High Alpine Road Austria

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Where is it situated?

The Grossglockner high alpine road is situated in Austria, central Europe.

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Road Details

The road is very well maintained and the full road distance is only 1 – 1 1/2 hours long, making it a perfect day out destination for most busy people.

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Road Fees 

Cars –  €36 p/car (about $42),  Motorbikes – €26 p/bike (about $30), Cycles – Free 🙂

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Opening Hours

Beginning of May to end of May: 6 am – 8 pm, Beginning June to end of August: 5 am – 9.30 pm, Beginning September to end of October: 6 am – 7.30 pm

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High Tauern Natural Park 

The High Tauern natural park is the biggest nature reserve in the Alps with a total area of 1800 sq km.

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History of the pass and road

The Romans used the passage frequently as these were the only ways to cross the mighty Alps.

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Viewpoint and the Glacier

 Along the way on the Grossglockner high alpine road, you will come across various stages, which are all easily recognizable.

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