Austria’s bathing paradise
Carinthia | Carinthia is Austria’s most southern Federal state and next to the mountains which are a common feature for the Alpine Republic is also shaped by many lovely seas: Lake Wörther, Lake Ossiach, Lake Millstätt and Weissensee are only some of the biggest and most well known. Due to the maritime climate in the southern Alpine region the seas get warm quickly in the summer and offer pleasant temperatures all the way through to early autumn. At most seas there are designated bathing beaches with respective service facilities which provide for a relaxing and nice beach vacation. Of course you will find a number of water sport activities on offer.
If you prefer something more than just water then Carinthia’s mountains and valleys might appeal to you. Outdoor trend sport activities such as mountain biking, paragliding or rafting are very popular. But just a nice hike or cycling tour through the mountainous and hilly landscape of Carinthia can be equally enticing. A great day trip in this region is the high wire garden in Greifenburg big and little climbers can test their mountaineering skills. The adventure mining is a prominent topic in “Terra-Montana” at Bleiberg-Nötsch. Here one is provided with interesting insights into the history of mining (“Terra Montana”) and the creation of earth (“Terra Mystica”). You will also be able to go on an underground ride through the tunnels. This will not only be a memorable experience for the little ones.
The most popular places for a holiday home vacation in Carinthia are according to atraveo customers Faak am See, Bad Kleinkirchheim, Klippitztörl, Millstatt, Ebene Reichenau and Sankt Gertraud. Further information and tips on the selection of holiday homes in Carinthia as well as possible recreational activities can be found in the holiday home selection for Carinthia. Or take a look in our blogs on Austria.