5 Fingers Viewing Platform

View your World Heritage from the "5 Fingers"

This visitor attraction opened at the beginning of October, 2006. Also known as the "World Heritage View Point". Built 500 metres above ground, the viewing platform is in the shape of a hand with 5 fingers, and protrudes from a sheer rock face. Affording stunning panoramic views of the World Heritage Region, this has become a number 1 attraction in the Dachstein/Krippenstein Region. The Five fingers Viewing Platform is a pleasant 15 minute walk from the Dachstein Krippenstein cable car summit station.

Opening hours

During the opening times of the Dachstein Krippenstein cable car from May to October.


General price information:

Free admission at viewing plattform "5fingers" .

Price going up and down the mountain by cable car: EUR 27,00

Payment methods

  • Cash

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All weather
Suitable for groups
Suitable for schools
Suitable for kids (all ages)
Suitable for pushchairs
Suitable for single travelers
Suitable for friends
Suitable for children

Season: Spring, Summer, Autumn


5 Fingers Viewing Platform

Winkl 34
4831 Obertraun

+43 50 140

Dachstein Tourismus AG


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By car:
* Salzburg - Highway A1 – Exit Thalgau – Bad Ischl – 25 km to Obertraun
* Vienna - Highway A1 – Exit Regau – Bad Ischl – Hallstatt - Obertraun
* Villach - exit Golling or St. Martin - Richtung Gosau - Hallstatt - Obertraun
* Graz - Liezen - Bad Aussee - Obertraun - Hallstatt - Obertraun

By train: www.oebb.at and https://westbahn.at
* Vienna: Railway station Vienna West – Attnang Puchheim – Obertraun
* Salzburg: Salzburg – Attnang Puchheim – Bad Ischl – Obertraun

By bus from Salzburg:
*Salzburg – Bad Ischl – Hallstatt - Obertraun

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