Salvenbahn I+II

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The Hohe Salve, one of the most beautiful mountains in Tirol, can be reached using the Salvenbahn cable car from the village of Hopfgarten. At the top of the cable car visitors can look forward to breathtaking views of the highest mountains in Austria, the Großvenediger and the Großglockner, as well as the craggy peaks of the Rofan Mountains. The area around the top of the cable car has plenty of hiking trails connecting cosy wooden huts serving traditional food. The cable car itself is divided into two sections. Together they climb an impressive 1,200 vertical metres in just 20 minutes. The Salvenkirche perched atop the summit of the Hohe Salve is the highest pilgrimage church in Austria.

© Norbert Hein

Operating hours: May 22, 2021 - Oct 26, 2021

Travel times: daily from 8.45 to 17.00

Operating hours in winter: The cable car is located in the SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental ski resort ski resort

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1,829m 625m

  • Mountainbike transport
  • wheelchair-accessible

Activities on the mountain

  • Hiking trail(s)
  • Mountainbike route(s)
  • Singletrack variation(s)
  • Climbing route(s)
  • Restaurant(s), hut(s), refuge(s)
  • Playground
  • Summer toboggan run


Ascent and descent 15.00 € 7.50 €
Ascent 12.00 € 6.00 €
Ascent with mountainbike 14.50 € 7.00 €
Descent 8.00 € 4.00 €


Discounts for holders of the Kitzbüheler Alpen Sommer Card

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Your destination address: Hopfgarten im Brixental

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