Trip Planner: Europe / Austria / Austrian Alps / Carinthia / Heiligenblut / Grossglockner High Alpine Road
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.
Tours To Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Austria & Slovenia 4 days BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $1,097
Duration: 4 days
Private Grossglockner Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $1,077
Duration: 8 to 9 hours
Grossglockner High Alpine Road Reviews
Truly lived up to being one of the world's greatest scenic roads. With the numerous hairpin turns, you get a full 360 degree experience. I would recommend staying the night in one of the few guest... more »
Very popular road, especially for motor cyclists. A lot of stopping areas. Worthwhile doing but pick a good day. If there is a lot of low cloud cover or mist, it covers the view and leaves the ride..... more »
Expensive road, but worth it. Can be very foggy at time, I recommend a visit in summer.
Plan your trip to Heiligenblut
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Heiligenblut
Plans to Grossglockner High Alpine Road by other users
9 days in Austrian Alps BY A USER FROM QATAR July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Salzburg, Zell am See & Kaprun BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Zell am See & Tirol BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Zell am See, Salzburg & Innsbruck BY A USER FROM OMAN August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Austria & Munich BY A USER FROM OMAN August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Zakopane, Austria & Slovenia BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium