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beautiful lake

i base myself normally around the wolfgangsee and visit various lakes from there. we went to... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Dublin, Ireland
Excellent lake vacation

Peaceful lake with not-so-cold water. Several points with facilities like chairs, sail boats... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Ra'anana, Israel
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23 Aug 2018
“beautiful lake”
31 Jul 2018
“Not worth the visit”
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

i base myself normally around the wolfgangsee and visit various lakes from there. we went to altaussee the other day and this is now near the top of my list for beautiful lakes. it is very picturesque and the walk around it is very pleasant....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank nakagoli
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This lake is a small lake in an area of beautiful lakes. It’s too touristy for its size to be enjoyable and the landscape is not a pretty as nearby alternatives like Traunsee or Hallstatt. There are also limited food and parking options.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This area has a lot of hotels and pensions. This leads to a very busy town; however, it does have a small town feeling. With Bad Aussee only a few kilometers away, the conveniences of town are not far away.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TFoster2020
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Peaceful lake with not-so-cold water. Several points with facilities like chairs, sail boats, coffee/bear availability, etc. One can get into the water in many other points. Beautiful view of the surrounding mountains.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Boaz-bbi
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A quiet a laid back town with retired people.very beautiful lake and therapeutic mountains with fresh water.the water is so pure that u can just drink directly ...lovely place to detox

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Anisha B
Reviewed 5 October 2016

walk or bike around, swimming is possible... plenty restaurants in town and also few hotels next to the see. careful on sundays for parking places

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Burak B
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

There is a large boat in which tourists can be shown around the lake - however this isn't what we did. A friend of ours had arranged with one of his friends, to take us out on the lake in his boat. It was just...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank jazzjph
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Altaussee is close to the Loser Panoramastrasse and can be combined in one visit. It is really nice to have a walk around Altaussee and there is also possibilty to take a ship ride. You have to pay for the parking there but I could...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Qamer_Zia
Reviewed 23 July 2015

This is such a beautiful lake and the fact you can walk around it in just 7,5km makes this an advice for everybody to make that walk. You will not regret it. Awesome sights and if you wish you can eat or drink something halfway....More

Date of experience: July 2015
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