Visit the enchanting pottery town of Gmunden am Traunsee, the imperial villa (Kaiservilla) in Bad Ischl or the mystical Lake Hallstatt. In Gmunden, the tram takes you directly from the train station to the town centre and the shore of Lake Traunsee, where you can take a boat tour. In Bad Ischl, the train station is located right in the town centre. A walk of only a few minutes will take you to the promenade and the imperial villa.
Getting there by train:
For Gmunden and Bad Ischl, take the ÖBB Railjet from Vienna to Attnang-Puchheim and change to a regional train.
Travel Tip: Salt Adventure Tour Hallstatt – Combination Ticket
Includes train journey Vienna-Hallstatt, boat passage across Lake Hallstatt (return journey), return cable car trip, admission to Hallstatt Salt Mine incl. guided tour and Welterbeblick viewing platform. From € 112 for an adult ticket.