Munich, Grossglockner & Gerlos

If you’re after a quick trip that gives you a chance to experience unrestricted sections of the German autobahn network and explore some of the most dramatic scenery and driving roads in Austriaall in the cutting-edge performance car of your choice then this is the option for you.  

This tour features visits to unspoiled alpine lakes, a winding drive through Austria’s pristine High Tauern National Park and a chance to cross the highest peaks in Austria along the iconic Grossglockner High Alpine Road.

The itinerary

  • Day Day 1: Munich

    Accommodation: 5 Star Palace Hotel, Munich

    Check in to the 5-star Charles Hotel in the heart of Munich’s historic centre. Treat yourself to a sauna and massage in the hotel, take a trip to the BMW museum or explore the dining options throughout the Bavarian capital.

  • Day Day 2: Munich to Lienz, via Gerlos Alpine Road.

    Accommodation: 5 Star Grandhotel, Lienz

    In the morning, one of our team will deliver your car to The Charles Hotel. After a vehicle familiarisation session and route briefing, we’ll hand you the keys and your adventure begins. Once out of Munich, you’ll have the opportunity to explore your car’s limits on some of the de-restricted sections of the autobahn, followed by a drive through the peaks and lakes of the Alps.

    Once in Austria, you’ll make your way to the magnificent Gerlos Alpine Road. This impeccably surfaced road rolls across the Gerlos Pass and through the High Tauern National Park, offering plenty of opportunities to admire the captivating alpine scenery, including the stunning Krimml waterfalls.

    From Mittersill, your route gently winds through the picturesque Felbertauern High Alpine Road before stopping at the quaint medieval town of Lienz, where you can enjoy the luxurious spa on offer at the Grandhotel.

  • Day Day 3: Lienz to Munich, via Grossglockner High Alpine Road

    Accommodation: 5 Star Palace Hotel, Munich

    After a sumptuous buffet breakfast, make your way to the start of the Grossglockner High Alpine RoadAustria’s most scenic and rewarding driving experience. This 35km stretch of perfect tarmac, designed to be the pinnacle in tourist alpine driving, winds its way through the highest peaks in Austria. In our opinion, it’s a resounding success. 

    The tour continues through the quaint Austrian lakeside town of Zell Am See then winds crosscountry to the alpine playground of Kitzbuhel. Enjoy lunch in the vibrant town centre before motoring back into Germany for a final run up the autobahn to Munich.

  • Day Day 4: Munich

    One of our team will pick up your vehicle from the Charles prior to check out, giving you the rest of the day to further explore the central Munich neighbourhoods of Marienplatz and Stachus, or the lush parkland surrounding the River Spree.

  • & more

    If you’d like to continue your European motoring adventure, talk to us about a customised add-on to your trip. 

Drive

The purpose-built Grossglockner has been voted one of the world’s best roads to drive. Nearby, Gerlos is a microcosm of Austria; perfect tarmac snaking it’s way thorugh mountains, forests and waterfalls.

AMG’s blistering interpretation of the ‘hot hatch’. Thrilling, engaging and, dare we say it, practical, this compact package has it all.

AMG A45

The sedan version of the A45’s sophisticated coachwork conceals the world’s most powerful 4-cylinder production engine.

AMG CLA45

The pinnacle of AMG’s mid-sized offering, the sonorous twin turbo V8 up front devours long distance autobahn journeys with ease.

AMG C63s

The most powerful E class of all time, the all-wheel drive E63s saloon offers unrivalled dynamics while cosseting its occupants in understated Mercedes Benz luxury.

AMG E63s

The flagship of the AMG fleet, the S63 is the ultimate autobahn cruiser. Once you start climbing into the Alps, power down the roof and enjoy the alpine air while lounging in the luxuriously appointed cockpit.

AMG S63 Cabriolet

Arguably the most dramatic of all German sports coupes, this charismatic 2-seater compliments its enigmatic shape with the finest of AMG’s power units wedged under its shapely hood.

AMG GT S

The understated lines of the M240i convertible conceal a raucous turbocharged 335 horsepower engine, making it equally ideal to cruise the crisp air of the Alps or whip down an unrestricted section of German Autobahn.

BMW M240i Cabriolet

With 365 horsepower in a svelte, muscular package, the most compact of the M cars is the perfect choice for tackling the flowing forest roads and passes of the Alps.

BMW M2

The benchmark in mid-size German performance is at home effortlessly devouring autobahn miles as it is tackling the twists and curves of the alpine high country.

BMW M3

The twin turbo 6 provides all the power and thrills of its M3 twin, but in a curvaceous coupe body. Still practical but with a slightly elevated sense of theatre, this 2 door backs up its looks with its remarkable performance capabilities.

BMW M4

The convertible version of the M4 provides all the thrills of its fixed top stablemate, all while allowing you to bask in the fresh mountain air of the Alps.

BMW M4 Cabriolet

The latest iteration of the original super saloon boasts prodigious power combined with unparalleled dynamic poise.

BMW M5

The most luxurious of BMW’s coupes rivals supercar performances – all while cosseting both driver and passenger in the finest luxury sports cabin the BMW range has to offer.

BMW M6

BMW’s first ‘supercar’ since the mighty M1 of the 1970s, the dramatic i8 is not only a stunning piece of automotive art and technology but a leading-edge, dynamic driving experience.

BMW i8

The roadster version of the i8 offers a retractable roof for those who prefer their sustainable supercar driving to be more in touch with the alpine elements.

BMW i8 Roadster

The Jag F-type is one of the most charismatic sports cars to arrive on the scene since its 1960s ancestral inspiration, the iconic e-type.

Jaguar F-Type Cabriolet

The current iteration of this most iconic of sports cars will captivate you with its ability to effortlessly consume autobahn miles and then precisely scythe its way across twisting mountain passes.

Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet

For those who prefer to immerse their senses in the crisp, fresh alpine air, the 911 cabriolet provides a unique open-top touring experience.

Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet

Porsche's take on the 'executive express' has all the power and dynamic poise you'd expect from the Stuttgart marque.

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo

The GTS is the next step up the 911 performance ladder. The same classic shape and engineering of the 911 S but with a bit more of everything.

Porsche 911 GTS

The GTS Cabriolet is the next step up the 911 performance ladder. The same classic shape and engineering of the 911 S Cabriolet but with a bit more of everything.

Porsche 911 GTS Cabriolet

If you haven't driven the turbo, you haven't yet experienced what a 911 is capable of. Just take a glance at the specification figures. As impressive as the are, the figures still don't do justice to the tactile experience that is an unleashed 911 turbo.

Porsche 911 Turbo

If you haven't driven the turbo, you haven't yet experienced what a 911 is capable of. The cabriolet version takes an unparalleled performance experience and adds the elements. This is simply one of the best ways to take on the great alpine passes of Europe.

Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet

A raucous V12 powers the classy Berlinetta's stunning, curvaceous body. The seemingly endless reserves of tractable power and lashings of luxury make the Berlinetta a truly special GT experience.

Ferrari Berlinetta

The most powerful Ferrari roadcar ever produced has an epic 800 horsepower V12 at it's heart. Even for a Ferrari, this striking machine is outrageously fast.

Ferrari 812 Superfast

The classic lines of Ferrari's California can't disguise the potency of this prancing horse's twin turbo V8.

Ferrari California

The unmistakable lines of Ferrari's 488 reflect this superbly athletic supercar's capabilities. The 488 GTB is a truly sensory experience; blistering acceleration, sublime cornering capabilities and that addictive aural scream.

Ferrari 488 GTB

The 488 Spider is Ferrari's ultimate expression of usable open-top supercar performance. The 488 Spider is quite likely the most intoxicating way to cruise both Alps & Autobahns.

Ferrari 488 GTB Spider

Audi's first supercar, the R8 encompasses all the marque has learned via it's successful racing program, culminating in the superb, naturally aspirated V10. Inside, the R8 has the best interior in the business.

Audi R8 V10

With a refined interior filled with the aural splendor of a sonorous V10 and one of the more compliant supercar chassis, it's no surprise the Audi R8 Spyder has become one of our most popular touring choices.

Audi R8 V10 Cabriolet

Bentley. The name says it all; refinement, quality, power, individuality. The ultimate British luxury GT? Almost certainly.

Bentley Continental GT

The ultimate in luxury British convertible touring, the Bentley Continental GTC pampers it occupants while still providing an extremely capable sports driving experience when called on.

Bentley Continental GTC

The svelte lines and unmistakable class of the DB9 are powered by that V12. The unique aural burble is only outshone by the engine's relentless acceleration.

Aston Martin DB9

If Lamborghini has a 'user-friendly' car, the charismatic Huracan is it. With it's high revving V10, the all-wheel-drive successor to the Gallardo is a manageable yet thrilling supercar.

Lamborghini Huracán

The pinnacle of Lamborghini's range, the Aventador 'hypercar' is an extreme experience in every way; fighter jet lines, a thundering mid-engined V12 and that undeniable Italian charisma.

Lamborghini Aventador

Pricing

Simply choose the car you’d like to drive on this tour, fill out the short enquiry form with your details, preferred dates and any questions you might have and we’ll come back to you within 48 hours.

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Munich, Grossglockner & Gerlos

4 Days/3 Nights.
The Car
Price / Couple
  • Mercedes AMG A45
    €2,600
  • Mercedes AMG CLA45
    €2,600
  • Mercedes AMG C63s
    €2,660
  • Mercedes AMG E63s
    €2,775
  • Mercedes AMG S63 Cabriolet
    €3,150
  • Mercedes AMG GT S
    €3,995
  • BMW M240i Convertible
    €2,550
  • BMW M2
    €2,550
  • BMW M3
    €2,600
  • BMW M4
    €2,660
  • BMW M4 Convertible
    €2,669
  • BMW M5
    €2,800
  • BMW M6
    €2,800
  • BMW i8
    €2,850
  • BMW i8 Roadster
    €2,900
  • Jaguar F-Type Cabriolet
    €2,650
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Coupe
    €2,870
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet
    €2,870
  • Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo
    €2,870
  • Porsche 911 GTS
    €2,980
  • Porsche 911 GTS Cabriolet
    €2,980
  • Porsche 911 Turbo
    €5,171
  • Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet
    €5,171
  • Ferrari F12 Berlinetta
    €7,799
  • Ferrari 812 Superfast
    €7,799
  • Ferrari California
    €5,750
  • Ferrari 488 GTB
    €6,490
  • Ferrari 488 GTB Spider
    €6,490
  • Audi R8 V10
    €4,550
  • Audi R8 V10 Spyder
    €4,550
  • Bentley Continental GT
    €5,150
  • Bentley Continental GTC
    €5,150
  • Aston Martin DB9
    €5,850
  • Lamborghini Huracán
    €6,037
  • Lamborghini Aventador
    €7,799

The map

Enjoy panoramic views across the highest peaks in Austria from the incomparable Grossglockner High Alpine Road. Tour the winding Gerlos Road through the waterfalls and forests of the High Tauern National Park.

  • 275 kms / 170 mi
    Munich, Germany
  • 275 kms / 170 mi
    Lienz, Austria
  • Munich, Germany