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Well worth it

It costs 36€ for a car and passengers. I thought that's expensive but actually it was well worth... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
Mabel N
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Tolmin, Slovenia
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Fantastic

We stayed at a small town called Heiliglenblut which is the closest town to the mountain. Gorgeous... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
John Phillip D
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Tintenbar, Australia
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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...more
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 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

4  Thank Mabel N
Reviewed June 19, 2018

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.

1  Thank John Phillip D
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
Reviewed October 28, 2017

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

Thank Filip V
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

1  Thank Hans O
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
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
Reviewed June 25, 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

2  Thank John H
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Response from Iwona W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you have a rental you can drive yourself. The entry on thw alpine road cost €36 and you can drive whole day long and stop anywhere you wish to. With a bus you do not have this freedom cause if stops only on some... More
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