Diving in Austria

Home to Rubens and Klimt, Mozart and Strauss, Austria is a master of the arts, whether that be paintings or classical music. Grand palaces crown sophisticated cities, from Vienna to Salzburg, and the whole country is dominated by the Austrian Alps, home to the country’s national flower, the edelweiss, and its highest peak, Grossglockner, standing proud at 3,798 meters (12,460ft). There are also thousands of lakes in Austria, scenic pools of sapphire and emerald that become beautiful centers of activity in summer with swimming and a whole range of water sports, including diving.

Travelinformation for Austria

Languages de
Currency EUR
Timezone UTC+01:00
Tipping 5-10% / Restaurant Staff / Tip more if service is exceptional.
Network Provider 3/Orange/One Connect, A1 MobilKom, T-Mobile/Telering, Tele2, UPC Austria
Dial Code 43
Electricity 230 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type C, F
Wildlife in Austria
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Freshwater Fishes
Commun Rudd
Bass
Pike
Carp
Trout
Eel
Walleye
Perch
Catfish
Sturgeon
Crayfish
Wildlife in Austria
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Freshwater Fishes
Commun Rudd
Bass
Pike
Carp
Trout
Eel
Walleye
Perch
Catfish
Sturgeon
Crayfish

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