The Krimmler Waterfalls have a total height of 380 metres or 1,247 feet, and is the second highest waterfall in Austria. The falls are formed from the Krimmler Ache river and are in the Hohe Tauern National Park. Krimmler is a tiered waterfall. It begins at the top of the Krimmler Achendal and plunges downward in three stages. The upper stage has a drop of 140 meters, the middle a drop of 100 meters, and the lowest a drop of 140 meters. This image shows the beginning of the lower fall.