Trip Planner: Europe / Austria / Austrian Alps / Carinthia / Heiligenblut / Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Explore the mountains and glaciers on Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Austria's highest surfaced mountain pass, totaling 48 km (30 mi) and reaching heights of 2,504 m (8,215 ft). Connecting Bruck and Heiligenblut and crossing Hohe Tauern National Park, this alpine road will take you through forests and meadows, over cliffs, and into the world of eternal ice. Take time to see some of the numerous waterfalls, and stop at panorama overlooks to snap a few photos. You'll have a chance to hike a range of different nature trails along the way. Two tourist centers with informative displays are available at the site. Make Grossglockner High Alpine Road a part of your Heiligenblut vacation plans using our Heiligenblut day trip website.
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Grossglockner High Alpine Road Reviews
Truly lived up to being one of the world's greatest scenic roads. With the numerous hairpin turns, you get a full 360 degree experience. I would recommend staying the night in one of the few guest... more »
Very popular road, especially for motor cyclists. A lot of stopping areas. Worthwhile doing but pick a good day. If there is a lot of low cloud cover or mist, it covers the view and leaves the ride..... more »
Expensive road, but worth it. Can be very foggy at time, I recommend a visit in summer.
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