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The Alte Donau
The Alte Donau (Old Danube) is a unique recreation area that attracts large numbers of visitors every year and is also highly important as an ecological niche.
Sports and recreation
The Alte Donau is a natural beauty spot and highly popular recreation area just a short underground ride from Vienna city centre. Around one million people visit this "green lung" every year. more
The LIFE+ Alte Donau project
The LIFE+ Alte Donau project, co-funded by the European Union, serves to manage the long-term development and safeguard the quality of the urban lake Old Danube. more
Facts and figures
The Alte Donau is both a high-quality recreation area and an ecologically valuable habitat, as well as being home to a large number of leisure businesses. more
The LIFE+ Alte Donau project is funded under the LIFE+ Programme of the European Union as part of the "Environment Policy and Governance" strand.
Water Management (Municipal Department 45)