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Untersberg, Salzburg

4.7
#1 of 220 in Nature in Austria
Mountain · Nature / Park
Straddling the border between Germany and Austria, the summit of Untersberg offers spectacular views of Salzburg far below. The tabletop mountain has six different peaks with elevations ranging from 1,805 m (5,922 ft) to 1,973 m (6,473 ft). Take the cable car to 1,320 m (4,331 ft), or hike the well-marked trails to summit the mountain. Protected as a nature preserve, the mountain provides opportunities for outdoors activities, such as climbing and hiking. Follow the Nature-Quiz-Path to learn more about wildlife, mushrooms, minerals, and trees. Visit the ice cave at 1,570 m (5,151 ft), but dress warmly, as temperatures are below zero year-round. A visit to Untersberg represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Salzburg online holiday planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Is also included in the Salzburg Card. Be sure to pick a day with good wheather, otherwise you will miss out on the spectacular views. The ride looks scary because of the large span to the first...  more »
  • At the entrance to the funicular there's a barcode you can scan for a free audioguide app. The audioguide is very detailed, informative and entertaining. I didn't see many others making use of that...  more »
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  • Not to miss the cable car experience, single point transition from Rocky mountains to all snow and was a involuntary wowwww from all in the cable car
  • Very good.

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