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Grossglockner

| Salzburg/Kärnten/Tirol, Austria
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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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“national park” (5 reviews)
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| Salzburg/Kärnten/Tirol, Austria
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Amazing, worth-a-while climb with spectacular views (if you get lucky with weather). Definitely must do if you are in good shape and like climbing and glacier walking.

Thank Iwona W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It costs 36€ for a car and passengers. I thought that's expensive but actually it was well worth it. Stunning scenery, a map showing you points of interest along the road. If you go to all of the interest points and do some if the...More

3  Thank Mabel N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at a small town called Heiliglenblut which is the closest town to the mountain. Gorgeous town in the valley below with stunning scenery abounding.

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We spend there 3 days just before season 2018 ends. Views are speechless. Great place for beginners. Blue slops are easy so you can build your confidence before go on red. As a family of 4 with boys aged 4 and 9 we found this...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

What are you waiting for! If you are anywhere near this place just go. Breath talking views and lots of facilities to make it all as easy as pie. Glorious sunshine and deep snow greeted us. We arrived at the same time as a classic...More

2  Thank samdixey2001
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Me and my friend Misko Taneski climbed Grossglockner on 13 September 2017 and it was amazing expirience!

Thank Filip V
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Reviewed September 13, 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
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

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

1  Thank Huda A
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Reviewed July 19, 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!

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Reviewed July 19, 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
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