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Fischbach description and photos - Austria: Styria. Detailed information about the attraction. Description, photographs and a map showing the nearest significant objects. The name in English is Fischbach.
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Fischbach is a small village located in the Weinz district of Styria. In February 2003, Fischbach was officially recognized as a health resort. Fischbach is the highest village in Styria (1,050 meters above sea level). The municipality of Birkfeld is 12 kilometers from Fischbach, and Weinz is 27 kilometers away. The highest point in Fischbach is Mount Teufelstein (1498 meters above sea level).
Fischbach was first mentioned in the land register of the Diocese of Sekau in 1295. The locals were engaged in agriculture, which was the main source of income.
In 1960, Fischbach turned into a tourist resort. In winter, ski lifts began to work, and in summer vacationers came to enjoy the healing mountain air. A mini-golf course was built in 1967, and tennis courts appeared in 1980.
Today Fischbach is a favorite holiday destination. People come here both for outdoor activities and for treatment. This place is loved not only for its excellent air quality, but also for its beautiful natural landscapes. In summer, you can enjoy relaxing in the crystal clear water of a local small lake, and in winter you can skate on it. For lovers of outdoor activities, there are bicycle routes.
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