there are many lovely walks. Took a chair lift back down part of...More

Thank Moray01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the €55 for two of us, weather was clear and warm so views fantastic, totally stunning, lots of walks and hiking for the adventurous out there or just a place to stand and stare and enjoy a good meal and the second Caffia...More

Thank TripMember31102016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boys loved going up on cable car, this hike through the forest then solving the challenges. Ideal for 6-10 year olds (quite steep climbs so you get ones may struggle unlesscarried) . Beautiful views All free with Sommer Card.

Thank Thewarrens1973
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21 August 2017|
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Response from MsHowida93 . | Reviewed this property |
It would be cold for sure and idont know how long it will take you to hike because its a biig mountain and also you can climb up there by cable cart it will take between 10-15 mins Hope that was helpful for you
4 August 2017|
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Response from ZuzanaCZE | Reviewed this property |
Hi, 1 day before should be enough. If there are not good weather conditions, it can be cancelled.
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29 October 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
though you cant guarantee the weather my understanding is yes. they were skiing up to july this year on near by glaciers.