Mitterbach am Erlaufsee

Mitterbach at the Erlauf lake in the Mariazeller country!
Nature park community in the Ötscher-Tormäuer region!

Situated at an altitude of 800m at the foot of the 1626m high Gemeindealpe mountain as part of the nature park Ötscher-Tormäuer, Mitterbach is an ideal holiday destination for your whole family at each time of the year.

The Erlauf lake surrounded by beautiful mountains and well known for its excellent water quality, invites you to go fishing, swimming, diving, surfing and renting a boat. Sport and fitness facilities at the nearby leisure centre, bathing fun at the Alpenbad heated by solar energy as well as possibilities to go riding complete the municipality's offer.

A sound environment, air rich in oxygen and a nice climate, combined with a unique flora form part ...

... of the strenghts of Mitterbach. Many sign-posted hiking paths invite you to relaxing excursions into the closer surroundings or to more demanding one or two day excursion tours.

A romantic theme path along the Erlauf reservoir lake between Mitterbach and the Erlaufklause informs you about the local fauna & flora. An "Eldorado" for fishers are the Erlauf river and the Erlauf reservoir lake.

Do also visit the 4 other communities of the Mariazeller country,
St. Sebastian, Halltal, Gusswerk, and Mariazell

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Recommended Accommodations

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Climate & Weather

  • Today
    14 / 20 °C
  • Tomorrow
    14 / 21 °C
  • Thursday
    12 / 22 °C
  • Friday
    11 / 23 °C
  • Saturday
    11 / 24 °C
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Arrival & Address

Arrival from St. Pölten, direction Mariazell along the federal road B20 (about 70 km)
Arrival from Vienna, direction Linz till St. Pölten Süd on the highway A1, afterwards direction Mariazell along the B20 (about 120 km)
Arrival from Graz, direction Bruck/Mur or Kapfenberg on the highway A9 or the federal road B335, afterwards direction Mariazell/St. Pölten along the B20 (about 115 km)
Plan Route Now
from St. Pölten main station to Mitterbach with the Mariazellerbahn (train);
from Vienna west station to St. Pölten main station, and continuing with the Mariazellerbahn - Mitterbach
From Vienna, Südtirolerplatz by bus, direct connection
from Graz via Bruck/Mur (train), Mariazell (bus)
Vienna - Schwechat
Graz - Thalerhof
flight reservation
Any questions? Please call us!
+43 512 5351 553

Daily from 8 am - 10 pm
Tourismusverein Mitterbach a. Erlaufsee
Hauptstraße 14
3224 Mitterbach am Erlaufsee, Austria
Mitterbach  am  Erlaufsee Lower Austria