Whether hiking to clear mountain lakes or high peaks, mountain biking or stopping in rustic huts, a stay in Lessach in the UNESCO Biosphere Park Salzburg Lungau will definitely inspire you.
Also enjoy the clear mountain air during solitary winter hikes or on the romantic cross-country ski trail that leads through the protected landscape area. The small mountain farming village at 1,208 meters above sea level represents a large part of the Biosphere Park core zone, which is characterized by special nature conservation, and is characterized by farms that have settled up to 1,440 meters above sea level.
"A small mountain village surrounded by magnificent peaks."
that the cemetery in Lessach is considered unique in the world and art history. According to the principle that all people are equal before God, since the 17th century all graves here are so-called chest grave markers (called Sarchen), designed equally and uniformly.
An interesting place of peace and quiet, worth a visit not only on All Saints' Day. Since time immemorial, all the grave mounds in the Lessach cemetery, which is located around the beautiful parish church, have been framed with silver and black painted larch wood boards, which are provided with sayings.
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