The ice grotto in the Tyrol

Eisgrotte Stubaier Gletscher

Hidden in the glacial ice, the ice grotto near the Eisgrat station on the Stubai Glacier gives visitors a fascinating insight into the world of snow and ice.
Dive into the world of the cool glacier ice. The ice grotto on almost 3,000m makes it possible to experience intensive moments in the eternal ice.

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Stations in the ice grotto
Learn about the phenomena of the ice grooto on the Stubai Glacier at 13 stations!
Ice challenge for children
Get your challenge booklet on the ice world on the Stubai Glacier and dive into the world of the glacier!
Entdecke das Gletschereis in der Eishöhle am Stubaier Gletscher
Opening hours
Closed until further notice in winter 2022/2023.
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Adults / seniors: €6.50 Youths (10 - 28 years): €3.00

FREE admission for children under 10 years if accompanied by a paying parent
Tunnel in the Stubai Valley ice grotto, Stubai Glacier

Fascination glacier world

Experience the  fasczination glacier world and learn amazing things about moraines, abrasions, glacier milk, different ice layers, alternating sequences, inclusion, glacier protection and a lot more.

On a tour of the grotto glacier phenomena can be experienced first-hand and the eternal ice captivates its visitors. 30m below the ski piste is a 200m-long tour that is a breath-taking experience for the whole family.

A throne made from ice serves as photo point as befits the kingdom of snow. An adventurous tour in the glacial ice awaits you!

Accessibility of the ice grotto

In the summer, there is a footpath from the Eisgrat mountain station to the ice grotto (10-minute walk). The tour incl. a visit of the ice grotto takes about an hour. Please note that the sign-posted trail is not pram-accessible. We recommend wearing sturdy boots.

Note: Dogs are not allowed in the ice grotto.

In the winter, you get to the ice grotto by foot on a sign-posted winter hiking trail starting from the Eisgrat mountain station. Please note that the sign-posted trail is not pram-accessible. We recommend wearing sturdy boots. Follow the blue arrows at the main exit of the Eisgrat mountain station along piste 2 down to the ice grotto. With skis or snowboard you start best at the Eisgrat mountain station on piste 2 and take a left turn approx. 200m below the Eisgrat mountain station.

Note: Dogs are not allowed in the ice grotto.

Ice grotto on the Stubai Glacier

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