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Dachstein Glacier

A fascinating world of snow and ice

Visitors with a strong stomach and a head for heights should not miss out on a trip to Austria's highest hanging bridge. The views of the surrounding Dachstein glacier and beyond are spectacular.

Highlights away from the skis slopes on the Dachstein glacier:

  • "Staircase to Nowhere": 14 narrow steps on a glass platform high above the glacier
  • Ice Palace inside the glacier with sculptures, ice pillars and a crystal cathedral
  • Hanging bridge: Austria's highest hanging bridge with breathtaking views of the Dachstein Massif.
  • Skywalk viewing platform 250 m above the vertical face of the Hunerkogel mountain.
  • Panoramic gondola: transparent gondola climbing the 1000 vertical metres up onto the glacier in just six minutes

> Action, adrenaline and adventure await on the Dachstein glacier <

Snow Adventures

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the beautiful Dachstein region has been a popular destination for wintersports enthusiasts for years.

The glacier cross-country skiing trail (18 km, diagonal and skating trail) at 2700 metres above sea level is a popular training location for the world's best, though amateurs will also appreciate the well-maintained facilities. Ski touring is also popular, with the Dachstein glacier home to Austria's National Ski Tour.

In search of an adrenaline kick?

Then Ramsau am Dachstein is the place for you! Book your favourite room today and put tother your very own made-to-measure holiday in the Alps.

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