Lakes of Austria
At a relatively short distance bounded by lake Constance in the West and Neusiedler see in Eastern Austria, there are many large and small lakes. The exact number nobody knows. They say that there about about a hundred other large bodies of water and more thousands of small ponds. To the credit of Austria, the country takes care about the purity of your unique the lake district. In every small pond or lake drainage system installed. So the water in these ponds is comparable with drinking. We list the main, the most famous lake of Austria, which are recognized centers of active recreation, swimming and tourism.
The Lake Neusiedler See. which is located in the region known as the Burgenland, is unique and one of a steppe pond in Europe. The length of the lake is 34 km and width 12 km, but its depth is not very large, only 1.8 meters. Viennese I love this lake and call it simply, “Vienna lake”. There stretches a magnificent national Park.
Lake wörther see, Ossiacher see, Millstatter see and Weissensee, which are located in the southern part of Austria, Carinthia, renowned for its warm waters. Here I like to call fans of water sports. Also in this area a lot smaller, but the same popular lakes: feld see, Afritzer Zee and others.
Lake Erlaufsee and Lunzer see. which is located in the scenic districts of Lower Austria, right at the foot of majestic Alpine mountains, attract visitors and tourists from all over the world, crystal clear waters, mountain air and beautiful nature.
Lake Grundlsee in the Styrian attractive for recreational Windsurfing. Lake Toplitzsee with unique rocky coastlines and cliffs, with frightening names “Dead mountain”, has always attracted thrill-seekers, ancient legends and legends.
Upper Austria will enjoy beautiful lakes Attersee and Traunsee. All these lakes are bordered by wooded slopes of the Alps. Beautiful view!
And here we come to the resort area, called, precisely, the land of lakes is the “Salzkammergut”. Here you will learn about Obertrumer see, Mattsee and the Wallersee. wonderful lakes and recreation centers.
Tyrol’s largest lake Achensee and the Tristacher see.
And finally, the most famous, lake Constance. what is in the area of Vorarlberg. This lake is a great place for recreation and tourism.