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Drachenwand - Things to Know Before Visiting

Drachenwand, 5310 Sankt Lorenz, Austria

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About Drachenwand

The Drachenwand is a rock face at 1176 m above sea level. A. Height in the Salzkammergut Mountains , a mountain group in the Northern Limestone Alps . Due to its attractive tourist location on the west bank of the Mondsee , it is a popular destination for hikes from St. Lorenz . Your forested southern side has only a slight slope to the north, however, making it an impressive, about 700 meters high, nearly vertical rock wall that the panorama of the northern Mondsee dominated .

Attractions Near Drachenwand

Basilika St. Michael
Basilika St. Michael5.04km from Drachenwand

Mondsee Abbey was a Benedictine monastery in Mondsee in Upper Austria. This gothic former monastery is just as striking today as ever. Its two towers stretch 52m into the sky. This late gothic church was constructed in the 15th century under the direction of abbot Benedikt Eck and is the second biggest church in Upper Austria.

Irrsee11.85km from Drachenwand

A beautiful lake located in the Salzkammergut, Austria. It is 3.5 km2 in area and its maximum depth is 32 metres. It is a popular tourist destination. A good picnic location and also a good camping site. Fishing and bathing is also possible here.

Schwarzensee12.51km from Drachenwand

Schwarzensee is a lake of Upper Austria lying above Lake Wolfgangsee at 716 metres above sea level, the stunningly beautiful Lake Schwarzensee is a great place for a day out and its wonderful walks are especially suitable for families.

Plötz Wasserfall
Plötz Wasserfall12.84km from Drachenwand

The Plötz is a gorge of the Rettenbach in the Vorderschroffenau, between Hinterschroffenau and Ebenau in the state of Salzburg , with a waterfall protected as a natural monument. A hiking trail opens up from the Plötz car park at the Waschlmühle and is part of the Ebenauer Mühlenwanderweg.

Wiestalstausee15.38km from Drachenwand

The Wiestalstausee is a reservoir with a storage target of 554.6 m above sea level. A. , which is located in the Salzkammergut Mountains in the Austrian municipalities of Puch bei Hallein , Ebenau and Adnet . It has a storage volume of 7.5 hm³ and is fed by the Almbach . The lake and its surroundings have been designated as a landscape protection area in Salzburg since 1960 .

Attersee15.99km from Drachenwand

Attersee, also known as Kammersee, English sometimes Lake Atter, is the largest lake of the Salzkammergut region in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. It is Austria's third largest lake by area, surpassed only by Lake Constance and Lake Neusiedl, which, however, both extend beyond national borders. Due to its steady winds and clean water quality, Attersee is famous for attracting sailors and swimmers alike.

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