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Around the Attersee


Recreation & Sports at the Lake

Attersee is located in the beautiful Salzkammergut region at the western shores of the largest lake in Austria. A stunning panorama of magnificent Lake Attersee and the steep slopes of the surrounding mountains is provided due to the perfect location of the village on a natural elevation at the shore. The picturesque village is not only an oasis for bathing at the largest lake in Austria but also the perfect starting point for magnificent hiking tours in the surroundings of Lake Attersee. Furthermore, there are plenty of sports options: swimming in the nicely warm water of Lake Attersee as well as hiking through remarkable surrounding – young and old will definitely enjoy themselves in the Salzkammergut region.

Summer Experience at Lake Attersee

There are plenty of offers to be active amid nature during summer trips to Lake Attersee. Lake Attersee with its turquoise color and nicely warm water temperatures is particularly tempting for swimming and recreation during the hot season. The adventure pools in the village are the perfect place to spend some great time at the lake. Pleasure for the entire family is guaranteed with the giant water slide, a wild water channel and a heated pool. The comfortable lawns offer perfect conditions for relaxation and time to recharge your batteries.

The many sailors gliding on the water are characteristic for the lake. Thanks to many sailing schools located at the shores of the lake, everyone can enjoy this special experience. Boat rental services make it possible to explore the water in an interesting way and enjoy the beautiful panorama from the lake. An excursion with one of the Attersee Ships is definitely a highlight – they start in regular intervals in Attersee and cruise across the entire lake. Action is guaranteed with the many options available for various water sports activities such as wake boarding and water skiing. It is not only the lake itself but also the village of Attersee at Lake Attersee that is a hotspot for active times amid a natural surrounding. It is the ideal starting point for magnificent hiking tours and walks in Upper Austria – discover the panorama path which offers a spectacular view of the surrounding nature and Lake Achensee. Furthermore, a walk into the Reinthaler Moos is also a unique adventure. Hike through a low-moor bog in a beautiful nature resort with a unique flora and fauna.

Enjoy wonderful walks around the largest lake in Austria when on winter holidays in Attersee at Lake Attersee. The relaxing peace of nature at the lake in winter soothes body and soul. Cozy coffee houses and inns await you to take a rest and get warm again – be pampered with delicious regional delights. There are also numerous events in winter, which ensure entertainment and cultural moments in the magic village of Attersee at Lake Attersee.

Holidays around Lake Hallstatt

Hotels and accommodation providers in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern, Gosau and Obertraun offer the ideal room or apartment for your holidays, no matter what your tastes. Aside from establishments rated according to the international "star" scale, you will also find around Lake Hallstatt in Austria businesses that have been awarded two to four "edelweiss". The more flowers, the greater comforts you can expect. Whether you eventually find your cozy nest in an elegant 5-star luxury hotel, at comfortable guesthouse, a family-friendly apartment, or on a traditional farm, the choice is always entirely up to you.

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