Königswiesen - "Mühlviertel´s Flower Island"
The charming holiday resort has been awarded Upper Austria´s most beautiful valley several times! It boasts a whole range of recreational amenities for all ages.
Highlight: The ultimate landscaped swimming pool features a giant water slide, massage water jets and fountains, massage beds, a children´s playground and a romantic bay for swimmers. The pool is solar heated!
Additionally, Königswiesen offers 150 km of marked hiking trails, a riding trail network, horse carriage rides, an exciting outdoor pool, a campsite and asphalt curling alleys. In winter, 42 km of laid cross country skiing tracks and 2 T-bar ski lifts await you. Choose from 9 traditional inns where local specialties are served.
A must for culture fans: Local heritage museum, Zündapp motorbike exhibition, 8 historical stones and rocks, summit cross (980 m above sea level) offering a great view of the entire region, Ruttenstein castle ruins (7 km).
Königswiesen´s most precious possession is the outstanding parish church dedicated to the Virgin´s Assumption. In its late-Gothic interior a wonderful ribbed vault (consisting of 480 pieces) can be found.
The town is famous for its unique flower decorations, the lovely burgher houses, a historical pillory (16th century) and a marvelous fountain in the center.
We are looking forward to welcoming you soon to Upper Austria´s most beautiful spot!
- Inhabitants: 3.150
- Area: 74 km²
- Altitude (from): 614m ASL
- Altitude (to): 614m ASL
- Longitude: 14.8406
- Latitude: 48.4072