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“Bobsleigh Experience”
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Olympiaworld
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US$122,74*
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Innsbruck Combo: Innsbruck Card, Traditional Café...
Ranked #25 of 120 things to do in Innsbruck
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

firstly this isnt in Innsbruck, you need to travel to Igls where the track is, its just outside Igls village itself and you will need a car to get there. There is plenty of parking and on arrival (check available dates) you pay your 30 Euro fee at the kiosk where you get your ticket and certificate. No need to book..

there is a cafe where you can watch the action from but at about 7pm we headed up the hill to the meeting point and got in a truck which took us and the bobsleigh to the start point, we then were placed into groups. Each bobsleigh had 5 guests and a pilot, teh ride last just under a minute and was immense fun. I think we got to about 60mph and you did get thrown about a bit but this wasn't olympic standard so stories of not being able to breath are over rated. Well worth the experience though

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank no1missmarple
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is wonderful and must be experienced. Ski jumps can not be described by words. This year it was raining, but nothing could ruin a great atmosphere.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Marijana J
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We did the taxi bobsleigh run at Innsbruck Olympic track. 1270 metres of track in under a minute with speeds of up to 120kpm! The bob holds 2 guests, the driver and a brakesman. At 99 euros each this is not a cheap experience but it is a once in a lifetime thing to do. Bookable online.
There are 14 corners including a roundabout turn so you do get knocked around in the bobsleigh. The G force can reach 4.6g and I did struggle to take a breath as you feel the pressure in your chest with the speed. Just as you think your body cannot cope anymore you pass through the labyrinth which is 3 turns in close succession then the brakesman applies the brakes. You do get a certificate after the ride but no video available and go pros not allowed.
An amazing experience and pure adrenaline rush. Be prepared for the g forces though and think about this before you decide to ride. An alternative slightly slower/ cheaper option is the guest bobsleigh ride where 5 people share the bobsleigh and it starts lower down the course on the 4th corner at the women’s start. This is only €30 and dates/times are on their website.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank UnitedKingdomWendy
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

The best 1 minute of my life. Worth €30 of anybody's money. Not sure why it doesn't get it's own activity rather than being bundled with olympia world.

Hunt it out people. Get the J bus to Patscherkofel and get a ticket at the zeishaus. My only regret is I want to do this as a job.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Emperor_Palpatine
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Olympiaworld Innsbruck for ice skating it’s a good venue, there is an indoor ice rink that continues outside. It was busy! It is reasonably priced you can hire your boots at the venue. This venue has a good atmosphere it’s mainly families having fun!

If you are not ice skating there is a place to sit right on the ice. It’s cold so take your coat, hat and gloves.

Lots of fun for the Children!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank monchhichi56
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