A paved road to Bielerhöhe Pass in the Austrian Alps
Bielerhöhe Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 2.071m (6,794ft) above the sea level, located on the boundary of Vorarlberg and Tyrol, in Austria.
Set high in the Austrian Alps, the road to the summit is totally paved. It’s the scenic Silvretta Hochalpenstraße High Alpine Road. The pass connects Montafon (in Vorarlberg) and the Paznaun valley (in Tyrol).
The drive offers sweeping views. The pass is closed to normal traffic from November to April. The road to the summit is pretty steep. Starting at Bludenz, the ascent is 35 km (21 miles) long. The average percentage is 3.8 %. Atop of the pass there are several restaurants and hotels.