Private Icecaves/saltmines and Fortress Hohenwerfen

Tour Number

Activity Level

424119


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be able to walk 1hr moderate

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (basic)

Visit Werfen Castle and ice caves (Summer) OR Hohenwerfen Castle/salt mines in Hallein/Bad Dürrnberg (Winter& Summer).


On this tour, I pick you up in our comfortable panorama glass roof vehicle and drive with you to the countryside.
During the summer time (1st. May to 26th October) I drive directly to Werfen - a countryside village in the south of Salzburg. There, you can visit the Ice caves with a cable car ride. After, visit the ice caves (takes ca. 2, 5 hours) in the mountain, you return to the village of Werfen and have a look at the fortress's falconry.
The fortress itself is worth a visit and has a museum included. It is over 900 years old.
During winter time, when the caves are closed I offer you the salt mines in Hallein/Bad Dürrnberg instead. There you will walk about 1 mile to the mine and find a few adventures on your way (kids over 4 years).

Please note - the ice cave, the fortress and the salt mine have separate entrance fees. I will assist you and try to get a discount for you.

Itinerary

Salzburg
Pass Lueg
Werfen
The world largest Ice Caves.
The fortress of Werfen
Mountains
or the Saltmine Bad Dürrnberg.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your Hotel, or any other agreed location within the city of Salzburg.

End location: your Hotel, or any other agreed location within the city of Salzburg.

Duration: 8 hours

Traffic jam for example in summer high season can cause delay.

Transportation

you will be transported with our glass-roofed Mercedes/Jaguar air-conditioned car/van.

What’s Included

- My service as your private guide
- Private transportation
- Parking fees.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

55 EUR - Lunch
Entrances: fortress: 15€ + ice caves: 24€ for adults. Family and children tickets available. Also separate Entrance saltmine 21€ for adults (special prices for kids)

What’s Extra

- Entrance fees
- Lunch
- Personal shopping.

Restrictions

I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments within Austria.

Contact this Guide

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Message Gerlinde Maria P.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/werfen-icecaves-private-tour

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