Activities around Lake Millstätter See
Cycling and mountain biking paradise The bike path around Lake Millstätter See has a length of 28 km and passes through the communities of Seeboden, Millstatt and Döbriach. From there the path leads along the beautiful, unspoiled south shore passing Lake Egelsee on your way back to Seeboden. The tour offers many chances to get in touch with the lake and its beauty. Tip: For whom the entire 28 km tour is too long a comfortable ride on the bike ferry can be enjoyed.
Hiking between mountain and lake Typical for the Lake Millstätter See is the terrace-shaped topography. Over 500 km of hiking, as well as running and Nordic walking trails make this unique landscape between mountains and water accessible. The Millstätter See Alpine Trail The “Millstätter See Alpine Trail” which connects the mountains around the lake introduces a new hiking world with breathtaking views on Lake Millstätter See.The 8 stages with its unique places invite for an inspiring and stimulating encounter, to linger and to marvel. Maps and tour guides of the destination Lake Millstätter See are available at the tourist office in Seeboden.
Family paradise Lake Millstätter See Immerse yourself in the enchanting family atmosphere between water fun and sport pleasures. Enjoy carefree holidays with the whole family at Lake Millstätter See – the variety of activities offered for kids and teenagers include e.g. pony rides, adventure camping, farm visits and many other attractions that will make your children’s eyes sparkle. Tip: Treasure hunting with the pirate ship “Black Pearl”.
Geocaching Using modern GPS-devices nature enthusiasts can search for hidden treasures. Geocaching is considered new craze and can be described as a modern treasure hunt. “Cache” refers to a treasure that is located on an exceptional site and is marked with GPS coordinates. To embark on a search and find the treasure, a GPS-device, the target coordinates as well as a description of the cache is needed. The GPS-device will lead you to the hidden treasure!
Fishing at Lake Millstätter See The crystal clear water of Lake Millstätter See offers excellent opportunities to pursue the fishery. Very frequently occurring fish species are whitefish, perch, pike, lake trout, catfish, and eel. Tip: Every year in October, one of the largest Austrian fishing events the “Shimano Fishing” focusing on the crystal whitefish takes place at the Lake Millstätter See.
Sport and Fun Seeboden offers various outdoor activities: – Geocaching- Rock climbing- Mountain biking- Sailing & Surfing …are just a few examples ensuring that you will certainly not get bored!