"Ostuferweg" partially closed!
Important note for hikers and cyclists: From 25th May to 9th July 2020 the "Ostuferweg" hiking and biking trail will be closed from Monday to Friday from 7:00 to 16:30. The closure affects the section from the “Seeraunzn” restaurant (Obersee) to the start of the hiking trail in Obertraun (Salzhafen). The popular recreational path along Lake Hallstatt is freely accessible on weekends and public holidays. Your editors.
Culinary meeting place on Lake Hallstatt
On the “Ostuferwanderweg“ (east shore hiking and biking trail) between Obertraun, Hallstatt and Bad Goisern lies one of the most popular restaurant destinations within the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region; the “Seeraunzn”. Whether in the cosy dining room or on the large sun terrace right next to the Lake Hallstatt, you can enjoy excellent Salzkammergut kitchen with freshly caught fish and the best products and ingredients from the UNESCO World Heritage region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. Furthermore the delicious homemade pastries and cakes will tempt you to take a break while hiking, biking or Nordic Walking.
Whether in cycling shorts, on the e-bike, in hiking boots or by sightseeing pleasure boat belonging to the “Hallstätter Seeschifffahrt” , the “Seeraunzn” in Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt is always in season between spring and autumn!
Bad Goisern/Obertraun/Hallstatt | Eastern Shore Hiking and Cycling Trail: The much-loved trail was adapted in 207, and ever since has become increasingly popular with cyclists.
Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt |“ s'Goiserer Seeplatzl”: In the middle of the romantic ‘Ostuferwanderweg’ (East shore hiking trail) between Bad Goisern and Obertraun with a culinary connection! Perfect for a holiday afternoon in the World Heritage region!
Hallstatt/Obertraun | East bank trail: along the lake of Hallstatt from Obersee to Obertraun, about 3 hours; around the Hallstätter Lake, about 3 hours!
Magical Spots between Mountains and Lakes
From the Kalverienberg in Gosau, which offers visitors fantastic panoramas of the Gosau Valley, the romantic Koppenwinkel Lake in Obertraun with its absolute tranquillity, to the incomparable charm of the “Goiserer Seeplatzl”, the numerous enchanting locations of the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut wait to be discovered. We’ve compiled a list of the most beautiful natural settings between mountains and lakes just for you—and new ideas are continually added!
Lace up your hiking boots, load up your backpack and hit the trail! Enjoy gorgeous natural surroundings, charming architecture and friendly people as you wander down idyllic lanes and paths. The daily grind gets left behind and your head becomes as clear as the air in the high alpine landscape of the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Hallstatt Dachstein Salzkammergut. Along the well-marked paths, you will find the ideal conditions for escaping the monotony of everyday life. Whether you’re a passionate mountain hiker or a nature enthusiast, traveling alone or with the entire family, you’ll enjoy scaling our regional peaks. In our comprehensive route planner, you’ll discover a variety of suggestions for creating your ideal hike. You can pick up a detailed hiking map at one of the four tourist offices of the Dachstein Salzkammergut holiday region. Each map describes favourite routes for exploring Hallstatt, Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt, Gosau and Obertraun. We hope you’ll have a wonderful time discovering the wonders between our mountains and lakes!
Information at a glance
- Reachable via the “Ostuferwanderweg” (east shore hiking trail). About 2 hour via foot from Obertraun and 60 minutes from Hallstatt train station. With the bike from Hallstatt in about 1 hour. From the centre of Bad Goisern about 45 minutes.
- • With the "Goisern II" pleasure boat from July to September from Hallstatt, Untersee and Steeg (Bad Goisern). Journey times and more details can be found here ...
- • Link-Tip: Right next door: S'Goiserer Platzl - one of the nicest “Glücksplätze” (places of happiness) within the Salzkammergut.
- Restaurants around Lake Hallstt an the Gosau valley at a glamce
Restaurant "Im Kainz" in Hallstatt
Fish restaurant Seewirt in Hallstatt
Bräugasthof Inn in Hallstatt
Moserwirt Inn in Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt
Agathawirt Inn Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt
Restaurant Goiserer mill in Bad Goisern on Lake Hallstatt
The Sommerhof Restaurant in Gosau
Brandwirt Inn with “Pizza to go“
Culinary events at a glance