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High above, in 3.029 metres above sea level and directly at the border to the Hohe Tauern National Park, you can feel alpine nature with all your senses. An alpine experience, which is usually reserved for experienced alpinists on their mountain...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kesselfallstrasse 60, Zell am See 5710, Austria
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All reviews viewing platform breathtaking views take your time expensive trip summer card worth the trip an amazing experience cable car well worth the visit ski pass free access tunnel gallery cars meters cinema height
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

My wife and i did this during our stay in Zell am See. The hotel we stayed in participated in the summer card scheme so it cost us nothing. The journey to the top via the three different cable cars in fun but you will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Great journey up by 3 cable cars and ski lift. Stunning views at the top, along with cinema and gallery. Do walk through the tunnel to get a slightly different view. Can have a photo taken on the viewing platform which can then be seen...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillisaac
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great lifts to the top all free with your summer card! Opens your eyes to global warming and the effect on the glacier? Ice tunnel great and informative, restaurant at summit reasonably priced. Not too busy on the day we visited in September. Only down...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mrs Carol G
Reviewed 6 September 2018

An amazing experience awaits as you are whisked up to this viewing platform in a series of cable cars and funicular. Pause, or pose, at the top for a photo at 3029 metres. Marvel at the sheer beauty of nature. A highly recommended 'must-do' activity!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rachel55_11
Reviewed 5 September 2018

4 cable cars and a finicular railway get you to the top where snow stays even in the height of summer - breath taking views and a amazing place well wortht he trip - try to go on a clear day for the best views...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank swift314
Reviewed 2 September 2018

easy bus from zell am see+3 ski lifts to get there. Skiing at top in july! Is restarant at top--spectacular-they say highest ski lift in Europe

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ashley465
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Lots of history in the tunnel, and great views from the observation platform. The tunnel to the observation platform is cold and damp inside, so warm clothing is required. Walk back from the observation platform is uphill. At 3000m, walking uphill may be harder for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Supershape
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is an expensive thing to do, so go there in good weather conditions or you'll regret it. We paid 142 euro for 2 adults and 2 teens. We were there early because we wanted to make a day of it and it really is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Katoo
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Makes you relise how small we are. A must visit if you have the time. Can be tricky with the weather but if you are lucky you will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank R8396BZgaryh
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Unfortunately the first time we went there was poor visibility and when we got to the top there was snow and a temp of -2c. Fortunately the restaurant serves good coffee and cake. We went back another day when visibility was better. If you can,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Raf L
18 July 2018|
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Response from AlexWoo153uk | Reviewed this property |
Hello Raf, I was using the Zell am See-Kaprun Summer Card. I was all free to unlimited use. But I understand that there are restrictions in July/August and I think the cost day pass is around 40 euro.
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Genumii
9 July 2018|
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Response from KitzsteinhornKaprun | Property representative |
Hello, you can buy a standard "Gipfelwelt 3000" ticket at the cash desk directly at the valley station of the cable car.
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