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The most beautiful places of the Hohe Tauern

The best of the Hohe Tauern

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of the Hohe Tauern
Inserted: 28.09.2020
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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In the Hohe Tauern you will find the highest mountain in Austria – Grossglockner. In addition, there are countless beautiful places in the form of mountain lakes, waterfalls, gorges or glaciers. Let's see what is definitely worth seeing here

1.
Krimml Falls

Austria's most magnificent waterfall

Rating:
| Altitude: 1 490 m / 4 888 ft

Krimml Falls is a three-tier high waterfall of total high of 380 meters. Especially in spring, when snow… continue reading

2.
Glacier Pasterze

The largest glacier in Austria

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 500 m / 8 202 ft

More than eight kilometers long glacier Pasterze is not only the largest glacier in Austria, but also… continue reading

3.
Hochtor / Grossglockner

The most famous road in Austria

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 504 m / 8 215 ft

The Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse, or Grossglockner High Alpine Road in High Taurus, is the most famous… continue reading

4.
Mooserboden Dam

Gigantic dam above Kaprun

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 045 m / 6 709 ft

High above the famous resort of Kaprun you will find two gigantic dams. The Mooserboden dam, located above… continue reading

5.
Weißsee Dam Lake

The most beautiful dam of the Hohe Tauern

Altitude: 2 250 m / 7 382 ft

Lake Weißsee (2,253 m above sea level) is perhaps the most beautiful dam in the Hohe Tauern. At the same time… continue reading

6.
Lichtensteinklamm gorge

The most beautiful gorge of Austria

Rating:
| Altitude: 618 m / 2 028 ft

Lichtensteinklamm gorge is one of the biggest natural attractions of the Hohe Tauern and the Salzburg region… continue reading

7.
Kolm Saigurn

A fabulous place in the heart of the High Tauern

Rating:
| Altitude: 1 600 m / 5 249 ft

Kolm Saigurn (1,600 m asl) is a fabulous place at the very end of the valley surrounded by high mountains. An… continue reading

8.
Grossglockner

Austria's highest mountain

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 798 m / 12 461 ft

Grossglockner (3,798 meters above sea level) is not only the highest mountain in the Hohe Tauern, but also… continue reading

9.
Castle in Kaprun

Picturesque castle on the outskirts of Kaprun

Rating:
| Altitude: 779 m / 2 556 ft

At the very eastern end of the famous mountain resort of Kaprun you will find a very picturesque castle of… continue reading

10.
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

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