Famed for its luscious lakeside location and the quality of its locally brewed wine, Podersdorf am See is a magnificent market town upon the shore of the love Neusiedler See Lake. The warm waters and scenic surroundings of the lake allure thousands of tourist, all of whom delight in the tranquil ambience and aesthetic beauty of the town; a rich cultural and historic scene is created by impressive monuments and interesting museums, while gorgeous gastronomic opportunities are heightened by the fine wines served in every rustic restaurant.
As Austria’s top sailing and windsurfing destination, Lake Neusiedl is a must-visit for those seeking either adventure or relaxation. The glittering panorama of the surface creates a vision of arresting beauty that can be further explored by sailing upon the glittering expanse for a day or two. The warm waters reputedly boasts healing properties so prove a perfect place in which to swim, while some of the world’s best water skiing conditions can be enjoyed upon the lake as well.
Undoubtedly one of the town’s most iconic architectural attractions is the shingle roofed Windmill that has been constructed for 160 years. The mill is a rich reminder of the town’s interesting industrial heritage and demands attention with its stolid white body and impressive propeller.
For a truly traditional taste of authentic Austrian cuisine, visit the rustic and richly decorated Zur Dankbarkeit, a restaurant situated in a typical Austrian house. Signature specialities such as tender roasted lamb and crisply coated schnitzel are served in a warm and welcoming atmosphere typical of Austrian hospitality.(Hauptstrasse 39, Podersdorfa See, 7141, Austria)