Mobile Applications
Available now for the iPhone, Android and Blackberry!
This page in English
Diese Seite auf Deutsch


7.8 out of 10 from 20 user ratings (Been here? Rate this!)
Untersberg Rating
0 out of 10

Quick Info
Doktor Friedrich Oedlweg 2, Sankt Leonhard 5083 Grödig

Early December until end of February: 9am - 4pm

March until end of June: 8:30am - 5pm

July until end of September: 8:30am - 5:30pm

October until December: 8:30am - 5pm


Return trip on the cable car

Adults: €19 ($22.13)

Concessions: €17 ($19.80)

Children: €9.50 ($11.06)

Free with the Salzburg Card

Bus 25 to Grödig Untersbergbahn (30yds)
Pasture land near Untersberg

Untersberg is the closest real mountain to the city of Salzburg, being located only 10 miles to the south of the city on the Austrian/German border.

The peak is situated 1972 meters above sea level and there is a cable car here which will take you from the valley to 1776 meters in just a few minutes. From here you can get a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains, and easily see the Watzmann, Germany’s third highest peak, and the location of the Kehlsteinhaus or Eagle’s Nest – Hitler's famous holiday retreat.

There are a number of hiking trails on the mountain which are popular in the summer, and during the winter there is a 7.5km long trail that is used for skiing. Untersberg is also popular with Paragliders, canyoners and climbers.

Hotel Untersberg (47yds) from €87
Gasthof Schorn (177yds) from €0
Pension Bergfried (397yds) from €65
Hotel Hubertushof (0.78mi) from €98
Hotel Kaiserhof (0.84mi) from €76
Hotel Garni Sallerhof (0.98mi) from €81
Boutique Hotel & Apartments Am Essigmanngut (1.13mi) from €0
down More Hotels down
up Hide Hotels up

There are also spectacular ice caves within the mountain, which can be visited as part of a tour group. These caves are particularly impressive in summer when the temperature difference between outside and inside is the most noticeable.

If you are interested in the history of the area, the Untersberg Museum is located at the foot of the mountain.

Untersberg can be reached easily by Bus from Salzburg, and use of the cable car is free if you have purchased the Salzburg Card.


Untersberg Reviews

Be the first to write a review about the Untersberg! See below for more information.

Write Review

Have you already visited the Untersberg? If so, let everyone know what you thought about it by writing a review! No registration necessary. Just click here to start writing!



Ice caves inside Untersberg
Untersberg Summit
The top of Untersberg
Untersberg ridge
Pasture land near Untersberg
Untersberg rising from the plains
Please note: Information was correct at the time of publishing but can change without notice. For more information, see our Terms and Conditions.