Gorges in Austria
What are the most beautiful and popular gorges in Austria? Where to find them? Where to park? Are these gorges kid-friendly, dog-friendly, and barrier-free? In our articles, we are also looking for the prices, opening hours, and the hiking routes.
Galitzenklamm 2023 - Opening hours, parking ...
April 24th, 2023
Just a few minutes from Lienz, in Osttirol (East Tyrol), you will find the majestic Galitzenklamm Gorge and a leisure centre built around it. The Galitzenbach formed the gorge, but the Via Ferrata system is the main attraction here. It is located between huge rock walls featuring a fabulous sight so climbers can enjoy routes at all levels. There is also a water park with a maze, a forest zipline trail, and a rock climbing area. The gorge is a great destination for families, friends and couples
Groppensteinschlucht Gorge Guide 2022 - Map, trail, parking ...
November 21st, 2022
One of the most exciting attractions in Carinthia is the Groppensteinschlucht gorge, studded with waterfalls. The wide gorge that can be traversed along a 2.5 km long route is a real treat in the Mölltal region. Since the trail is a child- and dog-friendly, the whole family can have a great time. During your journey, you follow the river through the forest. Observe pools under your feet, enjoy whirlpools and roars, and count numerous waterfalls, of which a 30-meter waterfall will be the highest
Nothklamm Gorge Guide 2022 - Parking, opening hours, map ...
November 4th, 2022
Nothklamm is one of the best-known gorges in the area of Gesause National Park. The length of the gorge is approx. 700 meters, but you can take the 5-kilometre natural trail with 48 sections to extend the program. While you follow the river uphill, exciting rock formations will take you by surprise. The gorge is part of the GeoDorf region, which includes the gorge, the educational trail, the Kraushöhle cave, the GeoRama interactive museum and many other exciting sights. ?Did you know? The Noth
Wolfsklamm gorge Guide 2022 - Parking, opening hours, route ...
October 31st, 2022
The Wolfsklamm (Wolf Gorge) is one of the most beautiful gorges in Tyrol. There are wooden platforms and bridges along the gorge. The 5 km hike leads you through the spectacular canyon. The gorge is one of the most popular attractions in the Inn valley. The path, squeezed between narrow rock walls, leads over the emerald-green waters of the Stanserbach river. Thanks to the cool and humid weather, a jungle-like experience awaits you in the gorge as various plants, ferns, and shrubs overgrow the
Wasserlochklamm Guide 2022 - Route, opening hours, parking ...
October 21st, 2022
The Wasserlochklamm belonging to the town of Palfau, is a real treasure and gem in the province of Styria. A gorge bordered by colossal rock walls surrounded by lush green forest everywhere. One of the highlights of the gorge tour is the suspension bridge over the deep ravine and the 5 waterfalls in the gorge. As we know, Austria is full of more beautiful gorges and canyons, and the Wasserloch below is no exception. ?Not far from here, you will find another gem, the wild Nothklamm Gorge
Sigmund Thun Gorge, Kaprun 2022 - Opening hours, trail ...
December 9th, 2020
Kaprun offers many fabulous sights and natural treasures. The area, which functions as a ski paradise in winter, is a real excursion and hiking paradise in summer. A lot is happening; families and couples come to the area. One of the top attractions in summer is Kaprun's gorges. Among them, Sigmund Thun Gorge is quite popular. The fierce glacial river that makes its way through the rocky gorge overcomes the obstacles in front of it for 320 meters. Meanwhile, the water swirls tiny vortices in th
Barenschutzklamm, Austria ? - Opening hours, tickets, hiking routes, weather, etc.
November 2nd, 2020
The Bärenschützklamm is an adventurous, romantic region that surely deserves a place on your bucket list. If the gorge fever that has been circulating for years has reached you, too, then the Bear Gorge in Austria promises the perfect weekend tour for you. If you love nature, lakes, and waterfalls, you will surely enjoy a half-day tour around the gorge, which is only 40 minutes from Graz. To help you with your trip, I have gathered everything you need to know, including opening hours, tickets,
Ötschergräben 2022 - Austria's most popular hiking destination
October 15th, 2020
The Ötschergräben, compared to the Grüner see or even the Barenschützklamm, is the most popular excursion destination in Austria. The gorge next to the Ötscher mountain is now often referred to only as the Grand Canyon of Austria. The gorge, about 2-2.5 hours from Vienna, is an ideal one-day program for residents of the Austrian capital. Of Austria's many beautiful natural treasures, the Ötschergraben is a real gem. There are several gorges around the Ötscher mountain itself, the most popular o
Lammerklamm Gorge - Opening hours, parking, route ...
October 14th, 2020
Lammerklamm Gorge is a romantic gorge about 45 minutes drive from Hallstatt. It is one of the lesser-known hidden gorges of Austria. So let’s take a look at what’s worth knowing about Lammer Gorge in our summary. Being a part of the city of Scheffau, the imposing gorge can be explored with a short hike, promising a family-friendly, half-day program. The gorge has been walkable for a long time - since 1884, to be exact, making it one of the first gorges to become walkable in Europe! The formati
Leutaschklamm Geisterklamm - Opening hours, parking, trails ...
October 14th, 2020
A lesser-known but all the more fabulous gorge lies on the border of Austria and Germany. It is the Leutasch gorge on the border of Bavaria and Tyrol, originally called Leutaschklamm or Leutascher Geisterklamm. While the Bear Gorge or the Ötschergraben are famous all over Europe, many local families visit the Bavarian Alps and the Tyrolean mountains. Perhaps you have already seen pictures of the gorge, the most famous of which is the high bridge above. One of the surprising features of the gorg
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