Holidays Neusiedler See Region

Holidays on lake Neusiedler See

Lake Neusiedler See, also known as Vienna's sea, makes a true paradise for water sport fans of all ages. Sailing, kite surfing, stand-up paddling, canoeing or swimming rank among the favorite activities. Thanks to the mild climate and the pleasant water temperature, the wind surfing season starts already in April. Seven lakeside beaches - located between Mörbisch and Illmitz around Austria's biggest lake – offer shady lawns, large sunbathing areas, child activity zones, playgrounds, swimming islands and many more highlights for the whole family. Since the Pannonian summers are extremely dry and warm, the region lends itself to outstanding nature exploration along the wine theme trails. Be it walking, cycling, playing golf or horseback riding – a wonderful holiday on lake Neusiedler See creates memories that will stay with you forever. Nearby St. Martins Therme spa center is a great bad weather alternative.

Pannonian summer full of sports and pleasant days

Close your eyes and enjoy floating in the pleasant water. Feel the power of the winds while sailing on a boat or improve your skills in a canoe boat. Summer on lake Neusieedler See has so many facets for both active vacationers and those in search of rest and relaxation. Water sport fans will love wind surfing, sailing and kite surfing. Nature explorers get together on wonderful theme trails just perfect to discover the region's varied fauna and flora in Europe's westernmost steppe lake. Endless sunbathing hours are guaranteed at the local swimming baths and lakeside beaches.
An absolute must-do is a cycling tour on the popular Neusiedler See cycle way. Horseback riding aficionados will find splendid routes amid the picturesque Seewinkel national park, leading past vineyards, grazing sheep and albino donkeys. Camping on lake Neusiedler See has its own special flair but there are also heaps of nice guesthouses, B&Bs and hotels for all budgets. With some 2000 sunshine hours per year, the Neusiedler See holiday region promises wonderful summer days amid vineyards and grapes. Some of the finest wines can be found here as well, accompanied by mouth-watering delicacies of the Pannonian cuisine. Wine lovers are strongly recommended to visit the village of Rust.

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Cycling Neusiedler See Region

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  • A true paradise for cycling fans: welcome to the Neusiedler See region offering a superb 1000 km cycle trail network giving access to 39 routes traveling amid picture-book steppe lake landscapes – almost without change in elevation.
  • All family-friendly trails and ambitious tours are perfectly signposted. Steep ascents can't be found within the scenic Neusiedler See region. A few more demanding routes are available as well, like the Cherry Blossom cycle path or the Rosalia cycling trail.
  • Lovely Neusiedler See cycleway ranks among the favorite ones – it was awarded UNESCO World Heritage. Sporty cyclists enjoy a 122 km long day trip while less ambitious sportsmen can take full advantage of panoramic boat transfer services.
  • Culture coupled with culinary delights await you on the Culture Cycle Path with nice rest stops in the wine village of Gols or the Barqoue-style Halbturn castle.

3 Lakes in Neusiedler See Region

  • Water
    Temperature:
    18 - 25 °C
    Size: 142 km² Beach: Sandy Beach, Sunning Lawn Village: Neusiedl am See Region: Neusiedler See Region
    Day tickets (EUR)
    High season / Adult
    from 2.00 select
  • Size: 2.16 km² Beach: Sunning Lawn Village: Neufeld Region: Neusiedler See Region
    Day tickets (EUR)
    High season / Adult
    from 5.20 select
  • Size: 1.2 km² Beach: Sunning Lawn Village: St. Andrä Region: Neusiedler See Region
    Day tickets (EUR)
    High season / Adult
    from 1.70 select
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Slow down – Relax & unwind on lake Neusiedler See

In the course of December, lake Neusiedler See is covered with a thick layer of ice: welcome to central Europe's biggest natural ice skating rink! Leave your surf board at home and bring your skates or try ice surfing and ice sailing. Great fun and action for all ages guaranteed. Cross-country skiing enthusiasts enjoy a 15 kilometer long Nordic track which is perfectly groomed all winter. Right at the beginning of the cold season you can watch the graylag geese pass by – up to 30,000 Nordic geese spend the whole winter in the Seewinkel national park, depending on the weather conditions. After a cold winter day in the outdoors, you are warmly welcome to the St. Martins Therme spa center offering marvelous sauna parlors and thermal pools with healing thermal water. Ultimate relaxation during your winter holiday on lake Neusiedler See also awaits you at the Marienkron Kneipp center or on a pleasant guided hike through the Seewinkel national park.

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Climate & Weather

Weather
  • Today
    01.09.2015
    18 / 33 °C
  • Tomorrow
    02.09.2015
    19 / 25 °C
  • Thursday
    03.09.2015
    14 / 24 °C
  • Friday
    04.09.2015
    15 / 20 °C
  • Saturday
    05.09.2015
    13 / 21 °C
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