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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 3 days ago

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

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  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
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyable day out. We were so lucky with the weather. It was crystal clear skies and we had such amazing views all along the alpine road and the highest peak. We walked to the bottom of the glacier which is quite a hard walk...More

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 15 July 2016

It is indeed one of the finest roads I've ever crossed. At the entrance to the road which is a toll road (35 euro for a car and 25 euro for a motorcycle) there is a lovely center with a wildpark, children playground, restaurant and...More

1  Thank Meir D
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Take this road to heaven going through beautiful landscapes, fresh air, snow, cows, ice, mountains and above all...nature !

Thank giln1970
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I have to review the cafe we visited on this site as im unable to find the cafe itself in tripadvisor my apologies. We arrived at this Café after a wonderful drive up, the Café was run by a couple that I can only describe...More

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