Tantalhöhle

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Tantalhöhle

 

(Cave of Tantalus), a karst cave in the Hagengebirge Mountains. Situated in the Salzburg Alps in Austria, the cave is 16 km long. It was formed during the Triassic period in limestone. The chambers of the cave are 440 m deep. Tantalhöhle is a tourist attraction.

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