Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Heiligenblut

#1 of 15 in Scenic Drive in Austria
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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  • You know what? We could take a highway. It would be faster and definitely cheaper. But if you have more time and some money to spend, go by the road via Grossglockner. It's worth it. Every cent. We...  more »
  • This high alpine road in Austria I was one of the highlights of my recent trip. The scenery is spectacular, and there were many spots to pull off the road and take in the beauty of the mountains and....  more »
  • Expensive road, but worth it. Can be very foggy at time, I recommend a visit in summer.
  • A.m.a.z.i.n.g views.
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