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| Salzburg/Kärnten/Tirol, Austria
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Private Tour: Grossglockner Glacier Tour from Salzburg
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Austria's highest mountain and centrepiece of the High Tauern National Park You can approach the Grossglockner in many different ways: it is the highest mountain of the Alpine Republic, one of the most striking elevations in the Eastern Alps and the summit of passion for many a mountaineer. The mountain is also home to people, numerous animals and rare plants. The Glockner is cloaked in secrecy, is the stuff of legend and has great attractive power. It is an obstacle on the path from north to south, yet a place where it has been overcome through the millennia. Join us and get to know his majesty, the Grossglockner, in his numerous aspects!
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Really nice place to stop by on your trip over the alps. Magnificent views and great scenery. There's an entrance fee for the national park but you can go through it and back again on the same day without paying again. Watch out for the...More

Thank Hans O
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Masha Allah very nice attraction that shouldnt be missed for any traveller visiting Austria. wonderful panorama area with high mountain and nice lake.

Thank Huda A
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter & I climbed The Grossglockner with the help of a guide. It was a spectacular experience. Highly recommended for climbers with a good head for heights & steady on their feet!

Thank ddc92017
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is the highest mountain summit in Austria. It has an altitude of more than 3700 meters above sea level. At the 11th station of the Grossglockner trail there is a multi storey car parking and a wide area for viewing the ixy summit. The...More

Thank drjsaleh
Reviewed 25 June 2017

It was quite a long journey along winding roads with hairpin bends, steep drops & beautiful views, climbing up & up until finally reaching the car park closest to the Grossglockner. And even then there is a further climb either on foot or using the...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

In order to be able to view the massive Grossglockner glacier means driving through a long twisting alpine toll road the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse and up the Grossglockner which at 3,789 metres, is Austria's highest mountain. . I can't remember the prices now but they seemed...More

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 7 November 2016

It's an awesome curvy road to drive through in Austria which takes you up the Alpine.The toll road was open till 7pm while we were there and costs you some good amount.The road is well built upto a point where there is parking spaces.One can...More

1  Thank Midz15
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The High Alpine Road is a toll road that is only open during particular times in the year (I would imagine inaccessible for the rest) and is an engineering marvel. We were not so fortunate with the weather as the cloud base was quite low...More

2  Thank Weekend_Roamer1
Reviewed 13 September 2016

took a coach trip from salbach/hinterglem,not entirely sure what to expect-but wow what a great time we had.the coach collected a park ranger at the gates to the park,and then we enjoyed the views as the coach climbed up and around the many hairpin bends.it'sa...More

Thank gordonh809
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The High Alpine Road to Grossglockner is an amazing feat of civil engineering in itself but when you round the last bend and view Grossglockner and the Pasterze Glacier, well you are breathless. Great facilities at the top including a massive restaurant and multi-storey car...More

Thank otooleg
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