Heiligenblut – a hotspot in summer
There are 40 mountains higher than 3000m around Heiligenblut including the 3798m-high Grossglockner peak. On summer holidays in the cozy village you should not miss a ride with the Grossglockner panorama railway to Schareck – enjoy memorable views. When on holidays in Heiligenblut you will forget about everyday worries in this magic surrounding. This is ideal to get maximum relaxation on holidays. There are plenty of possibilities to be active due to the surrounding mountains with plenty of hiking routes and mountain bike tours as well as Nordic Walking trails. This makes Heiligenblut a hotspot for summer holidaymakers.
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HEILIGENBLUT is a truly romantic mountain village in the northwest of Carinthia. It nestles at the foot of the famous Grossglockner mountain, right in the heart of the HOHE TAUERN national park.
HEILIGENBLUT stands for the ultimate in winter vacations. Enjoy skiing on vast slopes that suit all levels of proficiency, hassle-free uphill transportation, and perfect skiing conditions until late in spring!
Heiligenblut/Grossglockner - a skier´s paradise!
The heart of each winter athlete will beat a note higher with our short waiting times, absolute snow guarantee, due to an elevation of 1.300 m up to 2.900 m, and 55 km varied downhill runs! For snow fun outside of downhill slopes, well prepared cross country tracks are available (10 km), sledding- and ice skating possibilities, ice climbing on the frozen waterfall, horse carriage rides, snow rafting, ski tours and winter hiking trails, which round off the comprehensive winter sport program.
Heiligenblut am Grossglockner
Heiligenblut, a truly romantic mountain village in the northwest of Carinthia, nestles at the foot of the famous Grossglockner mountain, right in the heart of the HOHE TAUERN national park, and therefore makes a perfect destination for hiking enthusiasts and nature lovers. Join a guided tour of the national park, or even climb Grossglockner, the highest peak in the Eastern Alps!
The Hohe Tauern national park region will be welcoming visitors and locals to WasserGold from 29 May to 31 October 2004. Featuring ten attractions in the Upper Mölltal - five in Heiligenblut - it will take visitors back time to the world of Tauerngold
Experience an unforgettable panorama ride through the high alpine mountains on the most famous street through the Alps!
An exceptional flora and fauna with rare plants and "inhabitants" like the marmot will present themselves to you.
You will be driving within a few kilometers trough all climate- and vegetation zones between Austria and the Artic (meadows, forests, alm meadows, stone and ice) and you will be standing at the end of the drive in front of Austria´s highest mountain, the Grossglockner (3,798 m).