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Address: Gosausee Bezirksstrasse, Gosau, Austria
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Private Half-Day Tour of Hallstatt from Salzburg
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Must see if you're nearby Hallstat. IMHO better lake than crowded Hallstatsee. The best thing is the image of Dachstein reflexing on the lake...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Prague, Czech Republic
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Prague, Czech Republic
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must see if you're nearby Hallstat. IMHO better lake than crowded Hallstatsee. The best thing is the image of Dachstein reflexing on the lake...

Thank xpart04
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

The place is stunning, aspecially in good weather contitions. When the sun shines, the high mountain peaks can be seen above the lake. In addition to the regular trail surrounding the lake, there is also a trail that leads to another beautiful lake uphill, passes by many streams and waterfalls alongside the path. If you have enough time and you... More 

Thank Omer S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful lake in the midst of tall mountains. A place offering lot of adventurous activity options like hiking,rock climbing, scuba diving, swimming in the lake, sun bathing as well as relaxing at a fabulous restaurant by the lake with a view of snow clad mountain.. Can easily spend a day there.

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Caesarea,, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This lake is a combination of clear water lake surrounded by huge cliffs, this is a unique and a stunning site to visit. Walking around the lake take ~1.5h and it is the best, second and also very impressive is to take the lift to the mountain view. This is a top option in the are. Can be crowded at... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

small lake at the end of the valley, the road ends in the lake, or rather at the lake. spectacular sight and full moon need to be seen

Thank Marc F
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The lake is very lovely in summer. There are lots of snacks and kiosks nearby and boat riding options. Even then there are a lot of hike areas nearby. We went on the route around the lake, which took us an hour and can be done by anyone. Arrive early otherwise you will not find many near parking lots. Definitely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Gosausee is just gorgeous. Gorgeous! A circuit of the lake takes just over an hour and takes you through various wooded areas, past bathing spots, climbing cliffs, a diving centre (The lake has wonderful clear water - great for diving) and a hotel/restaurant that has everything from sausage and chips to superb grilled char. All the while you are walking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Beautiful place with wonderful views of the Alps. Clean area and very natural, you see cows walking next to you. The lake is just amazing.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We're used to the North East of England, which isn't so bad, but it's nothing compared to this area of Styria. The beauty that lies in all these parks and lakes nestled among the mountains is something that needs to be experienced in person to be appreciated. My wife and I were only in Austria a few days, but we... More 

Thank Jazz H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

A place that you can't miss when you travelling around Hallstatt. It took me about 30mins bus from Hallstatt to Gosausee. I spent an afternoon at Gosausee and I had a wonderful time there with its amazing view :)

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