Why it is worth to make holidays in Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt
Bad Goisern has a good infrastructure with its numerous businesses, sports hire facilities and local firms, and as such is an Eldorado for sports enthusiasts and nature lovers. You can hire a Mountain bike or e-bike locally, start out on a hike, or, in winter, enjoy the extensive network of cross country ski trails or do a ski tour up our beautiful mountains. You can also try out some more specialised sports during your stay in Bad Goisern such as climbing, archery, diving or fishing. You might even try your hand at canyoning, kayaking or canoeing. Further information on activities is available, including local tours and guides, from the tourist information office in the centre of Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt.
Music, tradition and handicrafts
For those who love music, tradition or local cuisine, the World Heritage Resort Bad Goisern comes highly recommended. The area has a long history of handicrafts which are still carried out today. You can discover the wide variety of skills and techniques used during a visit to the Hand.Werk.Haus where local handicrafts are also available for sale.
The people of Bad Goisern also have good taste when it comes to local cuisine! Hearty dumplings or tender char are just some of the examples on the menu. Treat yourself to a meal in one of our numerous restaurants. Locally produced food plays an integral part of traditional annual events too. If you are around during the Violin Fest, the Chamoix Hunting Days, or one of the other events on the calendar, please come and join us! The people of Bad Goisern are always relaxed, very musical, and most welcoming!
Highlights in Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt
Summer in Bad Goisern: Mountain biking (Salzkammergut Trophy), E-Biking, bike racing, hiking, climbing, archery, swimming, Nordic Walking and running, diving, fishing, canyoning, lake kayaking and canoeing
Winter in Bad Goisern: Cross country skiing (trails free to use in Ramsau, St. Agatha, Predigstuhl), tobogganing (World Championships natural toboggan run), snow shoeing, ski tours and downhill skiing in the Dachstein West & Dachstein Krippenstein, Feuerkogel Ebensee, Loser Altaussee ski resorts
Summarized for you: more highlights from Bad Goisern
Contact & ServiceTourist Board Bad Goisern
4822 Bad Goisern at Lake Hallstatt
+43 5 95095-10
+43 5 95095-74
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