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valid in ski and glacier world Zillertal 3000 (=Hintertuxer Gletscher, Eggalm, Rastkogel, Finkenberg, Penken/Mayrhofen, Ahorn)
Zillertal Super Ski Pass (valid in the entire Zillertal valley)

A deeper insight into the eternal ice at Nature’s Ice Palace

Nature’s Ice Palace at the Hintertux Glacier is a natural gem, unique worldwide and an ideal year round excursion destination for the whole family. The entrance to this ice cave is only a 3 to 4 minute walk from the top station of the glacierbus 3 lifts. On guided tours, visitors are asked to „Step inside” to this wonderful world deep beneath the ski slopes and discover a glacial crevasse with magical ice stalactites, giant sparkling ice crystals, frozen waterfalls and even a glacial lake.

Infos & opening hours

No prior registration necessary:

VIP Tour (Duration 1h 15 min)
Daily at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 am, 1:30 pm,
2:30 pm
Admission: Adults € 21,00 / Children € 13,00

Introductory tour (Duration 20 min) - in July and August
Daily at 3:15 pm
Admission: Adults € 8,00 / Children € 4,00

With prior reservation:

VIP Tour at 9:30 a.m.
Guided children's tour from 10 children
Reservations at +43 676 307 0000
Minimum age: 6 years
Starting point: Nature's Ice Palace trailer at the Bergstation glacierbus 3
Equipment: Sturdy shoes and coat recommended. Tours also possible in ski boots.
Requirement: no climbing skills necessary
Folder Nature's Ice Palace (PDF)

Nature’s Ice Palace has a constant temperature of 0 degrees 365 days of the year. Warm clothing and sturdy shoes are required for the tour, which is easy to negotiate – even wearing ski boots. Nature’s Ice Palace fascinates both adult glacier fans as well as families with children aged 6 and over with its‘ cool, natural beauty.

Visitors to the ice caves can choose between three different tours accompanied by experienced guides: The VIP tour takes 60 minutes and shows the most beautiful attractions held captive within the glacier. The Children’s tours are also possible for groups of at least 10, whereby advance reservation is required.

The ice cave is open all year round and can be visited in any weather. A visit to Nature’s Ice Palace can also be easily combined with a ski day on the Hintertux Glacier or with a trip to see the views from the Panorama Terrace.

Zillertaler Gletscherbahn GmbH & Co KG 
Hintertux 794 · 6293 Tux · Telefon +43 5287 8510 · Fax DW 380 · info@hintertuxergletscher.at