Europe´s highest waterfalls
With their impressive waterfall drop of 385 m the Krimml Waterfalls are the highest waterfalls in Europe. Save points, bridges and foothpaths allow a very close view to the huge mass of water of Krimmler Ache coming thundering down.
With a height of more than 140 m the river of Krimmler Ache is coming down in the valley basin of Krimml.
From Schönangerlboden the glacier stream is falling down the middle waterfall step with a height of 100 m.
With 145 m in height, the topmost Waterfall is the largest step of the Krimml Waterfalls.
The power of nature - fascinating and healty
The Paracelsus Private Medical University of Salzburg (PMU), an authority on "asthma and allergies" tested the healing effects of the Krimmler Waterfalls. The analysis of the results shows that exposure to the waterfalls results in a sustainable, functional, symptomatic and immunological improvement.The effect of the finest electrically charged water particles are responsible for this change.They are generated from mists of spray from the Krimmler Waterfalls that enter the respiratory tract and into the lungs, resulting in a sustainable functional, symptomatic and immunological improvement. The climatic spa at Krimmler Waterfalls therefore provides a new, gentle and natural therapeutic option for young allergy and asthma sufferers.
More information: Hohe Tauern Health.