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Alpe-Adria-Trail (total tour)

· 1 review · Long distance hiking trail · Nationalpark Hohe Tauern
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  • Startplatz Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe mit Großglockner
    Startplatz Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe mit Großglockner
    Photo: Franz Gerdl
m 2500 2000 1500 1000 500 -500 600 500 400 300 200 100 km
Distance 683.1 km
240:00 h
25,337 m
27,634 m
2,366 m
-1 m
Long-distance hiking trail from the eternal ice of the Großglockner over the original Slovenia to the Italian Adriatic Sea

For hikers interested in culture, the Alpe Adria Trail is a delight: the trail runs predominantly in the non-Alpine area and offers fantastic views, cultural treasures and  culinary specialities. Of the 37 stages, 21 are in Austria, the remaining 16 are in Slovenia and Italy. The uniformly signposted trails usually require a walking time of around six hours and are rarely longer than 20 km. The trail can be walked in both directions and offers overnight accommodation at the end of each stage. The Alpe Adria Trail in Austria, Carinthia . The Alpe Adria Trail begins at the foot of the Großglockner, Austria's highest mountain at 3798 metres. Starting at the Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe, it winds its way through the whole of Carinthia for three weeks. On the first stages, hikers experience the Hohe Tauern National Park in all its facets: Fantastic views of the majestic Großglockner, the pilgrimage church in Heiligenbut, the spectacular Groppenstein Gorge and the artists' town of Gmünd are


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Günther Eckhard
February 12, 2018 · Community
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When did you do this route? August 30, 2017
Photo: Günther Eckhard, Community
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