SWIMMING IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIKING AROUND THE LAKES.
Carinthia – Austria's sunny south. Embedded in unique countryside of high peaks and gentle mounts, the province boasts more than 200 swimming lakes up to 28°C warm – ideal to refresh, to be active or simply unwind by the lakeside. Whether you choose a luxury hotel, a comfortable three- or four-star establishment, a local guesthouse, private accommodation or one of the excellent camping sites.
LAKE WÖRTHERSEE. PERFECT DESTINATION.
Nestled amidst mountains and hillsides, blessed with an almost Mediterranean climate and a cheerful southern character, it enjoys an almost legendary reputation: for its great events and nightlife, but also for pristine landscapes, peace and relaxation.
The heart of this region, which actually includes 5 lakes, is the Wörthersee itself, 17 km long and as much as 27° C warm; surrounding it, 8 towns and the provincial capital, each quite different from the next – the flair of a casino, romantic, pulsating, traditional.
REGION VILLACH / FAAKER SEE / OSSIACHER SEE
There are also numerous alpine chalets and inns that offer culinary delicacies influenced by the three different cultures of Carinthia, Slovenia and Italy.
If you are in search of restful family holidays where you and your family are truly appreciated and pampered, then you don´t need to look further! This is a holiday paradise, offering majestic mountains, crystal-clear lakes, heavenly spas and a much more to ensure fun and restful holidays for the whole family!
In addition to the wonderful mountains and eight crystal-clear lakes, there are two heavenly spas: Warmbad-Villach and family-friendly spa in Bad Bleiberg.
Austria's most modern spa world presents itself to water lovers and the fun loving public with its fascinating variety on offer, breathtaking attractions and a very refreshing free-time and experience concept, which is really something special.
LAKE MILLSTÄTTER SEEIts water careness. Its natural beauty enchants.
The interplay of colours of the crystal clear drinkingwater, the high content of mineral salts, the gentle world of mountains of the Biosphärenpark Nockberge, the Millstatt Alps with the Tschiernock, Goldeck and Mirnock. Lake Millstätter See invites visitors to get close to the lake and the mountains.