Tyrol

The most beautiful mountain road in Tyrol

The highest passes and roads in Tyrol

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful mountain road in Tyrol
Inserted: 03.09.2021
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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Thanks to the fact that the southern border of Tyrol is the main alpine ridge, this Austrian federal state offers a lot of interesting mountain roads and passes, which are worth a drive and enjoy the views. The Ötztal can even be reached by car over 2,800 meters above sea level. So let's take a look at the most interesting mountain roads that Tyrol has to offer

1.
Drive on the Ötztaler Gletscherstrasse

Through the highest-altitude tunnel in E

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 829 m / 9 281 ft

Highest altitude asphalt road in Austria leads from Pitze (1420 m asl) (first village above Sölden) up for… continue reading

2.
Kaunertal Glacier Road

Road leading to the glacier

Altitude: 2 743 m / 8 999 ft

Kaunertal Gletscherstraße is one of the highest roads in the Alps leading up to a height of 2,750 meters. It… continue reading

3.
Timmelsjoch pass

Passo Rombo

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 509 m / 8 232 ft

Timmelsjoch (2 509m) is the highest road pass in Austria / some sources also indicate a height only (2 474m… continue reading

4.
Driving on the Zillertaler Höhenstraße

An adventurous ride over the Ziller Valley

Altitude: 1 981 m / 6 499 ft

Zillertaler Höhenstraße is a narrow and steep road built on the western side of the valley – basically high… continue reading

5.
Staller Sattel

Traffic-controlled pass

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 052 m / 6 732 ft

The Staller Sattel (2,052 meters above sea level) is interesting because, thanks to its narrow road, it is… continue reading

6.
Kühtai Pass

The famous pass in the Stubai Alps

Altitude: 2 017 m / 6 617 ft

The Kühtai Pass (2,017 m above sea level) can be found in the north of the Stubai Alps. It is not only a well… continue reading

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