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Gmunden

Holidays in Gmunden

Located on Lake Traunse in the pristine Salzkammergut region, Gmunden is a great destination for water lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Although Gmunden is famous for its beautiful Gmunden Pottery, the idyllic little town on Lake Traunsee has plenty more to offer for summer vacationers, including countless recreational options and gorgeous surroundings. In the summer Traunsee is one of the Salzkammergut’s most popular lakes. Boat tours are fun and an excellent way to get a closer look of the lake. Fishers appreciate the peace and tranquility of the lake. On warm summer nights the lake inspires romance with a stroll along the pretty Gmunden Esplanade. Also located on Lake Traunsee is the medieval Schloss Ort castle, one of the Salzkammergut’s oldest buildings.



Only 1004 meters tall, Grünberg makes for a leisurely hike. From the top of the mountain you get awesome views of Lake Traunsee and the rugged peaks of Höllengebirge, Traunstein and Totes Gebirge. 

In the winter there is great skiing in the family-friendly Feuerkogel ski area and on Hochlecken. The area is also popular with ski mountaineers. In the winter, the views of the snow-covered Salzkammergut and its lakes are sublime. 

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Find the perfect accommodation for your upcoming Gmunden trip on Tiscover, whether it’s a luxurious 5-star hotel, a self-catering apartments or a friendly B&B on the lake.

Only 1004 meters tall, Grünberg makes for a leisurely hike. From the top of the mountain you get awesome views of Lake Traunsee and the rugged peaks of Höllengebirge, Traunstein and Totes Gebirge. 

In the winter there is great skiing in the family-friendly Feuerkogel ski area and on Hochlecken. The area is also popular with ski mountaineers. In the winter, the views of the snow-covered Salzkammergut and its lakes are sublime.

Hotels, Guesthouses and More
Find the perfect accommodation for your upcoming Gmunden trip on Tiscover, whether it’s a luxurious 5-star hotel, a self-catering apartments or a friendly B&B on the lake.

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The lively city with southern charm lost nothing from its attraction since its appointment as spa cure city (1862). Its unique location on the bank of the lake Traunsee, surrounded by mountains, together with its cultural past offers a special flair . Original scene of the TV series "Schlosshotel Orth"

Things you will find only in Gmunden:

Lake Traunsee shipping cruises (also in wintertime)

Gmundner ceramics and ceramic manufacturies

Land and lake castle Ort

Renaissance city hall with ceramic chime

Grünberg cable car (ski mountain Grünberg)

Tram of Gmunden and "Traunsee-railways"

Themepath "Millenium way of Gmunden" and "On the traces of the horse railway"

Situated on at the romantic road


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Gmunden is neither a big town nor a peaceful mountain village.

Gmunden is MORE!

A cultural center, a charming place, a romantic and lively spot in the heart of Upper Austria! You will find both restful moments and active days in a very special ambiance.

Let your holiday dreams come true - in GMUNDEN.

All this and a lot more is waiting for you amidst the outstanding Traunsee holiday region.

Events, highlights, culture, nature, sports and activities: the choice is all yours.

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The lively town of Gmunden became an officially recognized Spa Resort in 1862. Due to its idyllic location right on the shores of Traunsee Lake, embedded in a stunning mountain scenery, it makes a perfect place for rest and recreation for the whole family. Plenty of cultural highlights and attractions await you!

Unique Highlights ...

Lovely boat trips on Traunsee Lake with the paddle steamer "Gisela"

Gmundner Ceramics & Manufacturing

Ort Castles

Renaissance-style town hall with ceramic chime

Grünbergseilbahn cable car

Gmunden Tramway and Traunseebahn Railway

Gmunden Millennium Trail "On the tracks of the Horse Railway"

Located right on the romantic Road

List of Accommodation Providers

Gmunden is neither a big town nor a peaceful mountain village.

Gmunden is MORE!

A cultural center, a charming place, a romantic and lively spot in the heart of Upper Austria! You will find both restful moments and active days in a very special ambiance.

Let your holiday dreams come true - in GMUNDEN.

All this and a lot more is waiting for you amidst the outstanding Traunsee holiday region.

Events, highlights, culture, nature, sports and activities: the choice is all yours.

For more detailed information and live cams also visit us at:
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Arrival & Address

A1 Westautobahn motorway Vienna - Salzburg, exit Steyrermühl or Regau, 7 km to the motorway
also possible motowrway exits Lindach and Vorchdorf
From Germany via Passau on the motorway A 8 till cross Wels North, further on direction cross "Voralpenkreuz", there in direction Salzburg on the A1 to the mentioned exits.
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Westbahn line Salzburg - Vienna (Nr. 100) via Attnang-Puchheim, connecting trains to the Salzkammergutbahn (Nr. 170) to the railway station Gmunden

or arriving from Germany via Passau to Wels, changing train in direction Attnang/Puchheim, connecting trains to the Salzkammergutbahn (Nr. 170) to the railway station Gmunden

or from Graz via Selzthal and Stainich Irdning to Gmunden
Salzburg Airport W.A. Mozart or Blue Danube Airport Linz, both about 70 km away
Vienna International Airport Schwechat ca. 300 Km
Munich Airport Franz-Joseph-Strauss ca. 300 Km
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Daily from 8 am - 9 pm
MTV Ferienregion Traunsee Tourismusbüro Gmunden
Rathausplatz 1
4810 Gmunden, Austria
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