Holiday region Klopein lake

The region of southern Carinthia, of Klopeiner Lake, offers families and children amazing and relaxed holiday, and experience of various activities. You will be charmed by impressive natural experiences such as - sunrise between mountains, majestic hills, natural flowers, numerous lakes, Carinthia longest river Drava and the springs. Discover your natural experience already today.

You can choose from a variety of sports. From ball games to swimming, lowland sports and conquering the surrounding peaks for beginners and professionals.
Want to experience the magic of museums? Many museums open their doors and invite you to a tour. You will be taken over the tradition and modern art.

1. Golf

Improve your golf swing on the drive range and try the golf course of Klopein Lake, with the possibility of playing it on nine or eighteen holes. To hotel guests we offer a 20% discount on the daily ticket.

» Experience golf«

Golf Park regularly offers introductory courses for you. You can look at the current offer on the web site of the golf course. (Link)

Nearby you can also try other attractive golf courses.

2. Sport

You can explore the region while you are riding on interesting biking trails. The most popular is the Drava biking trail. To boost adrenaline, choose mountain biking. Rent a bike in the city, you can store it in the bicycle room in the hotel..

Well-preserved and marked paths, surrounded by meadows, forests, lakes and mountains in unspoilt nature and historic places, represent a comprehensive picture of Carinthia. Hiking, Nordic walking, light running – there’s a choice for each individual.

Karavanke (Karawanken) and Styrian Alps have many hiking trails, alpine climbs and beautiful mountain flowers. Likewise, there are rocks for sport climbers.

Near the hotel, several outdoor and indoor tennis courts are available.
You can relax while playing mini-golf or beach volleyball. Outdoor riding tours are also organized for children and adults.

At the lake you can try diving, "surfing" and kayaking. It's fun for beginners, as well as for trained ones.

Fishing in nearby lakes and ponds.

In Jauntal valley you can do "bungee" jumping with a rope of 96 m in depth. Paragliding enthusiasts may drop from Peca.

3. Nature

Into the nature! By, on and in water...

  • Forest Adventure Park at Klopeiner Lake
  • Sonniger Lake with a beautiful flower park
  • Sablatnigmoor: protected Natural pearl
  • Turner Lake: idyllic lake near the golf course of Klopein Lake
  • Jauntal and Lavanttal valleys
  • Wildensteiner Waterfall (Gallizien)
  • Bird park
  • Boat ride on the Drava river
  • Boat ride on Wörther Lake
  • Valley of Roses, Tscheppa gorge

Up on the mountains...

  • Obir- Dripstone Caves with Trögener Klamm Gorge and Kneipp path
  • Mountain for hiking
  • Hochobir for rock and alpine climbers
  • St. Hemma of June Mountain with the Rosalien spring and interesting excavations
  • Diex, a sunny plateau of Carinthia

4. Culture

Visiting museums and exploring the surrounding

  • St. Paul's Monastery with the provincial exhibition »The power of words«
  • Werner Berg Museum "The power of images"
  • Liaunig Museum (modern art and goldsmith art)
  • Homeland Museum and History of Carinthia Völkermarkt defence war
  • Getemberg with Heinrich Harrer Museum and the Tibetan Lingkor
  • Architectural jewel "Hefti" by Günther Domenig
  • Medieval town Friesach with many historical buildings, the cathedral, a contemporary exhibition centre, Theatre festival at Mount Peter and a well-known celebration "Spectaculum." Völkermarkt: shopping town with a museum on the theme "Carinthia defence war "
  • Bleiburg: art and border town (with Slovenia) with Bleiburg traditional fair on the lawn and the Werner Berg Museum. The birthplace of the internationally recognized artist Kiki Kogelnik.
  • Globasnitz: Museum of excavations of St. Hemma mountain and the castle Elbersdorf
  • Eberndorf: Eberndorf Monastery with the summer games for theatre lovers
  • Eisenkappel: thermal spa and a starting point to visit the stalactite Obir - Dripstone Caves, Hochbir and Trögener Klamm Gorge
  • Wolfsberg: The castle in the property of Henkel-Donnersmark family
  • Town St. Veit: with the old town moat and hotel "Fuchs-Palast"of prof. Ernst Fuchs (famous Austrian artist)
  • Maria Saal: open-air museum and the church of Maria Saal (Maria Saal Dom)
  • Hochosterwitz Castle: the largest castle in Austria
  • Krka: cathedral worth visiting (St. Ema Krka ) and Dwarfs park for children
  • Medieval town Friesacht: old town surrounded by moat, with many historical buildings, the cathedral, a contemporary exhibition centre, the theatre festival at Mount Peter and a well-known celebration "Spectaculum."
  • Knappenberg: an exhibition of minerals (mining history)
  • Radenthein: "Granatium" and grenade Gorge
  • Döbriach: House of tales "SAGAMUNDO"
  • Landskrona Castle (Vajškra): The birds of prey show
  • Ferlach: Firearms manufacturers town "HISTORAMA" and "Carnica-world of bees"
  • Wörther Lake surrounding: the villages of Maria Wörth (famous church), Velden (Velden Castle Hotel), Pörtschach by Wörther Lake, possible tour by boat fleet of Wörther Lake
  • Klagenfurt by Wörther Lake: the capital of Carinthia and the shopping centre near Lake Wörthersee, New Square with the Dragon fountain ("Lindwurm"-symbol of the city), Provincial Museum, Provincial Archives, the football stadium (Hypo-Arena), MINIMUNDUS (World in miniature near Wörther Lake), the Planetarium and Observatory on Kreuzbergl and “HAPP'S REPTILE ZOO"

Excavations

  • Museum of excavations in Globasnitz
  • Exavations on the St. Hamma Mountain
  • »Garcaca« Celtic excavations near Klopein Lake

Carinthian Stage

  • Summer Theatre Eberndorf
  • K.L.A.S. - Avant-garde Theatre on the Heunburg Castle

Musical delights

  • Monastery Ossiach on Ossiach lake and well- known music festival "Carinthian Summer"
  • Arena on Finkenstein Castle with Music festival

5. Pilgrimage & Spirituality

In search of peace and calm, mystical places. Pilgrimage crossings and routes will help you on your way towards yourself. You will capture the power of tranquillity and happiness and fall in love with life.

  • Hemma Pilgrimage path cross-border pilgrimage
  • St. Hemme Mountain and spring in the cavity Rosalien
  • Monastery of St. Paul: Exhibition "The power of words"
  • Churches and Cathedrals (Arts)
  • Esoteric fair on Sonnberger Lake
  • Wishing bell on Garcaca

6. Cuisine and celebrations

Try typical and traditional dishes (Gourmet Region: It’s great!)
At any restaurant or homestead, you can try home - grown organic delicacies, cheeses, homemade bread, pumpkin seeds and hemp oil.

  • Jauntaler Salami festival
  • Harvest festivals
  • Farant – Festival in Globasnitz
  • Had'nblütenfest- Buckwheat Day
  • Buckwheat Day (Had'n = buckwheat)
  • Autumn Fest (Heimatherbst) in Carinthia
  • Bleiburger fair on the lawn
  • various fairs of handicrafts and art craft