Grossglockner Alpine Road
Grossglockner Alpine Road is a panoramic road which takes you up to the Kaiser Franz Josefs Höhe Visitor Center. From there, you get the unobstructed view of Austria’s highest mountain, the Grossglockner. The Grossglockner Alpine Road is a toll road, but the fabulous high alpine scenery more than makes up for the expenses. The road is normally open from the beginning of May to the end of October.
Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe is a panoramic viewpoint. It is 2369 meters and is the second highest point of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road, which runs along the Großglocknerpas. The point lies in the Austrian state of Carinthia. Every year nearly a million visitors.
The Grossglockner mountain railways leading directly into the fascinating world of the high mountains.
It offers a breathtaking panorama of the Hohe Tauern National Park with the majestic Grossglockner and more than 40 other three thousand!
With the mountain railway Schareck Heiligenblut through three climate zones to a unique vantage point in 2.604m above sea level. The mountain station is also the starting point for one of the most beautiful panoramic trails in the Hohe Tauern National Park: the Geotrail Tauernfenster.
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