ICE CAVES AND FORTRESS OF WERFEN TOUR

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ICE CAVES AND FORTRESS OF WERFEN TOUR

Explore the World's Biggest Ice Caves and the Fortress of Werfen

Enjoy a full-day tour exploring the area of Werfen with the world's biggest ice caves and the fortress of Werfen with its falconry, all hassle-free!

Highlights of the Tour

  1. The countryside in the south of Salzburg
  2. The area of Werfen
  3. Drive towards the ice caves
  4. Cable car ride up to the ice caves
  5. Tour through the ice caves (extra tickets required)
  6. đź”—Fortress of Werfen with its falconry
  7. Scenic drive back to the city of Salzburg

Experience the Ice Caves

Experience the fascination of permanent ice and the breathtaking views from the mountains, which are just some of the highlights of this trip.

Explore the Fortress of Werfen

Feel the fresh air and appreciate the nature and life in the mountains as you ascend to the entrance of the ice caves. Your friendly guide will welcome you and explain the wonders of the ice caves as you hike up the stairs inside, feeling the cold air and being rewarded with illuminated ice sculptures. Touch the ice that has formed in layers over hundreds of years, changing constantly, making each visit a unique experience.

Scenic Drive and Historic Exploration

After the invigorating hike, descend to the valley, warm up with a nice lunch, and then explore the fascinating history of the Fortress of Werfen . The fortress, where the movie "Where Eagles Dare " was filmed, offers a thrilling falconry show with eagles and falcons flying overhead. Discover the history of this medieval fortress, perched in the valley surrounded by mountains and the Salzach River, making it feel like a setting from a knight and princess story.

Unique Combination of Nature and History

This tour offers a unique combination of spectacular views, great nature, and outstanding history. Finish the day with a scenic drive through the Salzach Valley back to the city of Salzburg.

Entrance fees are not included and need to be paid directly (by card or cash) unless booked online.

Testimonial: "An awe-inspiring tour! The ice caves were mesmerizing, and the Fortress of Werfen's falconry show was unforgettable. A must-see!" - Alex P.

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