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Hintertuxer Gletscher

Austria’s Only Whole-Year Ski Area – the Hintertux Glacier

The Hintertux Glacier features grandiose panoramas, impressive ice experiences, and superlative lifts leading up to 3,250 m altitude. Austria’s only whole-year skiing area offers extraordinary impressions and perfect pistes – 365 days of the year! A special experience is the impressive ice cave, the Ice Palace – you enter the glacier and get to know the unique ice world from a new perspective.

Highest altitue double-rope cable car in the world

It only takes 5 minutes from the Tuxer Fernerhaus to the Gefrorene Wand if you take the most spectacular cable car in the Alps. The extreme georgraphical location of the Gletscherbus3 – bottom station at 2,660 m and top station at 3,250 m altitude – presents special challenges to technology, design, and construction. The flight through the glacier world takes you to the panorama terrace at 3,250 m, which lets you view the summits of the Großglocker, the Dolomites, and the Zugspitze.


Younger guests will enjoy the exciting activities on offer at the Gletscherfloh-Park children’s playground at 3,250 m, or at the Sommerbergalm. The Hintertuxer Glacier offers the perfect venue for day trips. Easily accessible (including disabled facilities), the highest point of the Panorama Terrace at 3,250 m offers an unforgettable view.

Hintertux hiking world

Our cable cars make it easy to reach the summit: magnificent hikes and tours above the tree level – with an unlimited panorama view as far as the eye can see!

The marvellous mountain landscape of the Hintertux Glacier with its majestic summits and the deliciously fresh mountain air are waiting to be discovered by you. Comforable pasture trails, challeinging mountain tours, and the incomparable panoramas let every nature lover’s heart beat faster.

Guided glacier tour (JULY TO SEPTEMBER)

Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday, an experienced glacier guide will take you on an exciting tour into the ice.