We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Untersberg

Salzburg, Austria
Website
Update attraction details
Ranked #2 of 75 attractions in Salzburg
Book Now

Type: Mountains
263 visitor photos
Write a Review

434 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    308
    108
    14
    3
    1
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Disappointed to find that the cable car was closed for the whole of April. We saw the mountain with the sun on it and would have loved to have gone to the top.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Honiara, Solomon Islands
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

Excellent cable car ride. The Salzburg card is a must, such a money saver. All bus fares are included. Great view from the top, snow too deep in February to walk up to the top but still worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oslo, Norway
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

Me and my girlfriend visited in summer 2013. We took a bus to the small town at the foot of the mountain (Grüningen i think). The cable car up there was an attraction in its own right. I am not one for heights, so for me the ride up was a bit scary. However, my girlfriend loved it. Quite a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Il Gzira, Malta
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The bus ride is included with the cable-car ride if you purchase the Salzburg Card.The station was very quite when we got there and we caught the cable car as soon as we arrived (runs every 30mins). The view left us speechless. The mountain was covered in snow which made it difficult for us to walk along the path -... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Trzic, Slovenia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Awesome panorama view on the top of the mountain and very nice scenic ride with gondola. Aside of all that, there is an awesome restaurant on the top, where you can find great Austrian beer and food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dublin, Ireland
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Bought the fantastic value Salzburg Card and took the bus to St Leonhardt. The cable car ride was the smoothest I have ever been on. Fantastic views of the Airport and surrounding countryside. Met lots of really nice people while sitting at the small cafe at the top of the mountain. Needed our stout hiking boots to walk around up... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cape Town, South Africa
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

It was so much higher than I thought! Had a beer at the top and enjoyed the sunshine. The bus trip their and back was easy. A stop on the way back at The Hellbrunn was a treasure.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore, Singapore
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

I went up the Untersberg on the day I was to leave Salzburg. It's an easy trip, just catch the #25 bus towards the Untersberg (the bus stops have maps and it's really obvious which direction the buses go in). It's approx 20-25 minutes by bus, in the small town/village of Grodig. When I was there, the cable car went... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
england
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We bought the Salzburg card which gets you up the Untersburg for free. When we got to the top after a great and smooth ride we found that is was a bit too slippy underfoot to go too far. We thought it was a fairly flat walk to the top but could not manage it even with good trainers on.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Trinidad, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Went up on a nice overcast day in the city, and we got beautiful views on the way up in the gondola. At the top, it alternated with snow and clearing. We got great views, played in the snow, and had a wonderful time. Stunning place.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Untersberg also viewed

 

Been to Untersberg? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Untersberg, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing