HIGHLIGHTS ALONG THE ROAD Above Kitzbühel, on a sunny slope of the Bichlalm you can find the Sonnberg restaurant. The innkeeper Rosi Schipflinger can not only sing but she can also whip up Tyrolean delicacies on the table. At St. Martin bei Lofer a detour to the baroque pilgrimage church Maria Kirchenthal – an apparent isolated gem at 880 metres above sea level. The highlight of the baroque town St. Johann in Tirol is its majestic main square with the decanal church “Maria Himmelfahrt”. There should be definitely a stop here. The Krimml waterfalls are the highest waterfalls of their kind in the Europe: From 380 metres the water thunders in the depth: A real force of nature. www.wasserfaelle-krimml.at 46 In the WasserWelten Krimml the water has become a unique attraction. Whether it is waterfall centre, panoramic terrace, “Aquaszenarium” or “Aquapark” – the experience concept ensures a new perspective to the force of the water. www.wasserwelten-krimml.at 1 One can even sail, surf and bath on the Durlassboden reservoir. 1 2 At info centre “viaduct 6”. 3 “Aquaszenarium” in the WasserWelten Krimml. 4 The farmers’ autumn festival is a highlight in the rural liturgical year in Krimml. 5 Relaxed on the panoramic terrace of the WasserWelten.
2 A tour to the splendid WASSERWELTEN IN KRIMML. TOUR 2 3 4 GERLOS ALPINE ROAD 47 5 THE TOUR AT A GLANCE Route length: approx. 420 kilometres Travel time: approx. eight hours With the car: The entire tour is flawless except for some parts of the narrow Zillertal high road. With the motorbike: Pure scenic beauty, large part of the route runs through the well-developed roads. The Glockner road crossing and the Zillertal high road require some experience of mountains. Special feature of the tour: The harmonic to travel and scenic unique Gerlos Alpine Road.