Full moon Krippenstein

18:45 - 22:00
Dachstein Krippenstein, Obertraun
Full moon on Krippenstein

During the full moon journey you hike together with the 'Obertrauner Weisenbläser' from the Krippenstein to the viewing platform 5fingers and can observe the fascinating natural spectacle, the change, when the sun sets behind the Dachstein summit and slowly the full moon rises behind the Krippenstein mountain.

Under the glow of the full moon, you'll walk back to the Krippenstein mountain station, where you can stop off at Mountain restaurant Dachstein Krippenstein before night cable car ride into the valley starts. An amazing experience with an unique view of the night sky and the flashing lights of the villages Obertraun and Hallstatt.

Full moon journey:
  • Date = see table "further dates"

  • Start = cable car ascent

  • End = last cable car descent (section 2)

Attention: Please arrive at the meeting point (cable car valley station in Obertraun) 20 minutes BEFORE departure.

The full moon ride includes:
  • cable car ascent & descent

  • music by Obertrauner Weisenbläser

Further dates


Full moon journey

Price per person
  • Adult= € 55.00

  • Child* = € 30.50

Gross price in € | tariffs summer 2024 | *child 6-15 years

TIP: Booking

You can book the full moon journey online on the booking platform of the Dachstein Salzkammergut tourist office.


5fingers + World Heritage spiral

Tip 1: The best place to watch the sunset is at the 5fingers viewing platform (see picture).

Particularly impressive with the traditional Austrian music by the "Obertrauner Weisenbläser".

Tip 2: The full moon rising behind the Krippenstein can be seen most impressively on the World Heritage spiral.

Enjoy a unique experience under the starry sky on the Dachstein Krippenstein.

Contact & info

You can also book the full moon journey at the Tourist board Dachstein Salzkammergut:

Tourism Dachstein Salzkammergut
Tourist board Inneres Salzkammergut
Tourist office Obertraun
4831 Obertraun 180
Phone: +43 5 95095-40
Mail: obertraun@dachstein-salzkammergut.at

Note: Full moon journey will be cancelled in adverse weather conditions. Tourist office Obertraun keep you informed about changes.

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