Private Tour: Grossglockner Glacier Tour From Salzburg

From USD 125.51
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Per Person
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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    At your leisure; please contact the local supplier to reconfirm your pickup time
  • Departure Details :
    Your Salzburg hotel
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Travel from Salzburg to Austrias highest peak, topped by the countrys largest glacier, on this private full-day tour. Learn about the regions history as you travel along the scenic Grossglockner High Alpine Road to Grossglockner mountain, where you'll get up close to the dazzling Pasterze glacier. Your exact itinerary can be customized to your interests.

Highlights

  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide at your Salzburg hotel, then hop inside a private car or minivan and begin your day trip with a scenic drive from the valley up to the Grossglockner High Alpine Road. Listen as your guide reveals the thousands of years of history centered along this road, once one of the Alps most important trading routes.

Admire the approaching Alpine peaks as you arrive at Hohe Tauern National Park. At the Kaiser-Franz Josephs Hhe base, gaze up at Austrias highest mountain peak, Grossglockner, towering over the landscape at 12,460 feet (3,798 meters). Lying on the peaks eastern slope is the spectacular Pasterze glacier, the longest glacier in Austria and a striking force of nature.

Spend some time at the local museum, watching for birds and other wildlife or trekking to the glaciers edge (if youve donned the proper shoes). After taking in the scenery, journey back to Salzburg, where your tour concludes with a drop-off at your hotel.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private guide
  • Transport by private minivan or Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Tour may not operate due to bad weather conditions on certain days.