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Art, culture, & tradition

At the intersection of 3 countries

In every season, Carinthia will surprise you with a diverse art and cultural offer. Impressive natural spectacles and well-known excursion destinations are as much a part of the recreational program as are the numerous cultural sites, which tell of the long and eventful history of Austria's southernmost region. 

Aussicht von der Hohen Gloriette auf den WörtherseeKirche zu Sternberg bei Velden am Wörthersee

Top 7
excursion destinations in Carinthia

Pyramidenkogel on the Wörthersee
From the world's highest viewing tower made of wood, you can marvel at the beauty of Carinthia.
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Hochosterwitz Castle
A historic experience in one of the most picturesque valleys in Carinthia. This popular excursion destination is one of Central Europe's most beautiful castles. 
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Since 1958, the small world on the Wörthersee has been a fixture of every recreational calendar. 159 models of the most noteworthy structures from over 40 countries are nestled in the park landscape. 
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Großglockner High Alpine Road
Europe's most famous high alpine road in the Hohe Tauern National Park leads through all vegetation zones.
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Obir stalactite caves
Nature and man in harmony. A 200 million year-history and modern technology have given rise to a fascinating natural wonder.
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Malta High Alpine Road & Kölnbrein Dam 
Through the "valley of rushing water", you can reach Austria's highest dam wall with the spectacular "Airwalk". 
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Rosegg animal park, castle, & labyrinth 
For almost 50 years, the animal park with over 400 animals and ca. 35 animal species has been a part of the recreational program. 
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Cultural recommendations

07.07.-08.07.2023 - Music Weeks Millstatt

02.07.-29.08.2023 - Starry Night on the Wörthersee

02.07.-29.08.2023 - Carinthian Summer music festival, Ossiacher See

03.09.-10.09.2023 - 30th international Johannes Brahms competition, Pörtschach am Wörthersee

Various dates - Stadttheater Klagenfurt season

04.10.-15.10.2023 - Krimifestival Wörthersee - crime novel festival

24.11.-23.12.2023 - Advent on the Wörthersee