The platform floats freely in almost 360 meters above sea level and offers a unique view of the UNESCO World Heritage town of Hallstatt and the hiking region of Dachstein Salzkammergut. A top excursion destination that offers deep insights into history and wonderful views over Hallstatt.
The pointy-shaped steel structure is located directly below the "Rudolfsturm", 12 meters above the abyss. Anyone venturing out there, is rewarded with the unique view of Hallstatt and the World Heritage region. Thanks the cable car on the Salzberg, elevator and panoramic bridge, the platform is easily accessible also for families and seniors. The structure has a total weight of about 200 tons. 60 m³ of concrete serve as a counterweight to allow the absolutely secure free " floating " of the platform.
The archaeological findings from the salt mine and nearly a thousand opened graves in Hallstatt valley are so unique that the whole era ( 800 - 400 BC ) was called "Hallstatt period", which is worldwide well known. For the short walk around the valley audio guides are available in 13 languages. From the Skywalk, "World Heritage View", visitors enjoy the sensational panoramic views. Don't forget to schedule also a short rest on the beautiful terrace of the mountain restaurant " Rudolfsturm ".
Experience already now the unique World Heritage region Hallstatt-Dachstein/Salzkammergut in the panoramic 360 degrees online tour.
The skywalk can be visited to the regular Salzwelten cable car opening times.
The plattform "World Heritage View"is easily accessible via the Salzbergbahn funicular. Public transport: ÖBB railway station "Hallstatt" and boat transfer to Hallstatt Town.
The parking lots are managed by the community Hallstatt - Fees are to be paid locally. The fee for the car is about 3,50 € per hour For buses the salt mines refund the parking fee (40,00 €) at the Salzwelten cashdesk.
Ascent and descent by cable car:
adults: € 18.00
children: € 9,00
Salzkammergut Card, SalzburgerLand Card, all guest cards
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