The Salzkammergut region, located between three Austrian provinces (Salzburg, Upper Austria and Styria) is characterized by harmonious alternation of rolling hills and serene landscapes with rugged mountains that end, suddenly, on cliffs above the lakes.
It is a region of great beauty and abundance of lakes (76 in the region) and mountains, nature and pure air, allowing you to go and sports activities in freedom. Each lake has its own color: Fuschlsee is emerald, the pale green Mondsee, the Wolfgangsee blue, and so on. Some of these lakes are known to the peoples on its shores (such as St. Wolfgang, Mondsee and Fuschl am See), others, however, are hidden and lonely …
Itinerary for the famous and beautiful lakes region (Salzkammergut) of Austria. Route for discovering natural spectacles across mountains, across lakes and visiting famous places such as the Collegiate that was the setting for the popular movie musical “Sound of Music”.
Walk straight on for 8 days lakes Wolfgang, Atter, Mond and Fuschl, visiting picturesque villages like St. Wolfgang, Fuschl am See, Strobl, St. Gilgen and Mondsee Unterach and finally capped off the trip with the cogwheel railway ascending a Schafberg the mountaintop to spend your last night surrounded by a splendid panorama with breathtaking views of lakes and mountains of the region. Cheer up, would surely not leave you indifferent …
Daily departures between May 9 and October 10, 2009 INCLUDES -7 nights in rooms with shower / toilet in a bed and breakfast in hotels typical of the area-transport luggage from hotel to hotel to station Schafberg cogwheel railway in St. Wolfgang (1 piece per person of 20 kgs. of maximum weight) and ferry-boat in the lake Attersee and Wolfgangsee-Round trip on the cogwheel railway Schafberg (St. Wolfgang)-Bus between Unterach and Mondsee-book route with detailed description of the daily schedule in Castilian + map (1 set per room), Telephone support daily from 9 to 19h in English (including weekends) in case of need or claims arising during the trip.