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Upper Austria

Holiday region Lake Traunsee

What is the most beautiful on Lake Traunsee? Is it the relaxing hikes along the shores of the lake or the mountain tours or the culinary highlights? You have to decide for yourself. Discover the beauty of Lake Traunsee within the varied Best of Experience Upper Austria programme. Lake Traunsee Salzkammergut will surprise you.


Tuesday, 27 June 2017

17.30        Boat trip from Gmunden to Traunkirchen incl. regional buffet directly on board (approx. 2 hours)

19.45        Check-in at the hotel and cosy night cap (not compulsory)


Wednesday, 28 June 2017

08.00        Breakfast at the Symposion Hotel Post

09.30        Guided tour through the old town of Gmunden and the lake castle Ort
Get to know more about the historical old town of Gmunden and the historical lake castle Ort.

11.30        Fish specialities at the lake castle

Enjoy the various fish specialities (Stanglfische, Fischbosna and Fischsalami) and get to know more about the fishers and the fishes from Lake Traunsee.

13.00        Trip to the Gmunden pottery manufacturer

Guided tour through the Gmunden pottery. After the tour you will have the possibility to paint your own unique pottery. After painting you can enjoy some home-made cakes and coffee.

15.30        Tour through Traunkirchen with the hotelier Wolfgang Gröller
Mr. Gröller will give inside views about Traunkirchen and the Salzkammergut region.

16.30        Presentation with one of Austria’s best chefs Lukas Nagel about diversity and regionality in cusine

17.30        Regional menu at the “Poststube 1327”

The head chef of the “Poststube 1327” will pamper you with specialities from the Salzkammergut and Traunsee region.

Free time: Maybe you will visit the “Greißlerei” in Traunkirchen and end the day with a “nightcap”.


Thursday, 29 June 2017

08.00        Breakfast at the Symposion Hotel Post

09.30        Ascent and descent with the Feuerkogel cable car and roast specialities

Go up with the Feuerkogel cable car on the sunniest plateau of Upper Austria and enjoy the view over the Traunsee region. On the new pot hole- and mountain trail you will learn more about the Feuerkogel plateau. After the walk on the plateau you will get the typical “Bratl in der Rein” roast specialities at the Kranabethhütte.

13.30         Depart from lake Traunsee