Lunzer See lake, ©

Summertime at Lake Lunzer See and the Ybbs river

Escape your daily routine and dive right into the water: The Ybbstal Alps region offers plenty of cool and clear water.

The lakeside resort in Lunz am See as well as the riverside pools in Hollenstein an der Ybbs and Göstling an der Ybbs will immediately take you back to your childhood summers. In combination with one of the many sporting activities it's the perfect way to spend your day!

Looking for a snug little spot by the water to relax? Don't look any further: The Ybbstal Alps region offers everything you're looking for. On the one hand, the only natural lake in Lower Austria – Lunzer See Lake – awaits you complete with a lakeside resort and boat hire – and on the other hand, the attractive and unique riverside pools in Hollenstein and Göstling are pleasantly refreshing. Before diving into the cool water, you can explore local mountains, enjoy the Ybbstal bicycle track or take a trip to the Salza river in Styria and into the Wasserlochklamm (Wasserloch ravine) in Palfau.