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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Yes! This is the 3rd time we've hiked the Untersberg - and plan on doing it again because it is such a spectacular hike. For all of you adventurers out there who are game to do this... Park your car at the bottom of the...More

37  Thank HeidiP
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Today (6th June 2016) we took the bus 25 from Salzburg to the Untersbergbahn only to find the cable car closed. On enquiry a local told us they have being doing repairs for the past 8weeks and it is likely to be closed for another...More

20  Thank pcjhome
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Closed until 14 Dec 2018 ☹️ for maintenance. It looks amazing on a beautiful clear autumn day. Next time....

Thank BronwynC182
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing view even on a foggy day. Walking around on the mountain tops in unforgettable experience. The cable car makes very convenient.

1  Thank Maris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used Salzburg card purchased at airport as it includes the cost of bus and cable car ride in it. Took the bus, I think #25. There was so much snow on the top we couldn't make it to the metal cross on the mountain top...More

3  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Other than those tourist attractions in the city, this is probably the best of all if one enjoys outdoor activities. This is the place where you will enjoy stunning views of the entire Salzburg. However, I would suggest that people should wear hiking boots rather...More

Thank e c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to visit here whilst on a city break to Salzburg. It takes roughly 30 minutes on bus #25 from the city centre, the end of the route takes you to the bottom station of the Untersbergbahn Cable Car. I used my Salzburg Card (they're...More

Thank Wez74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful spot to view the Austrian Alps after a 10 minute cable car ride. The most interesting sight was seeing the clouds pass by below you! I would recommend wearing or taking appropriate clothing, a young lady in our cable car was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Must-do activity in Salzburg. Easy bus ride from the central train station. The views from the summit are absolutely amazing. The gondola might be a bit scary for those afraid of heights, but it’s a fairly quick ride and worth suffering through. The restaurants at...More

2  Thank Connie T
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Took 25 bus from main rail/bus station € 2 60 each way. Cable car up to station took about 8mins with great views. Sturdy footwear is necessary if you want to hike to top. Food and drink available but cappuccino is very small cup

Thank Frances H
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Don’t miss this tram ride to the top of the mountain. It was easily reachable by taking number 25 bus from salzburg centre. Tram ride up the mountain was about 10-12 minutes. We were lucky to have a sunny day with temps abou 15c at...More

2  Thank BeatriceToronto
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

A must do activity if you’re visiting Salzburg. Incredible cable car ride to the top of the mountain with breathtaking views...nice hiking trails at the top and incredible scenic photo opportunities. Do not do if you have a fear of heights!

Thank Janice M
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Flints2014
5 November 2018|
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Response from Andrew F | Reviewed this property |
It will be closed in November
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Jodi B
2 November 2018|
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Response from Ganesh N | Reviewed this property |
Untersberg is on the road out to Berchtesgaden (Eagles Nest), but buses are not frequent enough to make it feasible to do both in a day. Possible if you have your own wheels, but even then you won’t have much time to... More
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QOmran
23 July 2018|
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Response from RoshanP447 | Reviewed this property |
You get the bus 25 at the Salzburg Hbf bus station which is right outside the Hbf. From there the Untersberg stop is the second last or last. They announce all stops in the bus. The Salzburg card is most useful as all bus... More
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