Apartments, Houses and Chalets for Sale in the town and district of Gmünd, Lower-Austria
Gmünd - Town centre
The Town of Gmünd
(Not to be confused with Gmünd in Carinthia.)
Gmünd in Lower Austria is situated near the border to the Czech Republic. Gmünd also lies on the main route between Vienna and Prague and thus receives a bit of touristy attention of the kind that other parts of Lower Austria do not receive. (Not to be confused with Gmünd in Carinthia.)
Fishing - Mörterteich, Litschau
The Naturpark Bockheide is a nature reserve just outside of Gmünd. Special features include eroding sandstone and scenic vegetation. It makes a good place for a walk or a picnic. There is something like a visitor centre with information on the park as well as a tower that offers a great view over the Bockheide area.
The district of Gmünd is in the Waldviertel
Gmünd District - Naturpark Bockheide
Lots of people also come to the park for the sake of the "Waldviertler Schmalspurbahn", one of the many preserved narrow-gauges railways of Austria. The trains (during the main season, it′s proper steam locomotives on most weekends) connect Gmünd with Weitra and finally Gross Gerungs.