Valley Krimmler Achental In The National Park Hohe Tauern During Winter Covered ...
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Description: Valley Krimmler Achental in the national park Hohe Tauern during winter covered with ice and snow . The valley Krimmler Achental is leading up to one of the old passes over the Hohe Tauern mountain range . Nowadays it attracts thousends of visitors as the famous Krimml waterfalls are located at the valley mouth . The national Park Hohe Tauern is protecting the high mountain environment of the Hohe Tauern mountain range including some neighbouring ranges like parts of the Zillertal Alps . The landforms of high , glaciated mountains with peaks , glaciers and valleys are characteristic for this national park . the park is home to many endangered species , but also a main attraction for tourism in austria . In the summer season alone , the parks attracts approximatly 2 mio visitors . Europe , Central Europe , Austria , March 2012