Ötzi Glacier Tour
Guided mountain or ski tour to the place of dicovery of Ötzi the iceman
The extremely varied one day round tour crosses the main chain of the Alps, an area of outstanding natural beauty offering numerous archeological superlatives. The tour is interesting for more than just mountain lovers and local history buffs.
The undisputed highlight of this glacier hiking tour is the discovery site of Ötzi the Iceman (3,210 m./10,531 ft.) with its intriguing view of the north face of the Similaun (3,524 m./11,562 ft.). on top of that, this tour offers the possibility of harnessing up with a rope team and trying climbing with cables secured to the rocks.
from mid-June to mid-October (hiking tours) and from October to April (ski tours)
Requirements and conditions of participation:
elevation changes: 500 m./1,600 ft. uphill - 1,900 m./6,200 ft. downhill, walking time: 7–8 hours, basic physical condition, alpine mountain experience not required, for family tours: minimum age is twelve years old.