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The mother's day

Mother’s Day trip to the Glockner

High alpine Mother’s Day experience on the Grossglockner High Alpine Road

Why not surprise your mother with a very special experience – a Mother’s Day trip to Austria’s highest mountain! It goes without saying that most businesses along the alpine road have come up with a number of ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in style: discounts, cake and coffee, and even flowers are part of the Mother’s Day offers. Mums can shop at discounted prices on Mother’s Day at the shops along the Grossglockner High Alpine Road: 10% Mother’s Day discounts on all purchases except tobacco products and stamps!
Mother's Day Special
Kaiser Franz Josefs Hoehe

Barrier-free Mother’s Day trip: mountain experience for all ages

A drive up to the Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe, the highlight of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road, is suitable for mums of all ages. Limited mobility usually doesn’t pose a problem when visiting the Glockner. Having arrived up top, you get to enjoy the barrier-free view of the Grossglockner, Pasterze and Johannisberg with the entire family. Numerous rest stop options along the road invite you to eat together, and to enjoy coffee and cake on Mother’s Day. Those who want to can go on a little walk, visit an exhibition or observe marmots and ibexes in their natural surroundings.

Top 3 destinations for Mother’s Day around the Grossglockner

  • Ferleiten wildlife park: barrier-free walking trail (also suitable for walking frame/wheelchair) through the park with 200 animals, gastronomy and divine mountain view.
  • “Mankei-Wirt” at Gasthof Fuscher Lacke: the innkeeper raises marmots himself! Here you can marvel at the tame rodents and go on a brief ten-minute walk (flat path) around the mountain lake.
  • Kaiser-Franz-Josefs-Höhe with visitors’ centre and modern art exhibition “Alpenliebe”, panoramic restaurant, mythical trail, observation deck.
Landlord with marmot
Mankeiwirt with marmot
Vouchers for a Mother’s Day trip to Austria’s highest mountain

Simply choose the suitable voucher for your drive – we wish you lots of fun, a safe trip and an unforgettably beautiful Mother’s Day!

To the voucher world of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road!