Traunsee, Neptun


address:                               Traunsteinstraße 84, 4810 Gmunden, Austria,

height a.s.l.:                         423 m n.p.m.,

depth max:                           191m,

length max:                          12 km,

width max:                           3 km,

size:                                    24,5 km?,

visibility max:                        5 - 30 m,

water temperature:                5 - 20 °C,

warnings:                              none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)


Underwater attractions

The average depth is 20 meters. On the spot is a lake, which is a perfect place for training. Entrance and exit is gentle. Incredible cliffs of the south and eastern bank zone or shallower settlements in the north part of terraces provide unforgettable impressions. Lake biology is very rich, and therefore this is a perfect place for fans of underwater photography. While diving, it is possible to find a lot of fish typical for this latitude and low flora covering the bottom. Diving site due to depths is intended for technical divers. Visibility in the lake varies along with depth, so it is worthwhile to bring flashlights. Nearby is a statue of Madonna and diving platform.

Flora and Fauna

settlements of freshwater sponges

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