The turquoise-coloured Lake Attersee, measuring almost 47 km² in size, is internationally famed for its excellent sailing conditions. The constant “Rosenwind” guarantees exceptional sailing and surfing fun, but diving along the shores and waterskiing are also popular activities. In summer, the water reaches 25°C, making Lake Attersee a wonderful bathing lake, too.
Facilities: Bathing areas, cruise lines, boat rental, sailing and surfing courses, boat docks, camping grounds, hotels
Further Information: www.attersee.at
Thanks to its ideal position at the center of the 76 Salzkammergut lakes and its cleanliness, Lake Hallstatt is particularly suited for swimming, fishing, canoeing and rafting. At 508m above sea level, this 125m deep lake has one of the largest fish populations and supports all kinds of diving sports. There are numerous hikes and walks around the lake and through the surrounding mountains, all that can be ended with a refreshing dip in the 23°C summer waters.
Facilities: Bathing areas, nude beaches, cruise lines, canoeing, kayaking, boat rental, camping grounds, hotels
Further Information: www.dachstein-salzkammergut.at
The Lake Irrsee - or Zellersee, as it is also known - is delightfully located in the scenic Salzkammergut region. In the summer, this 5km long and 27°C warm lake is ideal for swimming, rowing, canoeing, kayaking and fishing.
Facilities: Bathing beaches, fishing, campsites, hotels
Further Information: www.mondsee.salzkammergut.at