In the middle of

Unique flora & fauna 

More than 300 species of birds live here, as well as a variety of rare plants and animals. 

Plenty of room for colorful birds! 

National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site - natural paradise on Lake Neusiedl - and in the middle of it lies Podersdorf am See. More than 300 bird species as well as a variety of rare plants and animals from the Pannonian, Alpine and Mediterranean regions find unique habitats here. 

Shimmering soda lakes, huge reed beds, mysterious marshes - the Lake Neusiedl-Seewinkel region is rich in fascinating wetlands. Here dragonflies cavort with glassy wings, tree frogs climb in the willow thickets and birds slip through the whispering reeds - a world to discover. 

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Explore & Marvel 

and experience the nature at Lake Neusiedl: Get to know the unique flora and fauna of our region and immerse yourself in one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Central Europe! 

Excursions through the National Park give visitors an insight into the special features of the Lake Neusiedl-Seewinkel natural area. 

In 1993, the Lake Neusiedl-Seewinkel National Park was founded. Seven municipalities have a share in it. The Fertö-Hanság Nemzeti Park had already existed on the Hungarian side since 1991. The protected area, which now covers a total of around 300 km², is not only the first cross-border national park in Austria, but also the first to be internationally recognized by the IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources). 

The national park area is divided into six areas: Apetlon - Lange Lacke, Illmitz-Hölle, Podersdorf - Karmazik, Sandeck-Neudegg, Waasen-Hanság and Zitzmannsdorfer Wiesen.

Experience & enjoy the

Discover nature

Shimmering soda lakes, mysterious marshes and a variety of rare plants and animals - the Lake Neusiedl-Seewinkel region is one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Central Europe.

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Tourist Office Podersdorf
am See.

main street 4-8
A-7141 Podersdorf am See
+43 (0)2177 2227

Tourist office: 0043 21772227