What would Salzburg be without its pleasures? Throughout the year, in all regions and naturally also in the City of Salzburg, wonderful dishes are waiting to be savoured. These exceptional Salzburg specialities are simply part of life. Traditional recipes find their place at the dinner table to this day – whether it is at home, at an inn, a mountain hut or in an award-winning restaurant. A little journey with delectable recipes...
Summer, Sun, Lake. The region around the deep blue Fuschlsee captivates with its landscape of gentle mountain pastures and nearby mountain peaks.
Winter pleasure in a Natural Paradise. The seven towns around the peaceful Fuschlsee invite you for hiking in the snow-covered winter landscape, for skiing fun for the whole family and for a cup of warm Punsch at the Christmas market.
The Fuschlsee holiday region is located in the Salzkammergut, embedded between Filbling, Ellmaustein and Feldberg. In the midst of this region lies the blue jewel: the picturesque Lake Fuschl.
Around this recreational area, popular with the people of Salzburg, are six resorts that boast warmth and hospitality in unspoilt nature. Refreshing lakes, scenic peaks and lush green Alpine pastures invite for active relaxation.
The six locations of the Fuschlsee holiday region are:
The region around the lake is known for its picturesque nature – between impressive mountain ranges and crystal clear lakes, everyone finds their unforgettable holiday experience. How about with a boat trip on the lake? The electrically operated wooden barge takes you from Fuschl am See to Fischerei Castle in Hof near Salzburg and back again. The Fuschlsee pool with its giant slide, heated outdoor pool, large lawn, fitness area, sauna and much more leaves nothing to be desired. If you prefer something quieter, select one of the small beaches on the Fuschlsee or the picturesque Hintersee.
The Fuschlsee region offers numerous opportunities for hikers. The Alpine meadow area of Faistenau-Hintersee, for example, with its 150 kilometres of hiking trails and mountain pastures ensures fascinating impressions and views. A wide range of destinations and attractions are offered in the Fuschlsee holiday region for families. Cyclists certainly get their money’s worth in the Fuschlsee region. Racing bike friendly businesses as well as information and tour suggestions in various racing bike documents, ensure unforgettable stays for racing bike riders. For those who prefer something more comfortable, E-bike rental is available!
Some highlights such as the romantic deer feeding or a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the snow-covered winter landscape complete the winter offer! The skiing area of Gaissau-Hintersee with 30km of ski slopes is very suitable for families. In the cross-country skiing village of Faistenau, cross-country skiers certainly get their money’s worth. In addition to classical and skating trails, there are also two flood-lit ski trails available which make cross-country skiing a special experience.
Numerous cultural, culinary, traditional and sporting events take place in the Fuschlsee holiday region both in summer and in winter!