Waterfall in the Hohe Tauern
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Waterfall in the Hohe Tauern

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On the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse one comes across many waterfalls, but this one - only about 1km away from Francz Joseph Höhe - is probably one of the most beautiful ones. It's only about 100 meters away from a parking spot along the road.

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A: At the bottom of the waterfall

di Rafael DeVill, 30 metri di distanza

On the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse one comes across many waterfalls, but this one - only about 1km...

At the bottom of the waterfall

B: Glacier lake near Franz Josephs Hohe

di Rafael DeVill, 210 metri di distanza

The enchanting beauty of the reflection of the peaks of Hohe Tauern national Park. This lake of glaci...

Glacier lake near Franz Josephs Hohe

C: Remains of the day

di Judit Andrasi, 1.4 km di distanza

Gamsgrubenweg is a hiking trail that begins on Franz Josephs Hohe. The trail was severly damaged by a...

Remains of the day

D:

di René Pirker, 1.4 km di distanza

E: Parking lot and visitors center

di Rafael DeVill, 1.4 km di distanza

Francz Josehps Hohe is a very busy place in the summer. It offers a beautiful view of the greatest Gl...

Parking lot and visitors center

F: Francz Josephs Hohe

di Rafael DeVill, 1.4 km di distanza

Francz Josehps Hohe is a very busy place in the summer. It ofers a beautiful view of the greatest Gla...

Francz Josephs Hohe

G:

di Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 1.4 km di distanza

The Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse is a wonderful mountain road in Austria. It starts in the center o...

H:

di Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 1.5 km di distanza

The Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse is a wonderful mountain road in Austria. It starts in the center o...

I:

di Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 1.7 km di distanza

The Grossglockner Hochalpenstrasse is a wonderful mountain road in Austria. It starts in the center o...

J:

di Uwe Wieteck, 1.7 km di distanza

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