Villach Things to Do

  • Villacher Kirchtag
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  • Villacher Kirchtag
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  • Villacher Kirchtag
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  • 1. Villacher Kirchtag

    It´s a kind of Oktoberfest in august (2015: starting from 26. july until 2. august). If you want to dress up (but definately no need for that) its a Dirndl for girls and Lederhosn (short ones...

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  • 2. River Cruise.

    A ferry cruise boat leaves town centre near bridge on the the river Drau.--Enjoy a boat tour , see Villach landmarks ,bridges , churchs, castle ,and nearby...

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  • 3. Kirche im Stadtpark

    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...

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  • 4. Heiligkreuz Kirche

    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....

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  • 5. Nikolaikirche

    The Nikolai church is situated between the railway station and the old town. The church is in neo-gothic style and dates back to 1896. The Nikolai church is a...

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  • 6. Visit the tourist office

    The tourist office is conveniently located on the way from the railway station to the old town just before the bridge over the Drau river.I ended up before the...

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  • 7. Burg (castle)

    The Castle of which you get an excellent unobstructed view from the train if you travel from Villach to Ljubljana (just when you cross the Drau river and sit on...

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  • 8. Climb the Stadtpfarrturm (steeple)

    The Stadtpfarrturm or steeple is the highest one in the state of Carinthia with 94 meters. I climbed the about 240 steps and was rewarded with a spectacular...

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  • 9. Relief of Kaernten

    Here in this building you may see the state of Carinthia (Bundesland Kaernten) as a relief on 182 m2. It is three dimensional at a scale of 1:10’000. The length...

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  • 10. Climb the Tower

    St Jacobs tower is in Villach centre, the church is from the 14 th century, the tower is 95m high and stands seperate from the church.. A charge of 2 euro and...

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  • 11. The whole region in less than 200 square metres

    This relief of Carinthia reproduces the region on a 1:10 000 scale. Its surface is 183 square metres, and although it is 90 years old it is still the largest...

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  • 12. Stadtpfarrturm Villach

    The tower of St. Jakob's is 94 meters high and therefore the highest church tower in Carinthia. The lower part of the medieval tower has been preserved up to...

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  • 13. Museum der Stadt Villach

    The museum has a nice expo on minerals, mining and all kinds of Villacher History. Nice to visit for some background info on the town of Villach. Time to visit...

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  • 14. Villach .. nice and Romantic !

    Las August , I took the train from Zell Am See to Villach , the OBB return Train ticket costed me 48 Euro , I enjoyed the small town , from the train station I...

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  • 15. Enjoy the Snow! What Else?

    I learned long ago that my favorite sound in the whole world is to hear the sound I make when wlaking on snow. That certain "squish" is something that resonates...

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  • 16. Thermen Resort

    Ahhhhhhh........ the heated pools of Villach. I can still feel the fun. I can also recall the ridiculously cold water outside that me and Cris jumped into and...

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  • 17. Rauthausplatz in Villach

    From St. Jakob, I took this picture of the Rathaus, with ground fountain that shoots uncontained water into the air.The Rauthaus is a good place to get...

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  • 18. St. Nikolai Church

    As Villach was bombed significantly in World War 2, there aren't many older buildings. St. Nikolai Church is one of four primary places of worship in Villach....

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  • 19. Rathaus

    The city hall stands in the heart od Villach. The building itself is nothing special from the outside (I haven't seen the interior), but I wouldn't even know...

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  • 20. Walking upon the Alps

    I enjoyed here as a child. Look how environment has could make this wonderful place! All my Interrail travel has been full of good times (and some bad, but...

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  • 21. Landskron Castle

    The remains of the big, old fortress of Landskron are on the top of a hill, 676 m high. A great part of the castle was destroyed by a fire in the 19th century,...

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  • 22. Villacher Alpe

    The Villacher Alpe (m 2167) is the nearest mountain to Villach, and provides the nearest hiking or skiing facilities.The Villacheralpenstrasse starts just...

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  • 23. Falconry in Landskron castle

    The remains of the castle of Landskron are worth a visit on their own right. However, there is more to see then than the ruins and the panorama.A section of the...

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  • 24. The bell tower of St Jakob

    The church of St Jakob (the parish church of Villach) has an impressive bell tower, 94 metres high. It is the tallest in Carinthia.Visitors can climb the 239...

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  • 25. SKI JUMPING HILLS

    Hill name: MattenschanzeNumber of hills: 4 - K90, K60, K30 & K15.Hill record: 102 mRecord holder: Robert Kranjec (Slo), continental cup in summer 2001History of...

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