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Werfen Ice Caves, Werfen
Categories: Caves, Nature & Parks
Explore an extensive network of frozen tunnels and caverns at Werfen Ice Caves, the largest of their kind in the world. Stop by the formation and join a guided tour through the ice. You'll find as you venture into the depths that the drafts of air that cycle through the caves are the lifeblood of the entire freezing process, along with melting water that seeps underground. You'll see open spaces, imposing stalagmites, and dangling stalactites, including the centerpiece of the caves--a 23 m (75 ft) tall behemoth rising from the floor. The caves are very cold year-round, so dress warmly. Work out when and for how long to visit Werfen Ice Caves and other Werfen attractions using our handy Werfen itinerary builder.
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The view when climbing to the cave is worth the trip. The tour in the cave was too long and slow. The visit requires climbing a path and also many steps up and down . Definitely not suitable for small... read more »
Увеселительной прогулкой это не назвать, но оно того стоит. Мы посещали пещеру в начале июля. С погодой нам не повезло, было пасмурно, и шикарные виды были не такими уж шикарными. Мы были на машине. С... read more »
This was an excellent day trip from Salzburg. The coach picked us up from the train station as soon as we arrived and dropped us at the ticket office. From the ticket office it was a 20 minute walk to... read more »
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