Strobl

A hearty welcome in Strobl at the lake Wolfgangsee

Strobl is situated at the east shore of the Abersee lake, which is the old name or this part of Wolfgangsee lake. The name goes back to the iron merchant family Strobl, of whom the village´s sign of arms reminds us. The name Strobl meaning "unkempt man" was very common in south Germany.

From late medieval times to the 17th century Strobl was a centre of pilgrims and carters. When the nearby town of Bad Ischl became famous because of the Habsburg family Strobl got increasingly important, too.

At the turn of the century it had already become a well-known holiday resort with modern facilities. With its wide, flat lake shore and natural beaches today Strobl ...

... is among the most famous holiday resorts in the Salzkammergut region, which features almost all kinds of sports and leisure time facilites.



The Postalm area (1,200-2,000 m altitude) near Strobl is the largest mountain plateau in Austria (40 km²). In summer one can go on extensive hiking tours, in winter the ski center has 8 lifts, numerous downhill slopes and nordic ski tracks at all levels of difficulty.

"A picturesque setting, worth visiting" - content holiday makers talking about Strobl am Wolfgangsee. And the inhabitants of Strobl have always been very proud of their "picturesque surroundings" - for over 610 years!

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Recommended Accommodations

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Climate & Weather

Weather
  • Today
    22.07.2014
    16 / 21 °C
  • Tomorrow
    23.07.2014
    16 / 23 °C
  • Thursday
    24.07.2014
    13 / 24 °C
  • Friday
    25.07.2014
    15 / 25 °C
  • Saturday
    26.07.2014
    13 / 26 °C
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Arrival & Address

motorway from Vienna: exit Regau or Mondsee;
motorway from Salzburg: exit Thalgau, Fuschl, or take the exit Mondsee, Wolfgangsee;
federal road from Salzburg via Hof, Fuschl, Wolfgangsee

Plan Route Now
Salzburg main station - take the bus to the Wolfgangsee lake or the train to Bad Ischl and from there by bus to the Wolfgangsee lake.


Salzburg airport, continue by bus to the Wolfgangsee lake


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Any questions? Please call us!
+43 512 5351 553

Daily from 8 am - 10 pm
Tourismusverband Strobl
Moosgasse 275
5350 Strobl, Austria
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