The 34 km long Nockalm Road between Innerkrems in the north and Ebene Reichenau in the south is undoubtedly one of the most varied and beautiful alpine roads that you can experience by car, motorcycle and bus. With a gentle gradient, the panoramic road winds its way up and down between the “Nock’n” in 52 hairpin bends and numerous curves, with a breathtaking view.
The hit with young and old is the alpine roller coaster Nocky Flitzer: a toboggan run with which you can whizz down into the valley spectacularly as well as safely in winter as in summer. Cutting curves through the pine forest, traffic circles, wave tracks and jumps – the total length of 1.6 kilometers is unique and spectacular.
MYTH GEMSTONE WREATH MAKER
The Kranzelbinder family’s highlight, open all year round, is located directly on the idyllic 3-lake circular hiking trail and vis à vis the Nocky Flitzer summer toboggan run. On more than 500 m² of exhibition space, precious and gemstones from all continents of the world, as well as local rarities from the Alpine region and Nock area, provide an unforgettable sparkle in your eyes.
ALMGOLF, MARKTL ALM
Summer vacation on the MarktlAlm is nature experience and enjoyment with countless possibilities for activities, e.g. Almgolf – golf fun in the middle of the alpine meadow for the whole family, animal enclosures, playgrounds and natural adventure areas, Almstadl with hay bed for an eventful night in the hay, Kornockbahn & Panoramabahn for relaxed trips between mountain and valley, Nordic Walking Running Checkpoint (3 running routes).
The Granatium in Radenthein is an adventure museum where the history, extraction and use of garnet stone is presented.
Discover 159 models from over 40 countries and immerse yourself in our large indoor world of experience. Travel around the world in a few hours, because the most beautiful buildings on this earth are closer than you think. The new indoor area offers in a year-round exhibition, excitement and entertainment for the whole family.
HAPPS’S REPTILE ZOO & DINOSAUR GARDEN
The Happ Reptile Zoo in Klagenfurt was opened on April 1, 1976. Millions of people have already visited this zoo. They were educated about the worthiness of protection of the unjustly persecuted and feared snakes, and their fears were thus reduced.
In summer, the Heidi Alm Falkert is the ideal place for a vacation in the alpine pastures with the family. Due to our location in the heart of Carinthia, we are also the ideal starting point for your Carinthian vacation. A special experience for the children and all Heidi fans is our Heidi Park in the summer, where the children playfully learn everything about life in the mountains with the help of characters from the Heidi cartoon.
GROSSGLOCKNER HIGH ALPINE ROAD
144.2 km distance
The high mountains and the Großglockner: what was once reserved for experienced mountaineers, has been an experience for young and old since the construction of the Großglockner High Alpine Road. Much has changed since the opening of the Alpine Road in 1935. The road became wider, safer and more comfortable. Exhibitions and museums, huts and mountain inns, visitor centers and information points put the spotlight on the diverse mountain world with its fauna & flora in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park.
CITY TOUR VILLACH
If you have the time and inclination, walk from 8 May Square not towards the main square, but south through 10 October Street, lined with imposing buildings and green front gardens. At the end it opens to the city park with the neo-Gothic style Protestant church (built in 1901 – 1903). Also attract stately mansions from the 19. and 20th c. and the small Schiller Park with the relief of Carinthia made on a scale of 1:10,000.
VEHICLE, RADIO AND CLOCK MUSEUM VILLACH
Classic car museum “The little man’s dreams of owning a car in the 50s”. With the first vehicle also came the wanderlust to drive to the border or to the sea. 260 pieces of the vintages 1927-1990 are to be found with us perhaps also yours from that time. Furthermore, a restoration workshop and a radio museum with over 1000 devices on 200 m².
CARINTHIA SPA VILLACH
The border-genial thermal spa in the south of Carinthia with the optimal combination of water experience, wellness and fitness on 11,000 m². The Kärnten Therme is the most modern experience world in the south of Austria. On a total of four levels, the spa in Warmbad-Villach offers a unique variety of offers for babies, children, wellness lovers, those thirsty for experience, athletes & best agers.
CITY TOUR KLAGENFURT
On this tour you will discover the most beautiful courtyards, monuments and historic buildings of Klagenfurt. On the walk through Klagenfurt’s city center you will get to know, among other things, the oldest pedestrian zone in Austria and the Lindwurm – the city’s landmark.
Spectacular time travel for young and old, exciting tour with audio guide. Fascinating view of Mauterndorf and the mountains from the 44m high fortified tower. Large knight playground “Conquer the castle in the castle” (open in fair weather).
Probably one of the most beautiful Renaissance buildings south of the Alps, this palazzo is rightly the pride of the population. The beauty of the three-story arcaded courtyard today provides a worthy setting for numerous cultural events of international repute (choir competition, comedy plays).
MURAU BREWERY OF THE SENSES
Pleasure with responsibility, working for and with the region for over 500 years! FR and SA from 2:00pm – 6:00pm (guided tours at 2:00pm and 4:00pm), store hours from 2:00pm – 6:00pm. Guided tours for bus groups on request also possible from DI – SA
WOOD MUSEUM ST. RUPRECHT
The Wood Museum in St.Ruprecht ob Murau in the district of Murau proudly presents its roof and the unusual dormer window. It stands out like a diamond from the roof of the main house, a former cattle barn. A symbol that should show us that the traditional does not exclude the modern.
THE MURTAL RAILWAY
With an operating length of around 65 km, the Murtalbahn Unzmarkt – Murau – Tamsweg is the longest STLB railroad line and extends beyond the Styrian border into the Lungau region of Salzburg. All traffic on this railroad line is controlled by the train manager in Murau via train radio. The Murtalbahn from Unzmarkt to Tamsweg is integrated into the Styrian and Salzburg transport networks.
DONKEY PARK MALTATAL
The family park “Donkey Park – Maltatal” is located in the heart of the Hohe Tauern National Park in Carinthia and is home to over 100 animals of various breeds. The park has a size of 30,000 square meters and is accessible by visitors as well as suitable for wheelchair users. The children are guided in the paddock and enchanted by the comfortable gait of the donkeys.
FAIRY TALE FOREST STYRIA
In the fairy tale forest you will enjoy games and adventures in free nature. For our youngest as well as for the somewhat older children, the forest offers a wide range of fun, action and entertainment. In addition, there is the unique inn with guest garden, which offers a rich variety of regional specialties and a relaxing view.
ADVENTURE MONKEY MOUNTAIN
A standard guided tour lasts about 45 minutes. Worn shield or mouth-nose protection to best protect visitors and the monkeys.
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