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Explore the mountains and glaciers on Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Austria's highest surfaced mountain pass, totaling 48 km (30 mi) and reaching heights of 2,504 m (8,215 ft). Connecting Bruck and Heiligenblut and crossing Hohe Tauern National Park, this alpine road will take you through forests and meadows, over cliffs, and into the world of eternal ice. Take time to see some of the numerous waterfalls, and stop at panorama overlooks to snap a few photos. You'll have a chance to hike a range of different nature trails along the way. Two tourist centers with informative displays are available at the site. Make Grossglockner High Alpine Road a part of your Heiligenblut vacation plans using our Heiligenblut day trip website .
Tours to Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Grossglockner High Alpine Road & Neuschwanstein Castle - 850 KM Self-Drive Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $2,065
Duration: 4 days
Private Grossglockner Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $1,046
Duration: 8 to 9 hours
Grossglockner High Alpine Road Reviews
This high alpine road in Austria I was one of the highlights of my recent trip. The scenery is spectacular, and there were many spots to pull off the road and take in the beauty of the mountains and v... more »
Man zahlt bis zum Schluss den vollen Preis von 36,50€ aber wann und wie lange die Ausstellungen / Shops geöffnet haben steht nirgendwo. Somit war um 17:30 Uhr bereits alles geschlossen, obwohl mit Öff... more »You pay the full price of 36.50€ until the end but when and how long the exhibitions / shops are open is nowhere. Thus, at 17:30 everything was already closed, although with opening hours until 19:30 o'clock everything was advertised... I don't think it's okay! Either tickets cheaper from a time when everything is closed or open hours also communicate clearly. So unfortunately very disappointing in terms of price/performance, as we could experience so for 36,50€ only the street and surroundings but not the exhibitions / shops etc.
Expensive road, but worth it. Can be very foggy at time, I recommend a visit in summer.
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