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It's a really nice thing these days when you can actually get to view a decent sized waterfall... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Tamlyn A
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
via mobile
Great!

Highest waterfall of Austria, accesible via a klettersteig/via ferrata or ‘just’ a giant staircase... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
R F
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

It's a really nice thing these days when you can actually get to view a decent sized waterfall without paying an entrance fee. I was impressed at what was available here..many viewing platforms, fun looking kletter steig and massive hanging staircase. Unfortunately we only made...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Highest waterfall of Austria, accesible via a klettersteig/via ferrata or ‘just’ a giant staircase. Both not for the fainthearted, the first a ‘bit’ more than the second. Free of charge!

Thank R F
Reviewed August 28, 2018

An impressive waterfall in the middle of forests. A water drooping and falling to a depth of 160m. There is a system of trails and bridges around that provide the best view of the waterfall.

Thank zima2
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Absolutely worth to climb up to Platform 5 - fantastic! Gigantic waterfall and spectacular view from up above.

Thank Manuela B
Reviewed April 21, 2018

I don't know who thought it was a good idea to construct a huge staircase going down by the side of this waterfall - they should have left it alone - the staircase is an ugly blot on the landscape and spoils the view of...More

Thank James F
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Great and short walk if you come from on top if the fall. There is a bug parking place next the the guest house at the top. The trail starts from over there, and so you reach the fall from on top of it.

Thank 135tal
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

The view is worth it. Great view with a cozy atmosphere. Kids enjoy it big time. Bear in mind, there is a lot of walking here. A lot !!

Thank 146wasimb
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Did the via Ferrata there. An easy one but really really really busy in summertime. Was a nice one with a great view at the waterfall. Would recommend it but at an other time of year.

Thank Rudolf D
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Pass the big parking on your left and keep driving up untill you see gasthof on your left. Find a parking and 5 minutes walk will get you to the top of the waterfall, go down as much as you like.. Beautiful views and the...More

1  Thank Idit T
Reviewed May 20, 2017

From parking, depending upon your pace, it might take around 30-45 minutes to reach the waterfall. Walking passage is very nice except the last few hundred meters where it is pretty steep and rough, not suitable for stroller. It was a lovely experience and you...More

Thank Qamer_Zia
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