national park Gallery Tour

Free National Park ranger tour

On this free of charge tour, a National Park ranger leads nature lovers through the attractions of TOP OF SALZBURG, with focus on the 360-m-long info tunnel National Park Gallery a mystical experience for all senses.

At six info stations, the ranger narrates how mountain crystals form, what permafrost is, how the summit station was built in these great heights and much more.

At the end of the tunnel, the spectacular view of the same-named panoramic platform offers a striking contrast to the magical world inside the Kitzsteinhorn. From here, the summit of the Grossglockner can be seen – Austria's highest mountain.

  • When: daily
    from May 11 to June 21, at 10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.
    from June 22 to Sept. 15, at 1 p.m.
  • Meeting point: on the TOP OF SALZBURG panoramic platform »
  • Duration: approx. 40 minutes
  • Equipment: warm clothing, sturdy shoes
  • Free of charge, no booking required (lift ticket not included)


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