In the south of Austria, right on the Slovenian and Italian borders, you will find the diverse state of Carinthia. Carinthia enchants you with its beautiful landscapes in which mountains and lakes alternate. Mountain lovers can enjoy themselves on the high mountain peaks in winter and summer, while water lovers can cool off at the lakes during hot days. In addition to untouched nature, you will find culture in the many villages and small towns in Carinthia. There is something for everyone all year round!
You will not get bored easily in Carinthia: the landscape is perfect for countless sporting, but also relaxing activities. In the summer months there is a Mediterranean climate that invites you to a refreshing dive in, for example, the Wörthersee. In the mountains and hills there are many hiking and cycling trails of all levels of difficulty, all of which will reward you with breathtaking views. In winter you can enjoy excellent skiing, cross-country skiing, ice skating and tobogganing in Carinthia. After your sporty day, relax in the nearby thermal baths and wellness centers, also at the EuroParcs holiday parks.
Klagenfurt is the capital of Carinthia and is located in a beautiful location between the Wörthersee and the Karawanken. It is therefore also the most important center of the region and is mainly known as a university city and recreation city. Stroll the old streets of the historic center, visit lively bars and boutiques and see the churches, castles and gates of the city. The bustling town of Villach is also worth a visit with its traditional culture and untouched nature. Admire the colorful Austrian architecture and taste local delicacies. You can experience the history of Carinthia in one of the many castles and castles, such as Burg Hochosterwitz. In addition to history, you can also admire eagles and monkeys at Burg Landskron!