Resorts and cities in Carinthia region

Especially known for its thermal springs, the spa is located 3 kilometres from the town of Villach, and 501 metres above the sea level. What's more, it lies by the river Drau and close to popular skiing areas and the Ossiacher and Faaker lakes. Getting there is easy; by car from Germany, Italy and Slovenia, by train as there is a direct connection, or by plane – Klagenfurt Airport is 40 kilometres away. The region of Villach offers you plenty of activities all-year-round.

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Seeboden Am Millstattersee

Seeboden Am Millstattersee

General informationSeeboden am Millstätter See (580 m above sea level; 5511 inhabitants), the market town on the western side of the Millstätter lake (13 km²), offers an excellent holiday environment for the whole family. The coastal cafés, restaurants and bars attract people not only on mild summer nights. Seeboden - a part of the 'northernmost bathing beach in Italy.'


Bad Kleinkirchheim

Bad Kleinkirchheim

In midst of a valley of the Gurk Valley Alps, between the Upper Gurk Valley and the Millstätter Lake, at approx. 1,100 m altitude, lies the tiny resorts Bad Kleinkirchheim and St. Oswald. Bad Kleinkirchheim is not only a climatic spa resort with healing baths, but also belongs to the most popular winter sports resorts in Austria. Since 1978 FIS World Cup Ski Championships have been held here regularly, latest in in January 2012. Enjoy a relaxing winter holiday in midst of wonderful, natural surroundings and indulge in the culinary specialities of the region. Or just explore the surrounding winter landscape which offers diverse, entertaining and enjoyable descents. Warm sunshine, snow-covered mountains and vast blue skies let a skier's heart beat faster! The modern thermal baths, which have brought the resort an accreditation as Alpine spa resort, offer the perfect contrast for relaxing after a long day on the piste.


Ossiach Am See

Ossiach Am See

General informationOssiach, with only 753 inhabitants the main holiday resort on the south shores of lake 'Ossiacher See' (510 m altitude), caters for all needs! On the one hand there is stunning mountain scenery, unspoiled landscape, crystal-clear waters, and on the other hand the town boasts a magnificent, baroque-style Benedictine Abbey dating back to the 11th century, and offers a wide range of culture activities, such as the 'Carinthischer Sommer' events, concerts by gifted musicians, and a lot more.


Obervellach

Obervellach

Located in the middle Mölltal valley, surrounded by mountain peaks over 3000 m, Obervellach resort has attractive tourist offer, it is the ideal starting point for hikes in the Hohe Tauern National Park.


Heiligenblut

Heiligenblut

Heiligenblut (1,301 m) lies at the foot of the Großglockner at the upper end of the Möll Valley in the Hohe Tauern National Park. As the adjoining Großglockner high alpine road is closed in the winter, the small alpine town is free of through traffic, which adds to the peaceful atmosphere. In addition to the snowy fun in the ski area, every holidaymaker will find a suitable form of entertainment in Heiligenblut, from the indoor pool to the tobogganing run, and ice skating rink, as well as cosy cafes and restaurants right through to après ski bars and discos. Here you will find (almost) everything. The ski crèche "Snowland" ensures that there is a lot of fun to be had for the kids too. Finally, winter hiking trails invite you to savour and relax in the enchanting landscape.


Krumpendorf

Krumpendorf

Krumpendorf stretches along the northern shore of Wörthersee, the largest lake in Carinthia, and in the east it borders the state capital Klagenfurt. Krumpendorf can be reached by two routes with the Süd Autobahn (A2) from Vienna to Villach and the border with Italy.


Dobriach

Dobriach

Döbriach is a ski resort in Carinthia, Austria. The village is famous for its winter sports, tourism concerns of the main source of income.


Großkirchheim

Großkirchheim

General informationGrosskirchheim, lying 1024 m above sea level, is situated in the mountains, by a river, and has 1604 inhabitants. Nestled in one of the biggest conservation areas in mid-Europe, the idyllic community of Grosskirchheim lies with Döllach at its centre. Here you can completely forget the hectic pace of everyday life - and let yourself be enraptured by the beauty of nature. There are many opportunities for your holiday days in the Alps to turn into unique, unforgettable experiences. From guided walks, mountain and wildlife tours, to traditional horseback trecking through the 'Hohe Tauern' national park.


Treffen

Treffen

Treffen is a market town in the Villach-Land district of Carinthia, in south-central Austria. The municipality is approximately 8 km north of Villach. The Carinthia region of the care is part of the city Treffen is formed up to a basin in connection with the Alps, the Carnian Mountains bordering Italy and Slovenia.


Maria Luggau

Maria Luggau

Luggau (or Maria Luggau) is a village of 256 inhabitants in the Austrian municipality Lesachtal in the Hermagor district of Carinthia. It is the most common religious center in the area and is a well-known pilgrimage destination.


Klagenfurt

Klagenfurt

Klagenfurt is the capital of the federal state of Carinthia in Austria and is situated on the river Glan. Lived first in XII century, now has a population of approximately 100,000 inhabitants. The economic capital, cultural and historic region of Carinthia. It is famous as a mountain vacation spot, both south and north, numerous parks and a series of 23 castles on the periphery. During summer, the city hosts the festival Altstadtzauber (Magic Old Forts). Town square was built in 1518. At first it was outside the old city walls, the family founded Spanheim.


Flattach

Flattach

Flattach in summerThe 'Großglockner' cycle path, over 50 km long, offers cyclists the opportunity to visit the different communities in the Möll valley. For those cyclists who are a little out of practice, there is the possibility of being taken by bus to the starting point of a pathway which is downhill all the way through the Möll valley to Möllbrücke. Enjoy the surrounded mountains by walking or hiking or climbing - you will be inspired.


Rennweg

Rennweg

Rennweg is located in the Katschtal, the upper part of the valley of the Lieser River, a tributary of the Drava. Its location on the Katschberg Straße (B99) highway near the Katschbergtunnel, connecting the states of Salzburg and Carinthia, gives its citizens and travelers access to the Tauern Autobahn (A 10). The Katschberg mountain area is considered one of the largest skiing resorts in Carinthia bringing much of Rennweg's reputation.


Bodensdorf

Bodensdorf

General informationBodensdorf has 3500 inhabitants and is situated 504 m above sea level, in the mountains and close to a lake and a ski resort. The peacefulness of the mountains, the gentle lake coastlines, pure nature and varied leisure opportunities - the whole variety is reflected in the 'Ossiacher See' region, lying in the heart of Carinthia. The 'Ossiacher' lake, the third biggest in Carinthia, is a true paradise for water fun. Those who love mountains can enjoy the the view over Carinthia from the 'Gerlitze' alps.


Lendorf

Lendorf

Lendorf este o municipalitate din districtul Spittal an der Drau din statul austriac Carintia. Este format din Katastralgemeinden Lendorf și Hühnersberg, avand o suprafata de 34,31 km2.


Villach

Villach

Especially known for its thermal springs, the spa is located 3 kilometres from the town of Villach, and 501 metres above the sea level. What's more, it lies by the river Drau and close to popular skiing areas and the Ossiacher and Faaker lakes. Getting there is easy; by car from Germany, Italy and Slovenia, by train as there is a direct connection, or by plane – Klagenfurt Airport is 40 kilometres away. The region of Villach offers you plenty of activities all-year-round.


Velden Am Worthersee

Velden Am Worthersee

General informationVelden am Wörthersee, with 8500 inhabitants, is a real experience in all four seasons, and lies - 440 m above sea level - directly by Lake Wörther. The sporting and leisure activities are practically limitless. And if you're still full of energy in the evenings, then you can try your luck in the casino or dance into the early hours of the morning in the discos and bars.


Hermagor

Hermagor

District of Hermagor is an administrative region of Kärnten, Austria. Hermagor comprises seven communities among which is one city (Hermagor-Pressegger See), two fairs: Kirchbach (Kärnten) and Kötschach-Mauthen and villages: Dellach (Gailtal) Gitschtal, Lesachtal and St. Stefan im Gailtal.


Portschach

Portschach

Pörtschach am Wörthersee is a municipality in the district of Klagenfurt-Land in Carinthia, Austria. It is a summer resort and city set on Lake Wörth. Pörtschach is located at 446-702 meters above sea level on the northern shore of Lake Wörth, about 14 km (8,7mile) west of Carinthia's capital Klagenfurt. Municipality is divided into two communities of Pörtschach cadastral and Sallach lake. City is unique city on Lake Wörth Pörtschach.


Feldkirchen

Feldkirchen

General informationFeldkirchen, with its 13900 inhabitants, is situated at an altitude of 550 m by a river and a lake. The old craftsmen's town lies in the heart of Carinthia, nestled between the 'Klagenfurt' basins in the south and the 'Nock' mountains in the north. The rolling landscape around Feldkirchen and the warm bathing lake offer many opportunities for the young and old alike.


Klopeiner See

Klopeiner See

Lake Klopein is a lake near the town of Völkermarkt located within the municipality of Sankt Kanzian in Carinthia, Austria. Lake Klopein is the remaining lake of previously larger lake area, which has spanned over todays Kühnsdorf area. With water temperatures reaching 29 °C it is among the warmest lakes in the Alpic region.


Spittal An Der Drau

Spittal An Der Drau

General information556 m above sea level 16,226 inhabitants Location: in the mountains, by a river


Millstatt Am See

Millstatt Am See

General informationThe charming town of Millstatt lies at a sea level of 588 m. This historical town is blessed with a mild southern climate, green woods, rolling hills and of course, the crystal clear waters of Millstätter See. With 3270 inhabitants it is still classed as a small village, this however, doesn't stop it from boasting some of the most remarkable land marks and Roman ruins yet to be seen. Millstatt is perfect for the culturally interested, the active and for families. A wonderful place to relax, enjoy nature or to undertake sporting activities that you don't usually have time for.


Carinthia

Carinthia

Carinthia este stat vechi al Austriei, iarna este faimos pentru locațiile de ski și lacurile pitorești (Wörthersee, Millstätter See, Ossiacher See și Faaker See). Venirea constantă a turiștilor a dus la dezvoltarea rapidă a zonei, unde se găsesc unele dintre cele mai bune lanțuri hoteliere.


Hermagor Nassfeld

Hermagor Nassfeld

Hermagor is situated at 602 m above sea level in the province of Carinthia. The community has 7.232 inhabitants and covers an area of 204,84 km². Sights to see in the community of Hermagor-Pressegger See are the Möderndorf Castle, the Museum of Local History and the Biedermeier Lerchenhof Castle, which has been listed with the National Trust since 1939. In the past few years Hermagor has developed into a two-seasonal tourism destination. The concept of sustainable summer tourism has been successfully implemented around Lake Pressegger See, one of the warmest lakes in Austria. In winter the Naßfeld skiing area belongs to one of the “top 10 skiing areas” in Austria and has become Carinthia’s biggest skiing area.


St Urban

St Urban

In the heart of Carinthia lies the popular family and relaxation resort St. Urban. With its close proximity to the Urban lake, the idyllic town offers clean mountain air, a wonderful natural scenery and numerous possibilities for activities. It is worth a visit at every time of the year. Especially for families with small children and beginners on skis, the 7 km distant ski area "Simonshöhe" is well suited. Various easy to intermediate pistes promise wonderful winter entertainment for all guests. Enjoy your holiday in this beautiful area and let all the different impressions sink in. Even the culinary desires can be fulfilled here, as many Carinthian specialities and regional wines can be tasted in many places.


Faak Am See

Faak Am See

General informationFaak is at the Faaker Lake at 560 m above sealevel and has 8000 inhabitants. Visitors to the Faaker See region are greeted with truly stunning views and vistas: the turquoise waters of the lake that gently stroke the small island, and the bizarre rocks of Mittagskogel in the background contribute to a truly romantic atmosphere. Varied holidays are guaranteed, as there are so many things to do and see! You can either head for the mountains or spend a relaxing day by the lake, or take a swim in the crystal-clear water. Also the cabriolet meeting, the European bike week and the castle Finkenstein are there to have fun.


Kotschach Mauthen

Kotschach Mauthen

Kötschach-Mauthen is a market town in the district of Hermagor in Carinthia in Austria. The municipality lies 34 km (21 mi) in the west of Hermagor at the transition of the upper Gail Valley into the Lesachtal, between the Gailtal and Carnic Alps. It is located at an important road junction: in the north, the highway leads up to Gailberg Saddle and the market town of Oberdrauburg, in the south to Plöcken Pass on the Carinthian border with the Carnian region of Friuli, Italy.


Oberaichwald

Oberaichwald

General informationOberaichwald is located close to the Faaker See, in a pictorial environment. Calm country life is connected there with high comfort.


Berg Im Drautal

Berg Im Drautal

Berg im Drautal in summerBerg and its surrounding are a paradise for hikers. The area offers 300 km hiking-routes with different levels. You can go hiking near the river Drau, on alps, through villages or high-alpine tours. Different theme-hiking tours like the 'Hochrindlweg', 'Kulturweg', 'Wachholderweg', 'Hubertusweg',... are offered. Biking along the 'Drautalradweg' will give aou new energy. Along the bike-route there are many sight-seeings, various areas (lakes, lawns, rivers,...) and you can make different excursions. The 'Emberger Alm' is a secret-hint for paraflyers - you will appreciate it. Or what's about golf? Berg im Drautal offers a 9-hole golf-court. And your childeren will surley be inspired by a visit to the adventure-bath, which offers sporting-area, children-area, adventue-area, lawn, beachvolleyball, buffet,.....


Seelach

Seelach

Amidst a wonderful landscape lies the district of Seelach, which belongs to St. Kanzei, directly on the edge of Lake Klopein. As the lake is known as one of the warmest in the summer months to swim in, it enjoys much popularity in the region. During the winter months however, the lake is frozen thick, which makes it ideal for ice skating or just provides a wonderful view. The idyllic resort, far away from all the stress of everyday life, offers pure relaxation. Numerous hiking trails invite you to explore the magnificent landscape as well as the Petzen mountain with its 2,126 m.


Mortschach

Mortschach

The lovely resort Mörtschach is situated at an altitude of 950 m, between the imposing Grossglockner Massive, the Lienz Dolomites, the Schober Massif and the Kreuzeck Massif. You can either relax and gather your strength or go on an exploratory tour in the heart of the natural surroundings. With a total area of approx. 1,856 km², the Hohe Tauern National Park is the largest nature preserve in the Alps and includes impressive glaciers and rock faces. There are also many interesting day trip destinations near Mörtschach, e.g. the church in Heiligenblut, the Franz-Josefs-Höhe, the Astener Moor or the charming small town of Lienz, with its numerous shopping opportunities.


Treffen Am Ossiacher See

Treffen Am Ossiacher See

Treffen is a market town in the Villach-Land district of Carinthia, in south-central Austria. The municipality is approximately 8 km north of Villach. The Carinthia region of the care is part of the city Treffen is formed up to a basin in connection with the Alps, the Carnian Mountains bordering Italy and Slovenia.


St. Georgen Am Langsee

St. Georgen Am Langsee

How to get thereBy car: from munich you take the Tauernautobahn, from Vienna the Südautobahn. By train: the nearest railway station is St. Veit an der Glan, from there you take a taxi or bus. By airplane: in a distance of 18 km you will find the airport of Klagenfurt.


Winklern Iselsberg

Winklern Iselsberg

General informationAt an altitude of 967 m and with 1185 inhabitants, Winklern lies directly at the foot of the Iselsberg mountain, at the boarder between eastern Tyrol and the beatiful Mölltal valley in Carinthia. It is surrounded by the mountains of the 'Hohe Tauern' nature reserve, on the sunny side of the valley. Here you will find a cultural landscape, the variety of which you will find very impressive: mountain farmhouses, mills and many cultural, historic buildings shape this national park community. Due to its central location, you have access to innumeable excursion destinations in the immediate vicinity, as well as the use of the entire sporting opportunities of the eastern Tyrol and Upper Carinthia. Your favourite activity is bound to be available here.


Turracher Hohe

Turracher Hohe

General informationThe Turracher Höhe, with its 62 inhabitants, lies 1763 m above sea level. The extensive sporting opportunities available in the immediate vicinity defines the Turracher Höhe. You will be amazed by the beauty of 'Nockberge' mountains, the gently rolling landscape with its large expanses of Zirben forest, and the three mountain lakes. Just as varied as the leisure opprtunities are the choices of accommodation, from private pensions and farmhouse hosts to a castle hotel and two other 4* hotels. So there is nothing getting in the way of a perfect holiday here, whether spent being active or merely relaxing.


Moosburg

Moosburg

How to get there By car: coming from Munich or Salzburg you take the Tauernautobahn to exit Villach, from there A 2 Wörtherseeautobahn to exit Pörtschach and then the local road to Moosburg. Coming from Vienna and Graz you take the Südautobahn to exit Klagenfurt and then the local road to Moosburg. By train: the naearest train stations are Pörtschach, Krumpendorf and Klagenfurt. From here you take a bus or taxi. By airplane: the nearest airport is Klagenfurt.