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Gorges are incredibly beautiful places, and you’ve got 20 to choose from in Austria. Just browse our list of the best gorges below and see photos, tips and extra info to help you visit one of these beautiful places on your next adventure in Austria.

The top 20 gorges in Austria

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    1

    Breitachklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The waters of the Breitach rushing through a narrow gorge from some hundred meters high, partly overhanging rock walls, falls over rock ledges further into the depth and sprayed thereby …

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    Stephanie
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    2

    Leutascher Geisterklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Large waterfalls, blue pools, deep gorges - the Leutasch Spirit Gorge will delight children of all ages. This is ensured not least by the two impressive bridges over the gorge. …

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    Stephanie
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    3

    Wolfsklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Wild and romantic rocky mountains, a roaring mountain stream, emerald green water and a fabulous view at the top - the Wolfsklamm is a true natural gem. A hike through …

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    4

    Grießbachklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    One of the most beautiful hiking destinations in the Kitzbüheler Alpen. A lot of untouched nature, a rushing torrent and brilliant views. The paths to the gorge are laid out …

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    5

    Reichenbachklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Through this wild, natural gorge, a hiking trail winds upwards. There are large stones and tree trunks in the way, from time to time it is necessary to hold on …

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    6

    Silberkarklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    A family-friendly hike of about 35 minutes lasting 200 meters in altitude. Two falls fall into the gorge, the 10-meter high Torbachfall and the 70 -meter-high Schleierfall.

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    Stephanie
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    7

    Grießbachklamm

    Hiking Highlight

    Nice hiking experience for young and old. Crossing the gorge over suspension bridges is a special experience. The kids liked it.

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    Bucky
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    8

    Rosengartenschlucht

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    As you hike up wooden walkways, bridges, stone steps and small rock tunnels, you can experience the untamed beauty of nature at over 1.5 km. 200 meters in altitude
    bubbling …

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    9

    Seisenbergklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    With the melting ice of the last ice age, the Weißbach dug deep into the limestone rock and today is a unique natural spectacle. Open from the beginning of May …

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    Stephanie
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    10

    Kitzlochklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Towering rugged cliffs, idyllic bays, an impressive hermitage and the spectacular bridge make the gorge one of the most beautiful in the Austrian Alps.

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    11

    Vorderkaserklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The 80 meter deep gorge is just 80 centimeters wide at the narrowest points. You can explore them on a total of 51 wooden walkways with 35 stairs. Even today, …

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    12

    Liechtensteinklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The Liechtenstein Gorge is one of the longest and deepest gorges in the Alps. Of the total length of approx. 4 kilometers, 1 kilometer is accessible to visitors. The rocks …

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    Thorsten
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    13

    Kundler Klamm

    Hiking Highlight

    According to legend, the Kundler Klamm was bitten by a dragon from the rock. A farmer had outsmarted and killed the monster. In agony, the dragon bit through the rock …

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    Stephanie
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    14

    Raggaschlucht

    Hiking Highlight

    The impressive Raggaschlucht in the Austrian Mölltal is up to 200 meters deep. Visitors can explore the 800-meter gorge in about 1 to 1.5 hours via footbridges, stairs and bridges. …

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    Stephanie
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    15

    Tiefenbachklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    A small mountain stream that has carved a ravine into the rock over thousands of years and now gushes further down below. The Tiefenbachklamm is a fantastic natural spectacle. At …

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    Stephanie
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    16

    Aschauer Klamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Lonely, wildly romantic gorge. Here you will find in a small space various climatic conditions, which ensures a diverse vegetation. On a mostly narrow trail, the gorge can be hiked …

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    Stephanie
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    17

    Obere Rehbachklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Goes over hill and dale, as well as some stairs and bridges always along the stream.

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    Christian
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    18

    Sigmund-Thun Klamm

    Hiking Highlight

    As the gorge is only about 400 meters long, you should take your time while walking to be able to enjoy the thundering floods correspondingly long. The descent through the …

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    Werner
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    19

    Bürser Schlucht

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The Bürser Gorge offers extremely rare insights into the recent history of the earth and is also considered to be one of the most beautiful gorges in the Alps, with trees that are almost primeval.

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    Heinz
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    20

    Durch die Garnitzenklamm

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    The gorge is one of the most beautiful in Austria. The trails are interesting but challenging. Although everything is well secured, surefootedness and a bit of exercise in mountain hiking …

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    Bernd

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