Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Heiligenblut

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Must see · Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
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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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  • A must do when visiting Austria. The scenery and views simply breathtaking. One can find some restaurants and souvenir shops along the road. When heading to the top you might meet some beavers, so... 
    A must do when visiting Austria. The scenery and views simply breathtaking. One can find some restaurants and souvenir shops along the road. When heading to the top you might meet some beavers, so...  more »
  • The scenery is outstanding and breathtaking. The road is definitely made for driving enjoyment and such an engineering feat. Passengers may not feel as good about the driving experience. Pricey but... 
    The scenery is outstanding and breathtaking. The road is definitely made for driving enjoyment and such an engineering feat. Passengers may not feel as good about the driving experience. Pricey but...  more »
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  • Most be driven when in Austria
  • So beautiful scenery. The place you must visit if you come to Austria.

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