Bundesland Karnten Travel Guide

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Klagenfurt

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Villach

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75,242,28

Heiligenblut

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51,87,14

Velden am Wörthersee

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28,68,1

Spittal an der Drau

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Pörtschach am Wörthersee

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5,25,1

Millstätter See

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8,21,0

Griffen

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3,10,0

Maria Wörth

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8,32,7

Gmünd

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Velden

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Tröpolach

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2,10,0

Innerkrems

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4,14,0

Hermagor

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Bad Eisenkappel

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3,12,0

Hochosterwitz

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2,7,0

Afritz

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4,6,0

Finkenstein

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Millstatt

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Weissensee

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Seeboden

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1,1,0

Rosegg

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2,7,0

Ossiach

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1,6,1

Gnesau

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3,9,0

Gaming

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0,2,0

Friesach

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1,8,0

Flattnitz

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0,1,0

Flattach

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1,22,0

Döbriach

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3,5,0

Bleiberg ob Villach

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1,7,0

Althofen

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6,18,0

Penk

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0,2,0

Klagenfurt

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  • OBIR CAVES

    Klagenfurt Warnings and Dangers

    The Obir Dripstone Caves are located at Eisenkappel-Vellach where mines once flourished. We enjoyed our journey through pretty farming country to the small town where we located the Tourist Information Centre.I went to book, and found the Tour was completely booked out, nearly all the seats taken by a large tour group. It was quite a long wait...

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  • Lindner Seepark Hotel - Congress & Spa

    Klagenfurt Hotels

    Rooms from € 129, your reservation will be canceled on day of arrival until 18:00 clock free(or €...

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  • Lindwurm

    Klagenfurt Things to Do

    The monument to the Lindwurm, the Klagenfurt dragon, was sculpted centuries ago in 1590 from a single piece of chlorite slate, but its history goes back much further than that. The first mention of it is in legends dating from before the city was built. The city itself never existed before the 13th century, consisting only of a few settlements on a...

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Villach

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  • Kirche im Stadtpark

    Villach Things to Do

    The church in the citypark is protestant and was built in neo gothic style from 1901-1903. Behind the church you will find a park with a garden. Also in the city park you will find a large children's playground.

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  • Romantik Hotel Post

    Villach Hotels

    Stayed there for one night in 08/2006. Posted price was € 125, but internet rate at € 95 for a...

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  • Heiligkreuz Kirche

    Villach Things to Do

    The church of the holy cross was built from 1726. The benediction of the church was in 1744 and the inauguration in 1751. The church is built in baroque style. Until the end of the Austrian-Hungarian monarchy the church was very popular with pilgrims and later for weddings. Since WW2 it is one of the parish churches of Villach.The church is...

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Heiligenblut

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  • Skiing

    Heiligenblut Things to Do

    From the centre of Heiligenblut you can go up by cable car to the ski slopes. You can ski in an altitude of up to 2.900 m. After about 15 minutes you reach the "Mittelstation" where you can already ski, or you can continue by a second cable car for another 15 min. The best thing was that the skiing grounds weren`t crowded at all- sometimes I found...

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  • Chalet Hotel Senger

    Heiligenblut Hotels

    Hof 23, Heiligenblut, 9844, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Hunt the Marmot

    Heiligenblut Things to Do

    Marmot's live across a large part of Europe and Asia from the Alps right across to Mongolia and the far east.They are rumoured to be elusive and difficult to find. So get your camera and go on a marmot hunt.

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Velden am Wörthersee

  • BUY THE KARNTEN CARD

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    Before I buy any Tourist card, I do my homework, you must too!I look at the cost, and what I want to see and how much that will cost, if I come out infront, then I buy the Card.THE CARINTHIAN KARNTEN CARD IS THE BEST CARD I HAVE EVER BOUGHT!We easily got our moneys worth from this card, if the weather had been better, we probably would have saved...

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  • SEEHOTEL EUROPA

    Velden am Wörthersee Hotels

    Wrannpark 1-3, Velden Am Worthersee, 9220, AT

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • STUNNING ARCHITECTURE!

    Velden am Wörthersee Things to Do

    Velden has more than its share of fine architecture. I really enjoyed walking around here, and seeing all the Mansions. All are beautifully kept, nicely painted, if not, they are being restored.Some you can stay in as they are now Hotels.

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Spittal an der Drau

Pörtschach am Wörthersee

Millstätter See

Griffen

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  • FOR CHILDREN

    Griffen Things to Do

    Located at Griffen is a service station where we bought our Vignette.Also for children, was the Horse in my photo. Her name is Dolly, and is coin operated.A nice idea, as most of you would know, children get of sick of sitting still in a Car when travelling for a while.We haven't got Dolly in Australia!

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  • DRAVOGARD TO GRIFFEN

    Griffen Off The Beaten Path

    Dravogard is just over the border in Slovenia. This is the way we entered Austria, following quite a quiet road with some very nice scenery.Along the way were small villages, some had small Churches with tall spires, another was a massive Church. The area was farmland, so we saw our first Austrian Cows and the crops growing to feed them and us...

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  • BURG GRIFFEN

    Griffen Things to Do

    The Burg Griffen we saw as we entered Griffen. These Castle ruins sit 130metres high on a limestone Mountain above the town of Griffen in Carinthia, Austria.It's a real old Castle built by order of Bishop Otto of Bamberg between the years 1124 & 1146.About 1520, the Castle was reconstructed to provide resistance to the Ottoman forces, how-ever,...

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Maria Wörth

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  • PYRAMIDENKOGEL TOWER

    Maria Wörth Things to Do

    Located just 5kms from Maria Worth is the Pyramidenkogel Tower. You probably would have noticed it already.We followed the road as far as we could go, which was to the Car-park. From here, a short, uphill walk to the Tower.Our admission was included in our Karten Card, so after showing that, we just had to wait for the Elevator which runs up the...

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  • Hotel Linde

    Maria Wörth Hotels

    Lindenplatz 3, Maria Worth, 9082, Austria

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Business

  • PHOTOS OF THE CHURCH

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    I guess most people take the Church photo from where I did, which is just back from the Church.As I walked back down the hill, I found a path to the left that took me to a park on a high piece of land. From here, there is a view over the water to the Church.Another good photo, is from the Boat if you do a Cruise, or if you go up the Pyramidenkogel...

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Gmünd

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  • Maltator

    Gmünd Off The Beaten Path

    Gmünd has citywalls and towngates, one of them is this old Malta gate, which is the entrance on the westside of the town, coming from Maltatal.

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  • Home of the Porsche!!

    Gmünd Things to Do

    Porsche Automuseum Helmut PfeifhoferFor a carlover and especially Porsche lovers this is simply heaven. Several Porsches 911, wooden prototypes and other models by Ferdinand Porsche. Just about everything you always wanted to know about Porsche.In Gmünd, the first Porsche car was built.A 356 model. Ferdinand Porsche lived here and had his factory...

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  • Alte Burg

    Gmünd Off The Beaten Path

    Alte BurgThe castle was first mentioned in a document in 1292. However, scientists presume that it was built even before that time. Nowadays the castle hosts a gourmet restaurant that offers excellent dining and wining in a very special ambience. The castle hosts temporary exhibitions, seminars, art openings, stage plays and concerts. Admission...

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Velden

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  • The Wörthersee

    Velden Things to Do

    The lake is elongated, about 20 km long and 1–2 km wide.It stretches from the Carinthian capital Klagenfurt in the east to Velden in the west. It is flanked to the north and south by steep alpine foothills covered with dense forests, beyond which snow-capped alpine peaks are visible. The lake's water is a distinctive blue-green colour and...

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  • Hotel Goritschnigg

    Velden Hotels

    Casinoplatz 3 - 5, Velden, 9220, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • For schnitzel, bangers and steaks

    Velden Restaurants

    Goritschnigg's Wurstsalon and Steakhouse is a family-run restaurant spitting distance from the lakeside in Velden am Wörthersee and is located next to the Schlosshotel Velden. By day it is a self-service sausage bar - with the sausages being in terms of quality somewhat better than your typical banger and there is typical Austrian "Hausmannskost" -...

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Innerkrems

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  • Lake Windeben

    Innerkrems Things to Do

    Altitude: 1,950mAt the day we where here July the 4th 2006 it was really stone cold for a summers day only 5 C, the surrounding nature at lake Windeben has something magic or mystic. A pity there were so many people there. The "Alpine Symbioses" Nature Study Trail with numerous display boards in the unique landscape around Lake Windeben. There is...

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  • Karlbad

    Innerkrems Things to Do

    Altitude: 1,693m This healing bath was originally called the "bath in the little cirque". The water of the Karl spring is led into larch troughs and heated to about 40° Celsius with red-hot stones. The troughs in which the cure guests lie are covered with wooden planks - with an opening for the head - so that the healing steam cannot escape. Due to...

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  • Nockalmhof

    Innerkrems Things to Do

    Altitude: 1,700m The Nockalmhof is only three kilometres from Innerkrems and is immediately situated on the Nockalm Road. It is an excellent starting point for various hikes in the National Park. Several display boards offer information about the interesting history of iron mining in Innerkrems and the surrounding area.As well as a children's...

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Hermagor

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  • Poludniger Alm

    Hermagor Things to Do

    Poludniger alm is at about 1,750 m high and has great views across the Carinthian mountains and the Gailtal. You can go up a mountain. It will take you about one and half hour to get on the top, but take in account that it's is much colder there than in the valley.Enjoy the cows and other animals on the alm.

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  • Falkensteiner Hotel Carinzia

    Hermagor Hotels

    Tropolach 156, Hermagor Pressegger See, 9631, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • An extraordinary hiking tour!

    Hermagor Things to Do

    GarnitzenklammThis is a beautiful but not easy to do walk of approx. 3.5 hrs. First you go into the gorge for approx. 2 hrs. Then back through the forest will take you 1.5 hrs. At the entrance a little map of the gorge and walk is available.Just look at the pictures and you'll understand why I love this place.

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Bad Eisenkappel

  • MARIA DORN CHURCH & CEMETERY

    Bad Eisenkappel Things to Do

    Maria Dorn is known as the jewel of Bad Eisenkappel!This lovely Church and Cemetery caught my attention straight away. The Church was painted and situated high on the hill, and below was the terraced cemetery filled with beautiful flowers.I couldn't go inside, so had to be content with walking the outside. This is well worth doing, as there are...

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  • PARISH CHURCH OF ST. MICHAEL

    Bad Eisenkappel Things to Do

    The Parish Church of ST. Michael is a late Gothic three-aisled pillared Basilica with a ribbed vault. During the Turkish invasion in 1473, it went up in flames and was rebuilt at the end of the 15th century to how it is today.I was able to enter this Church and see the lovely Altars and carvings.

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  • OBIR DRIPSTONE CAVES

    Bad Eisenkappel Warnings and Dangers

    The Obir Dripstone Caves are located at Eisenkappel-Vellach where mines once flourished. The drive was lovely, past farmland, Lakes and Mountain scenery.Once at Bad Eisenkappel, I found the Tourist information centre and went to book the Tour.Unfortunately, I found the Tour was completely booked out, nearly all the seats taken by a large tour...

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