Region Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
Spring / Summer / Autumn / Active holidays

Discover the beautiful mountains and lakes in the heart of Carinthia.

Clear alpine air, lakes with drinking water quality, in between hundreds of hiking trails and some of the best trails in Carinthia. The region around the charming town of Villach in the south of Austria is a natural paradise.

Looking down from lush mountain pastures you can enjoy the view over the majestic mountains and the glistering water of 26 degree warm lakes. Nature and sport, culture and enjoyment: the region at the corner between Austria, Italy and Slovenia guarantees holiday fun at its best. From the shores of lake Ossiacher See the Kanzelbahn cable railway leads up the Gerlitzen Alp, a family adventure mountain for the the whole family with a high-ropes course, mountain carts and perfect conditions for paragliders. From May onwards, you can go for a swim in its water. Or you can cycle around the lake and discover the numerous attractions.

The turquise lake Faaker See with an idyllic island in its middle is a true paradise. In case of rainy weather, the Kaernten Therme in Villach-Warmbad offers swimming fun ad a large fitness and spa area an there are many day trip destinations waiting for you.

The heart of the region is Villach, a charming town next to the river Drau with an attractive inner city. It is here where the joy of life of the local population can be felt and where many celebrations take place throughout the year. Enjoy the unique Carinthian cuisine in many restaurants and inns as well as the wonderful regional products on the local markets.

Tip: With the Erlebnis CARD, given out by many certain hosts, you can take part in many cycling, hiking and cultural activities for free!

Information, booking and brochures
Region Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
Carinthia, Austria
Tel.: +43 4242/42000

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