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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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A Must Do on a Clear Day

My husband and I took the Schmittenhohe to the top. The summit station has a restaurant and a... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Clara S
Yorba Linda, California
Would be lovely in great weather

Whilst in Zell Am See for a wedding we decided to take the cable car to the top of the mountain as... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Kent, United Kingdom
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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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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

My husband and I took the Schmittenhohe to the top. The summit station has a restaurant and a large balcony with a viewing area. You get a glorious view of snowy mountain peaks, the green valley and blue lake below. We took the Panorama High...More

Thank Clara S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Whilst in Zell Am See for a wedding we decided to take the cable car to the top of the mountain as something to do as a group activity. Unfortunately on the day we chose, it was raining and there was almost complete fog cover,...More

Thank robynluke17
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

المكان جداً جميل يمكن رؤية مدينة زلامسي والبحيره من القمه والتقاط صور بانوراميه .. recommended place to visit you can see zell am see from the top

Thank shamma_s257
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Its a nice place to visit it in zee lam see its a mountains its beautiful and also nice for the ppl likes to take a pics to the mountains

Thank Moath A
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Buy a pass to take part in the children's activity trail - the best we have seen inAustria. Spent a whole day here and the children received a certificate.

Thank EnglandPenny
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We spent a marvellous day up the Schmittenhohe. The lift was very busy and because of that we couldn't see the views on the ascent. Once we arrived and walked through the restaurant to the viewing area the scene was amazing. There was the option...More

1  Thank Marion S
Reviewed 17 September 2017

With several differnet starting points Schmittenhohe has a number of different walks suitable for all levels. On a clear sunny day the views are amazing as you can walk your way down back to Zell am See

Thank Hellonophile20
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Spectacular views ,6 min ride up in cable car reaches summit with great walks on top.cafe and restaurant

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Take the €1 bus ride with a summer card and then free ride to the top. Walked down to Zell. Lots of paths at top.

Thank 1Excitedtourist
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The gondola is efficient and top notch; providing superb access to miles of excellent hiking stellar views in every direction. Romantik hotel provided us with city card that offered free access to buses, lake boats, and the tram...a great value

Thank Jerry B
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21 August 2017|
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Response from Oshrit | Reviewed this property |
‫As I know November is cold and posibble with snow. I think that you need 5 ours minimom to climb there wite some break. We did the children path in July which is different then what you are looking for‬
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4 August 2017|
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Response from ZuzanaCZE | Reviewed this property |
Hi, 1 day before should be enough. If there are not good weather conditions, it can be cancelled.
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Sophie M
29 October 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
though you cant guarantee the weather my understanding is yes. they were skiing up to july this year on near by glaciers.