Pristine lake, Turquoise water and mountains around will leave you mesmerized. Equally popular during summers as well as winters, Austrian lakes are worth the time spent.
When to visit:
may - october .
12:00 - 23:59 Everyday
Ice skating on Lakes can be done during winters.
Salzburg is surrounded with many pristine lakes which can be reached within 30 minutes. These lakes presents clear turquoise water, mountains & farmland in every direction.
The “Best of” Austrian Lakes Outside of Salzburg
MONDSEE – Most Likely to Exist in a Fairytale and BEST Electric Boats
MATTSEE – Best Grassy Beach Area and Most Accessible Lake Activities
ATTERSEE – Most Beautiful Lake and Mountain Scenery
WOLGANGSEE – Best Looking Water
HINTERSEE – Best Place for a Peaceful Lake Stroll
FUSCHLSEE – Best Summer Destination for the Rich and Famous
WALLERSEE – Most Accessible by Train
HALLSTÄTTER SEE – Most Historic and Scenic Lake Village
TRAUNSEE – Most Enchanting Lake of Austria
ZELLER SEE – Most Athletic Lake Destination
The closest lake is Mondsee, you can rent an electric boat for 15 euros/hour, float around and enjoy the scenery. The best way to enjoy the Salzburg Lakes is to rent a car and drive. You can cover multiple Austrian lakes in one day as they are close by.