Monchsberg Lift, Salzburg

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Monchsberg Lift, Salzburg - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: Gstättengasse 13, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

Phone: +436-6288849750

Ticket Price: 4 EUR

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Time Required: 00:10 Mins

Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

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Connecting the Anton-Neumayr-Platz to the the Museum der Moderne on the Monchsberg, this lift was built in the 19th century. At that time, it’s 60 metre height made it the highest lift in the world, which instantly also made it a tourist attraction. Thanks to the museum’s location on top of the hill, over 1.3 million people use the lift every year. The old lift was an exterior structure, but the one used today rises through a tunnel in the rock. It’s not a long ascent - only 60 metres still, lasting only 30 seconds. There’s not much else to do here.

Monchsberg Lift Ticket Prices

  • 6-14 years years old: € 1.80
  • Families: € 7.20
  • Groups of 10+: € 3.30
  • Groups of 10+, 6-19 years: € 1.60
  • Dog: € 2.80
  • Combination tickets, for the Museum of Modern Art Mönchsberg and the Museum of Modern Art are also available.
  • Prices given here include for return trips: Ascent only or descent only tickets are cheaper.

How To reach Monchsberg Lift by Public Transport

  • Bus stop at Salzburg Ferdinand-Hanusch-Platz .
  • Drive, cycle or walk to here.

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  • Best view of Salzburg: city and fortress. The price is reasonable

  • A quick life ride up let's you see the whole of Salzburg from near the skies. Beautiful views

  • Great views and lift itself was modern and efficient. Unfortunately the rest of the construction is not child friendly and if you've got prams and kids you can't avoid lugging them up and down concrete stairs to get in and out.

  • Must see in Salzburg. You will get very nice view of the whole city, including the castle!

  • Easily accessible look-out point. The views are spectacular as you can see the Salzburg fortress from here. There is restaurant close by and if you dine there, you can get a free elevator ticket down.

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