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Grossglockner National Park

Grossglockner, Heiligenblut, Austria
436546650
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What a place to visit. The Alpine roads are breath taking and even more thrilling on a motorbike... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gary H
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Prague, Czech Republic
Great Drive

When in Austria, you must do the Grossglockner Alpine Road (toll) which traverses the Grossglockner... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
wintersson
,
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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Grossglockner, Heiligenblut, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a place to visit. The Alpine roads are breath taking and even more thrilling on a motorbike. Toll is a little expensive but we managed to purchase ours through out hotel so saved a couple of euros. We paid 23 for each bike. As...More

Thank Gary H
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

When in Austria, you must do the Grossglockner Alpine Road (toll) which traverses the Grossglockner National Park. Great photo ops along the way and the side trip to Franz Joseph Hoehe is worthwhile. If going north to south, you end up in the cute village...More

Thank wintersson
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The reason I say this should be on everyone's bucket list is quite simply that there is so much to see and do the park has something for everyone. The views, the mountains, the lakes, the glaciers, the towns and villages, the museums, waterfalls, the...More

Thank Dieselweasel
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

You should visit this national park and enjoy the many many magnificent view of the mountains. Lots of restaurants and stops. In June it wasn’t that busy which made it even better.

1  Thank gillissg
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

A paradise for people who like walking hiking or having to much energy and like to go on a punch bike up the hills for hours

1  Thank Rainer B
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Always something to do. The best part was walking down to the actual glacier itself. The hike was tough because some of the path was still covered with snow. The valley is larger than what it appears from the observation area above. I highly recommend...More

Thank Brendan N
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

There are so many things to do in this awesome park. You can visit a nature center, a tunnel with historical information from its past history, hike down to a glacier, or hike to quant hidden away areas. It’s a nature lovers paradise and a...More

Thank ZuziSt_Louis
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Absolutely brilliant. Weather was perfect and the scenery magnificent. It was busy but not overly so.Well worth a visit but only during the nicer weather.

Thank Zululand
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is one of the most beautiful roads in Europe. The toll was 35 euro and worth every penny. It takes about an hour to get to the top with some stops along the way. We made a stop at Hochtor Tunnel and visited the...More

Thank Sharon_zz
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

A great place to hike and enjoy the beautiful alpine nature. Hiking trails were in good shape (june 2017) and you could choose from many different hikes the best that suits you. Austrian alps are a great place to hike; there aren't too many visitors...More

Thank Elina K
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AnaSapuan
16 July 2018|
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Response from Rainer B | Reviewed this property |
No it is not it is under 8 to 10 meters of snow it will be opening in the spring all depends no the amount off snow in the winter
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narayanrt
19 June 2016|
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
Hiya Narayan, I cannot answer this question successfully as it often depends on your network. You best to check with the locals when you are there and before you set off on your trek. I didn't use my phone the last time I... More
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