Lake Attersee – the largest inland water in Austria

Follow the tracks of Gustav Klimt at Lake Attersee

Lake Attersee in the Salzkammergut region, thanks to its size of 47 square kilometres, offers plenty of space for all popular water sports.

Attersee in the Salzkammergut
Attersee in the Salzkammergut

Submerge yourself into the deep blue glory that is Lake Attersee and get excited about the many leisure and holiday activities available. Next to swimming, wind surfing, sailing and punting you can also look forward to great underwater adventures when diving at Lake Attersee. Fishers can expect a great variety of fish species including pike, brown trout, common trout, rainbow trout and Arctic char, vendace, eels, bass and whitefish. During a walk along the sheer endless shores you can explore the wildly romantic surroundings of Lake Attersee. And after an extensive walk you can take the boat back to your starting point: while sitting back to relax.

Follow the tracks of Gustav Klimt at the picturesque Lake Attersee in Austria

Look forward to a special cultural highlight in the Salzkammergut region and visit the themed walk: ”Klimt at Lake Attersee“. At 24 selected stops surrounding the Austrian lake you will be informed in detail about the life and work of the Viennese Art Deco Artist Gustav Klimt. Today’s known masterpieces of the world famous artist include more than 50 landscape paintings of which a large part was created at Lake Attersee.

Your activity & cultural holiday in the Salzkammergut region

Whether you prefer fun in the sun at Lake Attersee or want to follow the tracks of Gustav Klimt: the team at Country Hotel Eichingerbauer in the Salzkammergut region will be happy to be your host and is looking forward to receiving your online room enquiry.

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Hiking Salzkammergut

(bookable the whole year)

  • 5 nights in your choosen category
  • vital buffet in the morning with live cooking
  • 4-course-indulgence menu in the evening
  • daily lunch packet
  • hiking tour (at least 4 persons)


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Week Special

(bookable the whole year, acceptable over the 12/31)

  • 7 nights / 8 days
  • breakfast buffet & dinner
  • spa voucher € 20,00
  • shipping tour on the lake Mondsee, guided hiking tour
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