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Aussichtsturm Pyramidenkogel

Address: Keutschach am See A - 9074, Austria
Phone Number: +43 (0)4273 / 2291 - 14
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

We went to the Pyramidenkogel in December. That day was very windy so the elevator to the top didn't work so they gave us a discounted tickets. But it was a nice walk up. The view on the top is really amazing but of course if it's sunny. You can see the whole lake and landscape surrounding it. On the... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We hiked up to the tower from Plaschischen. It takes you a little more than 90mins to get up and a little less to walk down. The view is spectacular from the tower and a great fun is to slide down in the tube

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New York City, New York
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197 reviews 197 reviews
86 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We first saw the Pyramidkogel as it was right across Worthersee and we saw it from our hotel balcony. We took the elevator up and our breath was taken away by the 360 degrees panoramic view. The only thing missing at the top was signs stating what we were seeing.

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Wolfsberg, Austria
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140 reviews 140 reviews
30 attraction reviews
266 helpful votes 266 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I visited the Pyramidenkogel with my wife. From a distance its impressive. As you stand underneath it and look up, it is simply a feat of modern, wooden engineering. It takes your breath away in more ways than one! There's a choice to ascend the structure, either by glass lift or by the stairs. We chose the stairs and were... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A great view at the beautiful mountains of austria! Also the road to the tower is very nice to ride! Too bad the long slide inside the tower costs extra money! Free to use when you have a karntencard.

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Zadar, Croatia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Once you get up there, Carinthia is on your palm; beautiful Wörthersee, mountains, Keutschach lake and Klagenfurt... I would recommend going up by stairs and DEFINITELY sliding back down because it is breathtaking. Not cheep at all but amazing experience.

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Firstly, if you are doing the touristy thing in the area, it is worth looking at the Kaernten Card as it would give you free/discounted entry to loads of great places such as the Pyramidenkogel (and some less great!). The day we visited the lift wasn't working which was good in a away as we savoured the view on the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This was well worth the price and the ride up the windy road in our awful rental car. The structure itself is quite amazing and the views were breathtaking. A true highlight of our trip. Next time, I will slide down.

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Portschach am Worther See, Austria
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

After years of going back and forth, the old tower was finally torn down and a new one built in its place. Fantastic construction, well worth a visit.

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Traun, Austria
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Very good overview - elevator brings you up. Unfortunately were no orientation signs fixed by now. The restaurant Genusswelt at the entrance is very recommandable.

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