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Nationalpark Hohe Tauern

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This beautiful mountainous park, the center of which is only accessible by foot, provides experienced hikers with a wide range of challenging routes.
Albin Egger-Strasse 17, Lienz 9900, Austria
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

Breathtaking views at every turn of the road, in the hills, valleys and from mountaintops. A place that will move your soul and lift your spirits!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Claire H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Largest NP in Middle Europe. Montainous alpine character with best possibilities for outdoor activities. Any kind of alpine sports can be done. You see extraordinary nature - high mountains, glaciers, forest and lakes. Fauna and flora will impress you as well as excellent possibilities of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Beutiful mountains with easy acces almost everywhere. Nice alpine meadows and forrests lower down. Climb higher and the stony landscape will invite you for a bit of a challange.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LasseO14
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We were staying in Lienz on the weekend. The National park was a close drive up a gorgeous curvy road. Views were amazing! However, it was super busy with traffic as you would imagine on a Sunday. There were many fast cars and motorcycles. When...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We had booked a 90min walking tour and came back extremely happy and satisfied. Our tour guide, Hermann was highly knowledgeable and also knew how to spot the animals. We were able to spot all the 3 main animals living in their natural habitat and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

I visited the park and the Grossglockner Hoch Alpenstrasse years ago, and I was astonished by its beauty. My wife and I returned this year, and I had the same reaction. The drive is reputed to be one of the best in the world. I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed December 8, 2016

Came here for only a day. We drove for 3 hours to get here and it was totally worth it. The water really is that colour, absolutely stunning!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Splendid alpine setting dotted with villages in the valleys. You will find more areas untouched by ski resorts with their cable cars and construction. Trails for all levels of experience are numerous. Lots of powerful waterfalls, srreams and rivers. Note that the lack of cable...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank Adam_sg_9999
Reviewed August 15, 2016

This national park has spectacular walking and climbing trails that are well sign posted and maintained. Walks take between one to five hours and longer for those wanting to stay in the different huts connecting the parks routes. Perfect for individuals who want to de...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Mirinda I
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I spent a day hiking in the western side of the park. We hiked along a trail with a river that had numerous glacial water falls flowing into it. In total we saw at least 5 raging waterfalls. The trail was shaded...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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