Weisssee glacier world

The mountain is calling

Update: Due to storm damage, the cable car section 1 to the middle station remains temporarily closed.
The clean-up work is in full swing. You will find daily updates here >>
If you are a good walker it is possible to take the forest path to the middle station and back. This takes about 1 hour and is only recommended for good hikers (first passage very steep). The second section of the cable car to the Rudolfshütte is in operation in good weather.

Excursion experience to mountains, lakes and glaciers! The cable car takes you to the impressive nature in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park at over 2,300 m. The Weisssee Gletscherwelt presents itself as a popular excursion destination for walkers, hikers, mountain professionals and climbers.


Exhibition Weissee | © Holiday Region National Park Hohe Tauern
Glacier Climate Weather the National Park Exhibition

At 2,315 m above sea level, visitors can explore spectacular installations on the topics of glaciers, climate and weather on an area of 285 square metres.

Climate change and the resulting influences on glacier retreat and weather in the region are core contents of this fascinating exhibition.

Directly at the top station of the cable car - admission free!

You can find more information here


Weissee Glacierworld | © Holiday Region National Park Hohe Tauern - Traveloptimizer
Family hikes and child-friendly activities

Once you have reached the top of the Weisssee mountain station, you can enjoy the unique high alpine natural landscape to the full. At an altitude of over 2,300 m, an unforgettable mountain scenery opens up - a world of glaciers and 3,000-metre peaks.

Numerous well-marked hiking trails for young and old also await you there.

For more information on the hikes, see here