Choose a language
  • Kärnten
    Kärnten Photo: Outdooractive Editors
  • Unterwegs am Millsee, Kärnten
    Unterwegs am Millsee, Kärnten Photo: FranzGERDL
  • Das Nassfeld in Kärnten
    Das Nassfeld in Kärnten Photo: NLW Tourismus Marketing GmbH
  • Pasterzengletscher mit Großglockner und Johannisberg Photo: Klaus Dapra, Kärnten Werbung GmbH

Carinthia

If you are planning an action packed vacation, you have to consider Carinthia. Looking for some travel recommendations? Our individual guide allows you to quickly plan your ideal trip to Carinthia. Get inspired by tours throughout the region, unmissable events, the most remarkable places to see and huts and hotels. Here are a few of the highlights that are awaiting you in Carinthia:
Outdooractive Editors  Verified partner 
Author of this page

Destinations in Carinthia


Regions

Show Map

Attractions in Carinthia


Outdoor activities in Carinthia

Thanks to its location in äußerster Süden Österreichs, Kärnten is considered particularly sunny. In summer, some of the warmest bathing lakes in the Alps await water sports enthusiasts, families and those seeking relaxation. Hikers and mountain bikers, on the other hand, are usually drawn to the mountains. In the Hohe Tauern National Park, for example, there is not only the Großglockner, Austria's highest mountain, to marvel at, but also a great variety of flora and fauna below the rugged mountain peaks.

 

The Hohe Tauern National Park is one of the most beautiful in Austria.

 

In the winter months, renowned ski resorts such as Nassfeld, Bad Kleinkirchheim or Großglockner/Heiligenblut attract numerous skiers and snowboarders to Carinthia. Varied, sunny slopes up to more than 3000 metres above sea level provide plenty of downhill fun. Afterwards, the many thermal spas in Carinthia provide relaxation and wellness.

Culture lovers can enjoy international flair at music events on Lake Wörthersee all summer long or experience the traditions of Carinthia at regional festivals. The many castles, castles and churches also bear witness to the rich cultural heritage of Carinthia.

.

Localisation

Parts of this content were machine translated using German as the source language for the translation