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Best Hike We Did in Europe

The Austrian Alps are absolutely stunning and we just couldn't stop once we started. We arrived in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WhatDoesntSuck
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Stunning views

Due to a slight navigational error, spent most of the day touring the park which included seeing... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
andypbentley
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Austrian Alps are absolutely stunning and we just couldn't stop once we started. We arrived in Zell Am See and headed straight for the mountains to hike. With endless routes for all shapes and sizes, we headed off with a day bag and just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Due to a slight navigational error, spent most of the day touring the park which included seeing Grossglockner from both sides of the mountain - the first less visited and more distant side by accident. However i was the driver and loved the winding roads...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Take Blaguss coach from Salzburg Central Station (Flixbus bus stop), abt 1.5hr, change to tour bus to alpine day trip. Worth a visit. Nice breath taking view of the alpine.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We went with car and took on the road and stopped at the different stops on the way. Amazing view and surroundings.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Incredible place! You can visit to the glacier, swarovski tower. Free parking places, free restrooms.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ZsuzsiF18
Reviewed 2 August 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dieselweasel
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank gillissg
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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LeeTatK
24 August 2018|
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Response from wintersson | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lee Tat K I assume you mean to drive the Grossglockner Alpine road? Anyway, the toll for a car will be 36 Euros for the day and the road closes in early November, as I don't know when you are planning to do this. You... More
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AnaSapuan
16 July 2018|
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Response from RainerB491 | 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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