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Schlegeis Alpenstrasse

Zillertal Strasse, Mayrhofen 6290, Austria
+43 50 3132 3201
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Massive dam!!

Amazingly massive dam which you Can walk across. Breathtaking views of The valley And lake. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PaulMarc
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London, United Kingdom
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Wonderful lake and scenery

I went by bus in September 2017 - note that if you have Zillertal Pass you need to pay the driver... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Justinthai
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Thailand
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3 weeks ago
“Massive dam!!”
21 Dec 2017
“Wonderful lake and scenery”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Zillertal Strasse, Mayrhofen 6290, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazingly massive dam which you Can walk across. Breathtaking views of The valley And lake. We only stopped quickly early evening so everything was shut up. Don’t walk across The dam if you’re scared of heights!!

Thank PaulMarc
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I went by bus in September 2017 - note that if you have Zillertal Pass you need to pay the driver extra because the last part up to the dam is a toll road. Lovely walk around the lake and I recommend the Zamsereck Gasthof...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a must beautiful the drive up there a bit scary, but well worth it. The walk around the lake was just fantastic

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic walk to the border through breathtaking scenery Walk starts flat with a bit of a climb towards the end which is well worth the effort Tip - make sure you fill your flask at the spring shown in the pic ( just before the...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very nice dam close to Glacier. The road from Mayerhofen leads thru nice valey and tunnels at the end of the road are magnificent. There are lots of things to do. Hiking, climbing the dam's wall, go to inside of the dam.

Thank Milan K
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Regular bus service from Mayrhofen and Finkenberg, takes about three quarters of an hour. Plenty of kiosks for snacks as well as restaurants for a meal, also tables and benches if you want to take a picnic. The walks around the resevoir are on the...More

Thank Andrea H
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

It's worth the drive up here just for the experience and the views. Unfortunately they didn't have a menu in English but they were very good and explaining everything and catering for our 2 boys (5 and 10). I can certainly recommend trying the pancake...More

Thank Kevin B
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

It is worth it to drive some up some narrow one way tunnels to enjoy some stunning views of a huge dam and lake behind that is surround by majestic peaks.

Thank Martin E
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