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Great day out

Caught the cable car to the top using the summer card. Had a lovely walk down the mountain to get... read more

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GerryThomas
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London, United Kingdom
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Sight Seeing

We travelled up the cable car and did the walk enjoyed a beer and strudle at the restaurant great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mullinbill
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Melbourne, Australia
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The Schmitten in Zell am See provides numerous offers on the mountain as well as on lake Zell. In summertime and in wintertime the focus is on the topics sport, family, panorama view, enjoyment & art.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (81 reviews)
“chair lift” (17 reviews)
“city express” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Reviewed today via mobile

Caught the cable car to the top using the summer card. Had a lovely walk down the mountain to get the city cable cars back to Zell am See. The views were glorious although we did have a beautiful day for our trip. There were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled up the cable car and did the walk enjoyed a beer and strudle at the restaurant great views and worth a visit.

Thank mullinbill
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent the day walking from the lift on the first leg of the Pinzgauer Spaziergang walk. Clouds and blue patches dappled the forever views with shadow and light. This trail descends from the station, then ascends through flowered alms to enter a private largely...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The top has a great view, but the best experience for me was going to the top, it's a 1250 meters climb. There are many ways up, by lift and several hiking paths, and the nature and view on the road is fantastic. Going down...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved a long walk here with our dog. Fabulous views. Very clear signage. Hughly recommended. Wonderful.

Thank winksie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the cable-car all the way to the top of the Schmittenhohe from just outside of Zell Am See. There are really incredible views at the top and lovely walks. The going on these walks is easy walking. We took the option of coming down...More

Thank Phil W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is for a dinner held onboard the MV Schmittenhohe on the lake at Zell-am -See It was a group affair with about 50 guests onboard and the vessel cruised the lake for about 4hrs. We enjoyed a 3 course meal That was superbly cooked...More

Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice views and lovely walks at the top. Easy walking and fantastic views all around. You can use two other means of decent by alternative cable cars and chair lift.

Thank Peter B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must if your not afraid of height, the view is spectacular lucky enough to see a para glider taken off from the top unreal .

Thank Flemo28
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see if you are in Zell Am See. Really accessible for all with regular cable cars and cafes on top so everyone can enjoy the views regardless of fitness. For everyone else there are a great selection of walking trails. Fantastic experience.

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Vanessa D
13 July 2018|
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Response from HAC1963 | Reviewed this property |
No, the only thing you pay for is the ski lift, up or down
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NidaBaig
15 April 2018|
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Response from A A | Reviewed this property |
There are ski buses you can take. The link is here Go to kitzsteinhorn.at/en/skiing-resort/service/ski-bus
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Craig S
9 March 2018|
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Response from SkingHighlander | Reviewed this property |
The Ski routes are very well sign posted, clear directions, signs along the route let you know that you are on the right path. If in doubt just ask, everyone is very helpful, remember to stop in by the mountain huts to get a... More
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