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Lake Neusiedl in Burgenland

The sprawling Lake Neusiedl is the largest lake in Austria, while the region registered on the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This steppe lake is located in the easternmost federal state, in Burgenland. It occupies an area of ​​315 square kilometers, of which 220 km is Austria, the rest of the neighboring Hungary.

Summer at the Lake Neusiedl is an experience and relaxation in one. It enjoys a pleasant mild Pannonian climate with 2000 hours of sunshine annually. A wonderful weather here starts in April! Mediterranean climate make the Lake Neusiedl region a magnet for sports enthusiasts, swimmers and sun. Unending Lake Neusiedl (the long, 34 km wide and between 4.5 and 8 km, with a maximum depth of 1.8 m), idyllic vineyards and unique nature to please everyone - from children to seniors.

In steppe lake waiting for romantic walks along the reed strips wonderful trails with views of the lake and idyllic paths through vineyards, wetlands and salt ponds - ideal for hiking and for cycling. When it is summer and the sun laughs from the sky, inviting numerous pools Lake Neusiedl, a small bathing pools, swimming pools and resort St. Martins Therme with the island Summer Island for relaxation and sunbathing.

During sunny weather will find the family everything that kids love: lots of space to play on the beach and in the water at one of the pools, pools or swimming ponds. And if the weather is not so good, there are alternatives such as indoor pools in Eisenstadt or Neusiedl am See and spa St. Martins Therme. The whole family can relax on trips to local lowland trails. Those that can be found around 1,000 kilometers.

There are many stables and horse farms that offer classic rides, or western riding lessons for children and beginners. An unforgettable experience is certainly a ride in a horse cab.

Cross-border national park Nationalpark Neusiedler See-Seewinkel offers a year of exceptional natural experiences for adults and children. Optimal living conditions there is a large number of animals and plants, it is worth noting, for example, as well as 300 species of birds that nest here.

Source: tz, editorially modified

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