Obertraun

WELCOME TO OBERTRAUN!

Obertraun is idyllically located on the shore of Lake Hallstatt, nestling between the Dachstein and Sarstein mountains.
Obertraun is the perfect base for exploring nature's paradise - the Dachstein massif. Take the Dachstein World Heritage Cable Car up to the fascinating Giant Ice Cave and the impressive Mammoth Cave, or travel even further up the Krippenstein to the Dachstein plateau. The views from the "5 Fingers" viewing platform on the Krippenstein are breath-taking. A little higher up is the "World Heritage Spiral".
Discover the natural forces of water beneath the ground in the Koppenbrüller Caves in the valley. Enjoy gentle strolls and experience the culture and natural beauty of our region. There are so many surprises in store. Take time to relax and unwind when you visit the Koppenwinkel - a place to discover inner harmony.
Obertraun is the perfect location, all year round, for peace and quiet and relaxation.Obertraun offers that perfect combination of culture and nature. Are you one of those people whose idea of a holiday is to breathe in clean, fresh air, bathe in crystal clear water and enjoy unspoilt natural surroundings? Visit Obertraun and explore a region with over 1000 years of cultural history, high mountains, glaciers and mysterious caves.

No other landscape is so rich in natural variety - Obertraun is surrounded by beautiful lakes and mountains, making this a perfect holiday destination, for sports enthusiasts too.

We have accommodation to suit all tastes here in Obertraun, ranging from hotels to inns, bed and breakfast to farmhouse accommodation. We look to welcoming you soon!
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Photographs on this web-site courtesy of:
* Inner Salzkammergut Tourist Authorities
* Heli Putz
* Dachstein and Ice Caves - Dachstein & eishöhlen GmbH & co KG
WELCOME TO OBERTRAUN! A blanket of pure white snow glistens in the sunlight, and there is lots of snow down in the valley too. Those who love the snow have everything their hearts desire on the Krippenstein. Whether you are a downhill skier, love skiing off-piste or venturing out in your snow shoes, the Krippenstein is the place to be. The warm mountain huts are welcoming places to rest and enjoy refreshments. Beginner or professional skier, the Krippenstein has plenty to offer. Down in the valley there is a beautiful cross country ski trail which begins by the lake and passes through the Koppenwinkel Nature Preservation Area.

Hours of fun skiing on the Krippenstein

Hours of fun for all the family in the Dachstein-Krippenstein Freeride Ski Arena - snow guaranteed! **************************************************
Photographs on this web-site courtesy of:
* Inner Salzkammergut Tourist Authorities
* Outdoor Leadership
* DAG
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Climate & Weather

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    01.08.2014
    15 / 26 °C
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    16 / 27 °C
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    15 / 25 °C
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    13 / 26 °C
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Arrival & Address

From the A1 motorway, take"Regau" exit
From Munich follow Salzburg-Bad Ischl
From the South, take "Golling" exit on motorway or via Bad Aussee- Koppenpass
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There is a railway station in Obertraun itself - Obertraun-Dachsteinhöhlen
The nearest airport is Salzburg. Flights also available to Linz.
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Any questions? Please call us!
+43 512 5351 553

Daily from 8 am - 10 pm
Company
Geschäftsstelle Obertraun
Tourismusverband Inneres Salzkammergut
Nr. 180
4831 Obertraun, Austria
Obertraun Upper Austria
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