Krimmler Wasserfälle

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Recommended by 327 out of 335 hikers

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  • Stephanie

    With a drop of 385 meters, the Krimml Waterfalls in the Hohe Tauern National Park are the highest in Austria and one of the most impressive natural spectacles in the world. A 4 km long hiking trail of the ÖAV leads up the waterfall and brings you to the waterfall through numerous viewpoints and pulpits.

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    • June 28, 2016

  • jürgen

    If you are good on foot you should go up to the old way (old Tauernweg) on ​​the other side, but is sometimes very steep and exhausting.

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    • December 29, 2016

  • Jana

    If you can after the ascent, should simply continue to Achental.

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    • January 1, 2017

  • steffend

    The trail along the falls is chargeable and almost impassable in winter without snowshoes

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    • April 1, 2017

  • Jonas

    The highlight is very much worth it and it's worth it to hike up. ATTENTION if you go too close you will be sprayed wet.

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    • March 8, 2017

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    • May 19, 2017

  • jürgen

    On the descent in the Gasthaus Schönangerl, delicious food is in about half way

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    • December 29, 2016

  • SaRie

    Fantastic winter hike with beautiful photo opportunities and high fun factor and especially not as crowded as in the summer!

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    • April 27, 2019

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    • May 19, 2017

  • HemmiBobo

    With a height of 380m, the Krimml Waterfalls are the fifth highest waterfalls in the world and are the only natural monument in Austria that has been awarded the European Diploma.

    Especially in hot weather you like to stand in the spray and enjoy the rainbows.

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    • June 12, 2017

  • 🅰ndreas

    The particularly impressive location at the end of the valley, the large masses of water and the extraordinary drop height of 380 m over three steps make the Krimml waterfalls an impressive natural spectacle. They are also the fifth highest waterfalls in the world.

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    • June 12, 2017

  • SaRie

    Fantastic winter hike with beautiful photo opportunities and a high fun factor!

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    • July 1, 2017

  • Hans Nosko

    The way to the right of the waterfall can be forgotten below, totally overrun. Much nicer is down this combination old Tauernweg left of the waterfall. A nice quiet path. At the top you can continue on the path to the right of the waterfall, it is not so frequented. , On the descent, you can see these crowds anyway.

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    • July 6, 2017

  • Gecko

    If you get up close, you're wet and jerky 😎😊

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    • August 6, 2017

  • Sabine

    The lowest waterfall is in a good mood. In the summer a good refreshment and shower.

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    • August 13, 2017

  • Nils

    Early in the morning you can enjoy the view undisturbed here before the tourists!

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    • April 21, 2019

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    • May 19, 2017

  • Sibylle

    It is beautiful here, steep climb

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    • November 3, 2017

  • Walter Weiss

    The Krimml Waterfalls are the highest waterfalls in Austria with a total height of 385 m. They are located on the edge of the town of Krimml (Salzburg) in the Hohe Tauern National Park. They are formed by the Krimmler Ache, which falls at the end of the high Krimmler Achental in three stages. The river then flows into the Salzach, which flows along the Pinzgau in the direction of Salzburg and the mouth of the Inn.

    Source: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krimmler_Wasserf%C3%A4lle

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    • July 14, 2017

  • Walter Weiss

    Free parking in the resort - above 5 euros - 300 meters walk for 5 euros;)

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    • July 14, 2017

  • Gecko

    A mega experience that is unparalleled in Europe

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    • July 24, 2017

  • Gecko

    simply a must for everyone, the highest of Europe, the fourth highest in the world

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    • July 24, 2017

  • Tine

    Beautiful excursion, also suitable for children. To master well in overcast skies despite the strenuous heights.

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    • July 28, 2017


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Location: Krimml, Zell am See, Salzburg, Austria

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