The glacier


Weekly Events

Daily*, 15.05. - 09.09.2018

Nationalpark Gallery Tour

During a guided tour with a National Park ranger you can experience fascinating insights into and views of the Hohe Tauern National Park: From Salzburg's highest panorama platform "Top of Salzburg" the tour continues through the National Park Gallery with 6 information stations on the mystic world inside the mountain. A highlight of the guided tour is the visit to the panorama platform of the Nationalpark Gallery.

When: Daily*, 15.05. - 09.09.2018
Meet: 10.30 am & 1 pm Top of Salzburg/Gipfelwelt 3000
without prior registration

*Except tuesdays from 03.07. until 09.09.2018

For individual guests: free of charge and without pre-reservation (lift ticket extra)

From 25 persons we recommend to order a special guidance.

  • Date and time free of choice.
  • Contact Kitzsteinhorn InfoService for scheduling and prices
    T. +43(0)6547 8621 or
  • Please register 10 days in advance.

Every Tuesday, 3.7. - 4.9.2018

Kitzsteinhorn Explorer Tour

Explore 4 climatic zones from the valley to the world of the glacier in only one day with a National Park ranger. How glacier ice is created, where are stone eagles and bearded vultures at home, which survival techniques do the “edelweiss” and saxifrage develop, all this and much more you will learn about on your trip with 3 cableways up to over 3,000 m and on the easy hikes.

When: Every Tuesday (3.7. - 4.9.2018)
Meet: 9:00 am from Kitzsteinhorn valley station;
end on the viewing platform „Top of Salzburg“ (3.029m)
Duration: approx. 2,5 hours

For individual guests: free of charge and without pre-reservation (lift ticket extra)

We recommend special guided tours for groups of 25 people upwards.
Scheduling/Prices: +43(0)6547/8621 (min.10 days prior)

Every Wednesday, 27.6. - 5.9.2018

Guided summit tour - My first 3000m peak

Once on top you can feel the power of the high alpine peaks and an intense feeling of freedom. With a state-certified mountain guide and secured by ropes for a climb of 200m (approx. 1 hour) you can experience the joy of conquering a 3.000 m peak.


When: Every Wednesday from 27.6. - 5.9.2018
Duration: about 5 hours
Meeting point 09.00 am - Valley station Kitzsteinhorn
Equipment: Tour on high alpine terrain - appropriate equipment required: warm jacket, hiking or mountaineering boots (non-slip soles, ankle high), rucksack, sun glasses and cream. Gloves can be hired.
Requirements: a good level of fitness and a steady footing is needed
Price: EUR 87,00 incl. cableway ticket, guide and hire fee for climbing equipment and helmet
Registration: Tuesday until 2pm, Info Service T. +43 6547 8621


For groups of 5 or more when registration in advance, also possible on other days.

Every Thursday, 5.7. - 13.9.2018

Guided family hike

After riding up to the summit station at 3.029m, having a round in glacial snow and sliding around the ICE ARENA, you start off with your hiking guide from the Alpincenter at 2.450m to the Langwiedboden at 1.976m. On the walk you will see a variety of alpine flora and unique views of the mountains and valley. The cable car takes you from there to the Kitzsteinhorn valley station.

When: Every Thursday 5.7. - 13.9.2018
Duration: 10.00 am - 3pm, walking time approx. 2-3hours
Meeting point: 10.00 am valley station Kitzsteinhorn
Equipment: Hiking boots, rain clothes, drinking bottle, snack
Requirements: a medium level of fitness and a steady footing is needed
Registration: Burgi Englacher
T. +43(0)664 201 08 18

 For individual guests: free of charge