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The soaring mountains of the Alps are the region’s most famous sights. Here are six places in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland that should be on your must-see list when you are ready for some high-altitude adventures.
Gaislachkogel, 6450, Austria
Austria's Ötztal region, at the westernmost end of the country and near the Italian border, offers a true Alps experience. There are more than 300 peaks here with altitudes of at least 3,000 meters (9,843 feet). The area is also remarkable...
82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Hohe Tauern, 5730 Mittersill, Austria
At 12,461 feet, Grossglockner is Austria's tallest peak, but it's only one of 226 peaks with a height over 9,800 feet in Hohe Tauern National Park, the country's largest, covering some 695 square miles. It's a landscape of rugged mountains and...
83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany