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Krimml waterfalls

The Krimml waterfalls are one of the greatest natural attractions of Austria.

At a distance of only 17 kilometres away from our hotel, the Krimml waterfalls are an ideal excursion destination and hiking area. Due to the impressive height of 380 meters, the Krimml waterfalls belong to the five largest waterfalls in the world. Surrounded by the beautiful scenery of the Hohe Tauern National Park you can admire the overwhelming power of the water when visiting this natural spectacle and at the same time take advantage of its healthy, finely atomized and negatively charged water drops. The Austrian Alpine Association has created a hiking trail, which leads directly to the waterfalls providing stunning views. The trail is around four kilometres long and leads annually approximately 350,000 interested guests from one wonderful viewing point to the next. From the parking lot you reach the first waterfall in around 15 minutes of walk.

During your hike a fantastic and various flora and fauna accompanies you. Impressive 62 species of birds twitter on the trees and provide a very special concert. There are also 327 different species of moss, feeling well surrounded by the spray mist of the falls.

All nature lovers have the possibility to walk on the waterfall trail of Krimml between mid-April and late October.

Family Erhart No. 130 6281 Gerlos Austria Phone: 05284 5340 Fax: 05284 5340 4 Email: welcome@alpenherz-hotel.at