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We visited while skiing on the Hintertux Glacier. We had Paul as a guide, great English & German. Explained how the ice palace was discovered and how some is natural and some is cut out. Probably best to visit in the spring / summer when...More
The guide was interesting guy, he told and showed a lot. Well, we expected a little bit more to walk underground, but still it was really interesting excursion. We saw the river in ice palace and even had a very short trip by boat.
A snowy day drove us off the slopes and into the ice palace. It proved to be a wonderful hour exploring the natural features below the ski runs in the glacier.We had an excellent guide called Paul who managed to explain in both German and...More
While on a walking holiday in the Mayrhofen area, we went up to the Hintertux Glacier. While there we decided to visit the Natural Ice Palace. To get there you have to buy two lift tickets to get to the top on the glacier. The...More
We visited on a snowy afternoon when the weather was not good for skiing and it was a fantastic trip. To be inside a glacier and see crevasses and frozen stalagmites was amazing. It is the only place in the world you can go on...More
I noticed that another review said that taking photos was allowed for another 6 euros. That wasn't offered to us: simply "No photos allowed." When we paid 117 euros for the three gondolas for our 4-person family, plus the 76 euros for the tour, it...More
Take the trip up the three levels of gondola/cable car, walk to the entrance ( good snow footwear needed). We managed, both aged 70 +. Paul was an an excellent guide - knowledgeable and friendly and the way the finding of the original crevace has...More
Great experience! We came in the 13:30 tour! Paul was our tour guide and he was amazing!!!
Few things you need to know:
1. To get there you need to take 3 cable cars from hintertux which cost 30€ round trip (per person).
Great experience, not only for kids, also for adults. You go deep into the ice caves, climb down ladders, and a really cool experience is the short boat ride on an ice lake. Boots help, wearing chucks may be a bit slippery. One thing: Bring...More
We had a great time doing the ice palace tour and highly recommend it. However, the day was a little tricky, so wanted to share a few tips:
1) The check-in station for the ice palace is at the Hintertux resort at the top of...More