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Fantastic day out.

Really is a must to see, we were amazed at the views. Going up an alpine road over 8,000 foot is... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2016
Maggie H
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Stockport, United Kingdom
A must if you're in Austria

Our tour up the Grossglockner was one of the best days I've ever had. This was helped by our tour... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2016
Carley-Marie S
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Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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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 16, 2016

Really is a must to see, we were amazed at the views. Going up an alpine road over 8,000 foot is spectacular, the weather was perfect & all the views just awesome We stopped at a hut where the owner had rescued a Marmot, it...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2016

Our tour up the Grossglockner was one of the best days I've ever had. This was helped by our tour guides, we came on holiday with Thomson Lakes and Mountains and the guides they use are brilliant. Our tour took about 8-9 in total, (we...More

Thank Carley-Marie S
Reviewed May 14, 2016

We had to visit the Grossglockner and soak up the scenery and the fresh air. The scenery is simply breathtaking and you won't find any better. As you travel up the pass the topology changes with every turn. The view from the top.....stunning!

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Reviewed April 22, 2016

For advanced skiers only, do not take it lightly. Wide and fast slopes, frequent snow storms, can become very challenging

Thank Denis R
Reviewed February 17, 2016

It is very nice to drive through Grossglockner High Alpine Road. It's a funny winding road, plenty of bends where you will find so beautiful spots to stop and take nice shots. Grossglockner is huge and have a nice glacier. You will love this driving...More

Thank Jorge S
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The view is truly amazing, hard to get a grip of it. Stay for a while and grab something to eat at the peak. If your in Austria, you have to see this!

1  Thank Linus K
Reviewed September 25, 2015

Looks like most people here review the Grossglockner road, not the mountain itself. Hopefully I am not misplacing my review in an attempt to talk about actual mountain. It is a highest mountain in Austria and as such is a magnet for crowds in summer....More

3  Thank Alex B
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Went by coach, 36 hairpin bends and one of the most spectacular places I've ever visited. If you go to Austria you must visit here.

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Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

I drove by bike until the top... It's stunning, wonderful... You have to pay some euros to drive on that road but it's wonderful for its landscapes. You get the top and then if you like you can walk to the top of the glacier....More

Thank giuseppecY3526DG
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Very nice place with spectacular views and panoramas. Especially if you ride a motorbike this, I'd say, legendary place, is a must see! Even though the entrance to the park is not for free, that's definitely worth it. But do not forget warm clothes! It's...More

1  Thank KennKur
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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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