The largest lake in Africa
Lake Victoria: a sick giant Lake Victoria was discovered in 1858 British Explorer John Speke, after a few months of their research, the sources of the Nile. Then the lake…

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Vacation in Austria. Diving in Tyrol: Achensee, Pernsteiner see and other lakes
Dark blue mountain lakes of Tyrol surrounded by the picturesque mountain landscape of the Alps. Mountain range of the Karwendel combined form the largest conservation area in Europe. Between the…

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The Lake Mondsee, Tours to ski resorts in Austria and Ischgl in the winter

Lake Mondsee

In the Salzkammergut in a well known resort area is very beautiful amazing lake Mondsee, which area is fifteen square kilometers. In length the lake stretches for seven miles, and its greatest depth is seventy meters. Lake Mondsee has an unusual curved shape resembling the mirror image of the letter S.

A bit of geography

It is a lake of glacial origin. In the South-East shore of the Mondsee rises high and cuts right to the lake in the form of stone walls, called the dragon wall. This is considered the warmest lake in the Salzkammergut, in the summer it easily warms up to twenty-seven degrees.

Mondsee is rich with fish. In the North of the lake of the same name is located the ancient town of Mondsee. Today Mondsee and the whole region of the Salzkammergut is considered one of the most popular tourist destinations of Austria. Every year this place is visited by large number of tourists and tours to Austria are becoming increasingly popular .

Here on the lake is the famous resort — PT.Lorenz offers a great opportunity for active rest and sports, for example Windsurfing, beach volleyball, water skiing and other.

Legends

Don’t forget that Mondsee is, above all, the purest mountain air, the beautiful Continue reading

The Lake of Bitter Salt

Property description

*1. The full name of the object*

The Lake Is Brackish

*2. General*

The lake is valued for its balneological properties. It is quite large, an area of over 7 km2. The oval shape of the depression, the depth of a small, flat bottom, covered with silt deposits. The water is alkaline, bromine, highly mineralized, chloride-sodium composition. Mud dark gray color, good plasticity, its reserves exceed 1.5 million m3.

*2.1. The status of SPNA (Specially protected natural areas can have Federal, regional or local importance)

In 1985 was declared a natural landmark

*2.2. Goals, objectives and main activities*

The lake is famous for the healing properties of alkaline water and mineral mud, which are used for the treatment of articular diseases, rheumatism, sciatica.

*2.3. A list and brief description of the main objects of visiting protected areas*

The whole area is a flat feather-grass steppe. On the Southeast coast of of crushed-stone silt flows a mineral spring with delicious water, of weak mineralization, but with a high content of magnesium. The lake is famous for the healing properties of alkaline water and mineral mud, which are used for the treatment of articular Continue reading

Autumn memo reserved the tourist

Now in the nature reserve “Vishera” is the most colorful season – fall. Colorful lakes and waterfalls of river Gypsy, mountain panoramas of the Hearth and the highest point of Perm Krai mount Tulym will delight all lovers of the quiet autumn beauty. On 15 October the reserve’s ecotrail is closed until next summer. Hurry to apply for the end of the tourist season in the nature reserve “Vishera”!

Every year the romance of the taiga hikes attracts a lot of travelers on ecological trails of the reserve “Vishera”. These include both experienced tourists and ordinary people badly representing the specific nature Pesce-water trips on the edge of pristine taiga. Colorful Golden autumn time presents special challenges for the routes due to weather conditions that are often less favourable than in the summer.

So that your holiday does not become a difficult and dangerous trek with elements of survival, we offer you to familiarize yourself with the reminder of the reserved tourist.

Preparing to visit the reserve Vishera, you have to understand that it’s remote from civilization mountain-taiga terrain where no roads, towns, and cellular communication. The beauty of these places opened only after Continue reading