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The Eisriesenwelt Ice Caves - Tour from Salzburg

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Highlights

  • See the picturesque Salzach Valley towards the scenic village of Werfen
  • Explore Eisriesenwelt Ice cave, considered to be the world's largest ice cave
  • Discover the unforgettable labyrinths of large caverns and spot the mysterious ice figures.

Overview

This tour takes you to explore Eisriesenwelt Ice cave, considered to be the world's largest ice cave. Listen to the tales of adventure associated with the cave, explore the maze of caverns and realize that there is more to the cave than its echo.

This is one of the most popular day trips from Salzburg; The scenic drive along the picturesque Salzach Valley and the village of Werfen will all add the magic of your visit to the Eisriesenwelt Ice cave.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel and taken for a sightseeing tour in a bus accompanied by a guide.

Drive along the picturesque Salzach Valley towards the scenic village of Werfen. Pass by historic monuments, stunning mountain passes and Castle Werfen, one of the most imposing castles in middle Europe. The castle was made famous in the movie Where Eagles Dare.

Walk to some distance and then take a cable car to reach the Eisriesenwelt Ice cave. See the labyrinths of large caverns and mysterious ice figures.

The tour returns to the Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz.

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Reviews

Booked the trip online through Isango with Panorama Tours who were very good; easy to find meeting point in Salzburg. Our guide, Lukas, was excellent - good information about the... Verhoef Juanita Henrietta

The caves were amazing and the guide and bus driver were very nice. The tour lasted much longer than it was supposed to however as the ice caves were very crowded that day. ... Adam S Obsniuk

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 May - 26 Oct: Daily

Duration

5 hours

Start time

Start time: 1300h (1:00pm)
Duration: 5 hours

Meeting point

Pick up from city hotels 20 minutes prior to the tour start time. (Please see below note if you are staying in a hotel located in the pedestrian zone.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If your hotel is not a pick-up location, you will be advised of the closest pick-up point.)
For hotels located in the old town and pedestrian zone in Salzburg: You will be picked up from Michaeli Tor (next to the rising bollards), near Mozartplatz, which is just a short walk from these hotels. Please be there 30 minutes prior tour departure, this applies to: ABC Hotel, Hotel am Dom, Pension Chiemsee, Hotel Elefant, Goldene Ente, Kasererbräu, Stadtalm, Weisse Taube, Hotel Wolf.
For the following hotels no complimentary pick-up is possible. Please meet us directly at the Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz, right in front of St. Andrä Church: Trumer Stube, Hotel Stadtkrug, St. Sebastian, Junger Fuchs, Goldene Krone, Star Inn Gablerbräu, Arte Vida Hotel, Altstadthotel Amadeus, Schwarzes Rössl.

Download the list of hotels for the pickups

Ending point

Tour ends at Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz.

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Inclusions

  • Complimentary Hotel pick-up
  • Guide available in English, German and French languages
  • Transportation in a luxury bus

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees to Ice-cave (adult 18 Euro & child 10 Euro)
  • Entrance fees to Werfen castle (adult 14.5 Euro & child 8 Euro)
  • Hotel drop off

Do/Dont's

Wear warm clothing and enclosed shoes for this tour.

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Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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