Kitzsteinhorn Since 1965
Kitzsteinhorn Cable Cars
Kitzsteinhorn Snow Paradise
Snow in Summer at Kitzsteinhorn
Kitzsteinhorn Ski Slope
Views from Kitzsteinhorn
Kitzsteinhorn Panorama Platform
Views from Kitzsteinhorn Restaurant
Alpine Peaks around Kitzsteinhorn
Top of Salzburg
View from Kitzsteinhorn
No matter if you ski or not, you will enjoy this tour! Kitzsteinhorn provides excitement and pleasure with natural snow throughout the year. Ski, stroll on the glacier, walk through a panorama tunnel to the other side of the mountain and enjoy a stunning view onto Austria’s highest peaks including Großglockner.
Cable car fees (ski tickets and equipment, if wanted) not included. (Adult EUR 48/-. ,Youth (15- 18 years) EUR 36/-.,Child (5-14 years) EUR 24/-.) Glacier ski lifts depend on weather-/snow situation. Ski lifts for skiers closed from June 3rd – June 27th and from July 22th until approx. Oct 10th.
|01st January to 31st December|
|Tour Start||09:00 am|
|Duration||08 hours (approx.)|
|Pickup Place||Any location within the city of “Salzburg”|
Important Info a) Additional hours if possible upon request. Extra hours Euro 95,00/h
b) Some of the tours cross the border Austria/Germany. Please take the passport with you, it could be checked.
c) Please inform us in case you want to take a baby with you (necessary for the proper child seat).
Driving via German valleys and the Bavarian countryside we first reach the alpine town of Zell am See, a world famous tourist destination as well as a climatic health resort since 1961.It is picturesquely situated between Lake Zellersee and the mountain Schmittenhöhe.
Just further on outside the little village of Kaprun you will take the lift system up the mountain, a succession of three lifts to reach the summit station, Gipfelwelt 3000, at 3029 m (9938 ft) directly above the glacier of Mount Kitzsteinhorn, covered with naturl snow throughout the year.
Catch the views from the Summit station roof top viewing platform.
Stroll on the glacier, make a snow man or have a snowball fight.
Walk through the panorama tunnel lined with various information stations to the other side of the mountain. From the panorama terrace Glocknerkanzel you can have a breathtaking view onto Austria’s highest mountain Großglockner and many other snow capped peaks of the Alps, most of them not so far away.
Enjoy the fabulous scenery with a drink or a snack at the restaurant.
Watch a film show called “Kitzsteinhorn – The Nature”.
Skiing is also possible even in summer for beginners or experienced skiers – but please do let us know if you want to ski.
On the way back to Salzburg you will pass by famous ski regions Gasteinertal and St.Johann/Pongau, Werfen Castle Werfen “Hohenwerfen” (famous movie location, i.e. of Where Eagles Dare) and the mountains with the world’s largest Ice Caves.