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Incredible!

Great experience! We came in the 13:30 tour! Paul was our tour guide and he was amazing!!! Few... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Ofek B
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Nice place to visit when skiing or hiking

The guide was interesting guy, he told and showed a lot. Well, we expected a little bit more to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matthew P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 5 December 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 406kenp
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie P
Reviewed 20 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nbgn5W
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

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). 2. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ofek B
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank TravelsAndVoyages
Reviewed 8 September 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Explore691218
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

At first we were unsure since we thought that there were a lot of long ladders to climb but this was not the case.the ladders were easy. Make sure to wear comfy shoes. The ice palace guide was English and he was amazing and friendly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alison P
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