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Grossglockner

| 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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| Salzburg/Kärnten/Tirol, Austria
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Reviewed 28 July 2013

Eventhough I walked in the maountains far away from Grossglockner, the maountain seemed nearby and reacable;)

1  Thank Birgitte V
Reviewed 14 July 2013

We drove the Grossglockner on a Sunday in early July, so it was a little busy, but the trail is so long the traffic wasn't obtrusive. As a keen photographer, I am aware that photos can't possible do justice to the stunning landscape. Snow capped...More

3  Thank Antony S
Reviewed 30 June 2013

If you like to be with the head in the clouds - this is the place to be :) Amazing views, surprising changes of weather from down to up and the cherry on top - the beautiful Gletscher. Take also some warmer clothes :) The...More

1  Thank RalM_1979
Reviewed 21 June 2013

If you can take a ranger to help you see the attraction. There are marmots and ibex to see and a good visitor centre explaining all about the Nature all around. We took a funicular to the ice glacier - which was interesting to see...More

Thank Maureen E
Reviewed 14 June 2013

We saw Grossglockner first in 1988, traveling by car, stopped to reach its Viewing area but could not due to limited parking facility. But enjoyed it from various points, including from Zell AM See in 2009, when we took a short trip by van from...More

1  Thank Sabir S
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Nice place to visit beautiful views there is two cafe up there can be a bit on the cold side but still worth a visit

1  Thank Pam B
Reviewed 9 April 2013

a grat view from th top to Austrians highest mountain - you shoul visit the Großglocknerstrasse right at the moment when it opens after a long wintertime closed period - incredible walls of snow ...........

Thank buchi_aut
Reviewed 28 February 2013

There is no need for any praise, this place is too great! On the back mountain road that passes through tunnels, twist among flowering meadows, forested ridges or bare besides, carved by streams, the peaks and valleys adorned with snow shade that culminates at the...More

1  Thank Bogdan1968
Reviewed 19 October 2012

Grossglockner was at the top of our list of places to visit in Austria. Grossglockner Mt. is one of the highest peaks in Austria and the Grossglockner Alpine Road is one of the best scenic road drive in Europe, it runs through the Hohe Tauern...More

7  Thank JenLen11
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Super place!!! At first we were a bit affaid to drive our car in such a high mountains as we lived in flatlands and were not used to ride a car in the alps. But everything was OK, It wasn't difficult for us. We spent...More

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