Angling holiday and anglers' delight
Angling holiday

Angling holiday and anglers' delight

Enjoy a special holiday in the Salzkammergut

Far away from hectic and stress, surrounded by unspoilt nature, enjoy the pleasures of angling in total peace and quiet by our idyllic Hintersee.

Angling by the Hintersee

Real holiday freedom begins when you leave the everyday behind. The
1.5 km long and up to 700 m wide Hintersee is a natural lake in the midst of the idyllic mountain landscape of the Osterhorn group and only a 10 minute walk from the Fischerwirt hotel.

Here you can fish undisturbed and enjoy nature. Every day of your angling holiday will become a nature experience – for this we offer you our special angler's package as well as the following important information for your angling holiday by the Hintersee:

The pleasure of angling in the Hintersee: 10 different varieties of fish

In the Hintersee there are 10 different native varieties of fish:grayling, river trout, speckled trout, Arctic char, brown trout, rainbow trout, bullhead, minnow, perch, roach and rudd.


  • Limit on catch
    Per day no more than 4 salmonids and 20 minnows may be taken out. Alle other varieties of fish do not have a catch limit.

  • Bait permitted
    maggots, pastry, sweetcorn, spoon lures, other artificial baits, dead bait fish (only from the Hintersee), 1 dropper line with max. 5 hooks, fly. All kinds of worms are expressly forbidden. Bottom fishing only with single hook. Fishing is only permitted from the shore - our hotel guests do however have the advantage of being able to go out on the fishing boat.

  • Fishing season & times
    You can fish from 1 April until 30 September from sunrise to sunset. In Austria you also need a day licence from the operator, and a guest angler card from the regional fishery association, which you can obtain from us.

  • Angling equipment
    2 fishing rods

  • Children
    One child up to 12 years may fish alongside, and under the supervision of, an adult holder of an angling card free of charge. When counting up the total catch of the day the child's catch counts too.

Day and weekly ticket prices for idyllic angling enjoyment
  Adults Young people (12 - 18 Jahre)
Day ticket € 25.00
€ 12.00
With the Salzkammergut Experience Card
€ 20.00
€ 10.00

Group rate from 5 people
€ 18.00  

The Fischerwirt Plus for your angling holiday

  • Free expert advice
  • You can get the day licence as well as the guest angler cardat our reception hassle-free
  • We will gladly fill in the form for the day licence and guest angler card for you 
  • The fish caught can enjoy themselves in our aquariumup until your departure or we will also be glad to prepare these for you 
  • Possibility of freezing your catach
  • the use of the rowing boat
  • drying roomfor clothing and shoes

From the Fischerwirt Hotel it is possible to fish by the Hintersee, in the immediate vicinity there are also the Fuschlsee (10 minutes by car) and the Wiestal reservoir (15 minutes by car). Any fishing tackle needed you can get locally - we will be glad to advise you when you are here. You can obtain additional information about the Hintersee on the homepage of the fishery club at If you have any further questions just ask us and now start looking forward to your catch-rich angling holiday at the Fischerwirt – GOOD FISHING!

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