The Ten Lakes trekking circle
Picture rocky summits neighboring grass-covered hills and overlooking scenic mountain lakes. This independent walking tour is all about pristine nature and gorgeous scenery. You will cross the Austrian Salzkammergut area from West to East touring the ten most famous lakes of the region. Namely, some of those are lake Wolfgangsee, Mondsee, Irrsee and Fuschlsee. You will be given the opportunity to enjoy highlights such as the ‘White Horse Inn’ in St. Wolfgang, the Imperial summer residence in Bad Ischl and Hallstatt. The charming Ausseerland us also part of the itinerary you should not miss out on.
Duration10 Days I Tour Difficulty: 3 (of 5)
What is included9 overnight stays as stated, breakfast included; detailed roadbook and map in English (1 per room); luggage transfers; boat fare on lake Wolfgangsee and lake Hallstätter See; mountain cable car fare Salzbergbahn Hallstatt; Service hotline;
What is not includedBus fares from Mondsee to Unterach, from Gosausee to Hallstatt and from Bad Ischl to Fuschl; flight tickets; transfers not per itinerary; alcohol drinks; personal expenses; entrance fees; any visitors' taxes (to paid locally);
Best periodmid-May, June, July, August, September
Day 1: Individual journey to Fuschl am See
Day 2: Round trip to little lake Filblingsee & Fuschl castle (14km, 5,30hr, +700m/-700m)
Day 3: From Fuschl to Lake Mondsee (14km, 5,30hrs, +700m/-700m)
Day 4: From Lake Mondsee via Lake Attersee to Lake Wolfgangsee (15km, 5hrs, +400m/-350m)
Day 5: From Lake Wolfgangsee to Bad Ischl (19km, 5,30 hrs, +200m/-250m)
Day 6: From Bad Ischl to Ausseerland (19km, 5,30 hrs, +450m/-200m)
Day 7: From Ausseerland to Hallstatt (22km, 5,30-6hrs, +200m/-400m)
Day 8: Round trip Hallstätter Salzberg & Lake Gosausee (17km, 5,30-6hrs, +900m/-750m)
Day 9: From Hallstatt to Fuschl am See (21km, 5,30-6hrs, +100m/-150m)
Day 10: Individual departure or extra days.