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Heiligenblut, Austria

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A sunny autumn-day in Heiligenblut. From here you can drive to the glacier at the foot of the Grossglockner. This is the highest mountain in Austria, 3798m.

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A: Heiligenblut

av Rafael DeVill, 70 meter bort

Heiligenblut is situated in the high-Alpine region of the Hohe Tauern, at the foot of the Großglockne...

Heiligenblut

B: A Balcony in Heiligenblut

av Rafael DeVill, 120 meter bort

Heiligenblut is the tiny village where the Grossglockner hochalpenstrasse begins. It was a beautyfull...

A Balcony in Heiligenblut

C: Church in Heiligenblut

av Rafael DeVill, 200 meter bort

Heiligenblut is situated in the high-Alpine region of the Hohe Tauern, at the foot of the Großglockne...

Church in Heiligenblut

D: -Großglockner Hochalpenstraße- Tauerneck

av Markus Freitag, 2.7 km bort

-Großglockner Hochalpenstraße- Tauerneck

E: Roemerhutte - Alpine hut near Grossglockner

av Simon Krezelok, 2.9 km bort

Panorama taken at 2200 m above sea level, in Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, next to the Roemerhutte - Alpi...

Roemerhutte - Alpine hut near Grossglockner

F: Grossglockner Mountain Road, Austria

av Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 3.0 km bort

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

Grossglockner Mountain Road, Austria

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av Uwe Wieteck, 3.4 km bort

H: grossglockner hochalpenstrasse

av Miroslav Siegert, 3.6 km bort

grossglockner hochalpenstrasse

I: Grossglockner Mountain Road

av Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 4.1 km bort

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

Grossglockner Mountain Road

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