Recreational paradise on Lake Hallstatt

Recreational paradise on Lake Hallstatt

Summer, blue skies, sunshine: Indispensable on a summer vacation, in the Salzkammergut, is the extensive bathing fun. The family-friendly beach in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt is one of the most beautiful and best maintained swimming facilities on Lake Hallstatt and scores high with guests and hosts in many ways: with a beach volleyball court, children’s playground, barbeque areas, water slide, and even free parking.

The large sunbathing area, the spacious changing rooms and the beautifully situated snack bar, with a variety of delicacies, are ideal for long swimming days in the World Heritage region of Hallstatt / Dachstein Salzkammergut. This is what makes bathing in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt fun: Summer, sun, Salzkammergut!

Bike hire Immervoll

The Immervol bike rental is located directly at the See-Cafe & beach in Obertraun. The perfect starting point for a bike ride along Lake Hallstatt on the “Ostuferradweg” for example.

» Bike hire Immervoll

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Boat hire in Obertraun

Obertraun | Immervoll boat hire: Located directly on the beach with lakeside café. For ePirates, thigh pumpers thighs or biceps posers – for each captain, the right boat!

» Bootsverleih in Obertraun am Hallstättersee

© Kraft | Ihre Bootsverleih in Obertraun am Hallstättersee

Unforgettable holiday experience

Take an extraordinary ride on Lake Hallstatt with Navia, and turn back time. On board a Zille, sister to those that transported the “white gold” from Hallstatt’s Salzberg, or Salt Mountain, into the wider world 500 years ago.

» Unforgettable holiday experience

© Kraft | Salarius - die neue und traditionelle Schifffahrt am Hallstättersee


Date: Tue, May. 22, 2018
Ort:  Hallstätter See, Hallstatt / Obertraun
Ferry rides in ancient wooden boats, There’s plenty to experience on the wold wooden boats!


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Date: Mon, May. 28, 2018 , 21:00 — 22:00
Ort:  Hallstätter See, Hallstatt / Obertraun
From April to September 2018 on Lake Hallstatt


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Date: Fri, Jun. 1, 2018
Ort:  Strandbad Obertraun, 4831 Obertraun
Unforgettable experience for early birds. Daily from 1st June until 31th August 2018. Only after prior registration by latest until 18:00 the day before!


© Ertl | Zillen-Early-Morning-Trip auf dem Hallstättersee

Date: Wed, Jul. 11, 2018 , 20:00
Ort:  Hallstätter See - Obertrauner Bucht, Obertraun
On this summer evening the Obertrauner bay becomes one of the most romantic places on Lake Hallstatt.


© Tourismusbüro Obertraun

Date: Sat, Aug. 4, 2018 , 09:00 — 16:00
Ort:  Hallstätter See, 4830 Hallstatt
The third “Lake Hallstatt swimming marathon” takes place in the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut.


© Bernhard Höll

Date: Sat, Aug. 4, 2018 , 18:00
Ort:  Strandbad Obertraun, 4831 Obertraun


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The Hallstatt Lake – Lake it!

Already more than 200 years ago the world traveller Alexander von Humboldt appreciated Lake Hallstatt in the Salzkammergut and named Hallstatt "the most beautiful lakeside resort in the world". Now, just two centuries later, the numerous visitors from all over the world have also learnt cherish Lake Hallstatt. Whether for a romantic cruise with an electric boat or on board one of the excursion ships, whether it be bathing in Hallstatt, Bad Goisern or Obertraun, or hiking along the fjord-like waters - Lake Hallstatt in the Salzkammergut has captivated everyone. And so it is hardly surprising that on the water and on its shores, more and more recreation seekers are enjoying themselves. A holiday destination for those who are looking for variety. And when are you coming to Lake Hallstatt?

Information at a glance

  • Large beach
    Free Parking
    Snack bar
    Beach volleyball court
    Children’s playground
    Barbeque pits
     Toilet facilities
    Snack bar
  • Contact
    Seecafe am Strandbad in Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt
    Concat person: Rosi Fischer
    4831 Obertraun
    Phone: : +43 (0) 650 61 771 65
  • Contact
    Tourist Office Obertraun on Lake Hallstatt

    Ferienregion Dachstein Salzkammergut
    Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
    Geschäftstelle Obertraun
    Nr. 180
    4831 Obertraun, Österreich, Austria
    Phone: +43 (0) 5 95095 40
    Fax: +43 (0) 6131 / 34222

    Opening times
    Tourist Office Obertraun

    November to April: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 17:00 hrs
    Sat, Son & Holidays 9:00 - 15:00 hrs
    May and October: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 17:00 hrs
    Sat, Sun& Holiday closed
    June to September: Mon – Fri 8:30 - 18:00 hrs
    Saturday: 9:00 - 13:00 hrs