The "5-Fingers" is a nice metal construction and viewing platform about 25 minutes' walk and 400meter height.You catch Hallstate heritage view from the mountain either alone or via group which is so fantastic.
The viewing platform is less than a 20-minute walk from the Krippenstein Station of the Dachstein cable car line.
Dachstein mountain is the highest mountain in the Hallstatt around lake, 2995 meters high above sea level, on the hill there is a "finger" form the viewing platform, visitors can see the mountains and rivers landscape, field of vision is open, you can see the distant snow-capped mountains, visitors can take a cable car to the top of the mountain. Climbing process is also a wonderful journey, tourists can according to their own physical condition, choose the mountain path.
Obertraun is surrounded by mountains and rivers, one side is the picturesque Hallstatt Lake, and the other is the majestic Dachstein peak. Obertraun and Hallstatt are across the lake, 5 Fingers It is one of the top ten viewing platforms in the world, also called the "balcony of the Alps", with beautiful and pleasant scenery.
The platform is relatively high, so it feels good to see the scenery from above, and the scenery below is unobstructed. Those European-style houses look like small houses in fairy tales, very cute and cartoon.