When the days get shorter and the seasonal lighting lends the town centres a magical atmosphere, shopping in Carinthia means twice the fun at once - the romantic flair and the variety on offer mean the world of shopping is literally without boundaries.
Boundless skiing enjoyment on the Nassfeld – from the slopes into the thermal spas in the Bad Kleinkirchheim region – great family runs on the Gerlitzen and Dreiländereck – slopes just for children on the Katschberg – guaranteed snow in the highest altitude ski resorts in the Hohe Tauern National Park region.
Bad Kleinkirchheim/St. Oswald - "Family Euro"
Nassfeld - "Ski Hits for kids"
Weissensee - ski pass included free of charge
Heiligenblut - children pay only 3 Euros per day for a "Schneemannkarte"
A winter holiday in Carinthia is ideal for active enthusiasts. It's not just about skiing, snowboarding, freeriding and ski touring - in Carinthia, you'll find a colourful variety of exciting possibilities for family members of all ages. The general conditions could not be better: a varied mountainous landscape with magnificent panoramic views interspersed with frozen lakes, boasting a mild winter climate and a particularly high number of sunny days.
As a winter holiday destination for families, the tourism region of Katschberg-Rennweg deserves the rating “recommended”: the snow guarantee, the varied sports offers and the friendly hosts make sure that the whole family feels good.read on!
Welcome to Nassfeld – Carinthia's ski area without borders! Here, wintersports enthusiasts are spoilt for choice.
The three highest ski areas of Carinthia are enthroned with the 3,798 metres high Grossglockner, Austria’s highest peak, towering up amidst them.read on!
Bad Kleinkirchheim knows no compromise: nowhere else can you get from the perfect pistes so quickly to the refreshing spas.read on!
Situated right in the middle of a number of renowned Carinthian skiing regions, lake Millstätter See is the perfect starting point for exploring a different skiing area every day.read on!
Snow lies on the roofs of the old Renaissance part of town, the air is heavy with the aroma of vanilla croissants and mulled wine, Christmas tones accompany people as they stroll around town... Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, is a real winter fairy tale!read on!
Europe’s family-friendliest valleys – the Lieser/Malta Valleys, located between two national parks – and the skiing paradise of Goldeck are totally geared towards families.read on!
If you’re looking for a family-friendly skiing area where your children can have their first experience on skis, then the Bodental Valley is just the place for you.read on!
Families are increasingly discovering the Petzen as a ski resort - not only because of the perfect slopes, but above all due to the value for money ticket prices and the great range of lodges on the mountain.
The Nockberge region extends from the cultural and shopping town of Feldkirchen in Carinthia and the gently hilly landscape of the Upper Gurk Valley to the winter sports and leisure areas Falkert, Turracher Höhe and Hochrindl.read on!
On Carinthia’s sunny side there are the three ski areas: Koralpe, Klippitztörl and Weinebene. Well accessible via the motorway to the south, sun worshippers in particular will get their money’s worth and their sought-after winter tan.read on!
Looking for the perfect winter holidays - a combination of skiing, family fun, thermal bathing and Mediterranean flair near one of the most beautiful cities in Austria?
Do something good for your soul - recover from the stress of everyday life and come cross-country skiing in Carinthia.
Once winter has began in Carinthia's vacation regions, the crystal clear swimming lakes transform themselves into shimmering smooth ice surfaces in which the snow-covered peaks of the mountains and the snow-covered forests reflect themselves.
Out into the untouched nature and exploring the open ground on skis ... Rucksack, climbing skins and touring bindings are the basic equipment needed for a trip into Carinthia’s ski tour paradises.
Skiing and snowboarding through virgin snow off the marked and groomed ski slopes.
Carinthia`s offer of alternative winter sport types will especially fascinate those who always want to be a step ahead of the trend. For those who like adventure, snow biking will become a guaranteed winter hit.
Even if the mild and sunny climate creates ideal conditions for winter sports and snow activities in Carinthia, what could be better after a long day in the snow than withdrawing into a pleasantly warm wellness-oasis.
Influenced by the eating cultures of three countries – Carinthia, Friuli-Venezia Giulia and Slovenia – Carinthia makes a point of using seasonal and local products to create delicious dishes.
In Austria’s sunny south, visitors can expect numerous events full of skiing and other sports activities, as well as traditional festivities.