our 7 favorite
lakes in the area
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Lake Gosausee, also called “the eye of God”, with the majestic Dachstein behind it, is one of the most popular photo subjects in the region. Gazing at the reflection of the Dachstein glacier in the crystal-clear glacier water of Lake Gosausee is an unforgettable experience.
The three World Heritage towns of Bad Goisern, Obertraun and Hallstatt delimit Lake Hallstättersee. Here you can go hiking, admire the wonderful landscape and enjoy your vacation.
Lake Grundlsee is also called the "Styrian Sea" because it is the largest lake in Styria. The crystal-clear water invites you to swim and splash around with a view of the Dead Mountains.
Due to the strong wind, lake Traunsee offers ideal conditions to athletes. Get ready for wakeboarding, sailing and surfing with a view of the impressive Traunstein peek.
Lake Attersee, the largest inland lake in Austria, is the perfect place for divers and sailors. Because of the turquoise water it is often called "The Sea of the Salzkammergut".