Climbing and hiking

The region of Klopeiner See  – a dream for hikers, climbers and mountaineers

800 km of hiking trails await you in a varied landscape between the Saualm in the north and the Karawanken in the south. Fantastic panoramic views over Carinthia and Slovenia, cozy inns and delicacies from the Alpe-Adria region will make you rave. In the sunny corner of Carinthia, at the intersection of two cultures, everyone will find a suitable tour: from the easy hike to the Georgiberg to the ascent of the Hochobir.

Cycling and mountain biking

Fun for everyone

The region Klopeiner See-Südkärnten offers with its 1.246 km signposted cycle path network a great area for racing cyclists, mountain bikers as well as pleasure cyclists.

Let us convince you of our great offer from the cozy 3-lake tour to the scenic and fascinating Drau cycle path to the exciting new Flow Country Trial.

Golf and horse riding

Panorama of the Southern Alps

In the midst of a beautiful landscape with rolling hills, meadows and forests there lies the golf course Klopeiner See. Enjoy the sport at the highest level in a dreamlike scenery.

The happiness of this earth lies on the back of the horses

Discover the beautiful natural landscape of Klopeiner See-Südkärnten on horseback.

Riding companies let guests discover the Klopeiner See region on horseback – on leisurely or challenging tours between Diex, the lakes and the Karawanken.

Experience freedom!


Southern Carinthia – the fish paradise

In a beautiful country characterised by clean rivers and lakes and where environmental protection is important, fish also feel at home – and thus a small paradise for all lake and river fishermen unfolds in Carinthia.

The sunny region of Lake Klopeiner See-South Carinthia is simply a paradise for sport fishermen from April to October.

Here, every fisher gets his money’s worth: quiet fishing on Lake Klopein or adventurous fly fishing in the breathtaking wilderness of the Vellach, Ebriach and Trögernerbach.

Information on fishing


Carinthia offers plenty of opportunities for an eventful holiday.

One of the strengths of the Klopeinersee-Südkärnten region is the large number of excursion destinations within the region. No matter whether you are interested in the beautiful nature or in a centuries-old culture. There is something for everyone. Here you will find a small overview.

Walderlebniswelt Klopeiner See (1 km away)

Great fun – on Lake Klopein – for the whole family and a highlight for children. Numerous attractions await you: treetop path, giant slides, animals, labyrinth, children’s playground, forest nature trail, giant bouncy cushion…

Boat trip on the Drau river “MS Magdalena” (5 km away)

A boat trip is fun,
a boat trip is beautiful.
Enjoy a boat trip along the river Drau, let the flora and fauna take effect on you and indulge in culinary delights.

Obir Tropfsteinhöhle (18 km away)

Immerse yourself in a magical subterranean world and embark on a journey through time. A fascinating natural wonder, staged in multimedia.

Petzen (21 km away)

At the eastern end of the Karawanken there rises the inviting hiking and skiing area of the Petzen. The cable car takes you comfortably up to 1,700 m – from the top you have a great view of the region and the lakes.

Griffner Schlossberg and stalactite cave (16 km away)

Follow in the footsteps of the Middle Ages and visit the Schlossberg with the castle ruins. Inside the Schlossberg there is the most colourful stalactite cave in Austria.

Wildenstein Waterfall (13 km away)

Southwest of Lake Klopein below the Hochobir peak you will find the Wildenstein Waterfall with a drop of 54 metres.

Wildgatter Klopein (1.5 km away)

Here children can experience animals up close: discover farm animals and feed deer and stags. The Buschenschenke invites you to eat and drink. The slow train also runs to the game reserve.

Sablatnig Moor (5 km away)

This 100 ha full nature reserve is a natural jewel and an adventure park for the whole family. Get to know the fascinating flora and fauna of the moor.

Hemmaberg with Rosalia Grotto and Excavations

Ideal for a half-day excursion. In the valley it is worth visiting Elberstein Castle and the archaeological museum. On the mountain, the Rosalien Grotto, the dextrorotatory Rosalien Spring, the thousand-year-old lime tree and the excavations await you.

Hochosterwitz Castle (30 km away)

A historical experience for the whole family: ascent through 14 castle gates on foot and a ride on the Prince Max Railway, armoury of the unique fortifications, weapons and picture collection, extensive cultural programme and castle restaurant with local Carinthian cuisine.

Tscheppaschlucht Gorge and Forest Rope Park (45 km away)

Breathtaking landscape shaped by water. The forest rope park is a challenge for the whole family and impresses with the fact that it was built into the natural tree population and is therefore considered environmentally friendly. A special highlight is the longest Flying Fox in Austria.

Klagenfurt – city with a southern flair (25 km away)

Klagenfurt is the southernmost provincial capital of Austria and is worth a trip with its beautiful old town. Stroll through the city and across the Old and New Squares, past the Lindwurm, indulge in culinary delights or go for a stroll.

Aktiv Card Südkärnten

Aktiv Card Südkärnten – inclusive

You will receive the Aktiv Card Südkärnten with all services FREE of charge when booking in your accommodation in the Klopeiner See -Südkärnten region. Whether alone, as a couple or with the whole family, whether it’s just a long weekend or two weeks of holiday… – die Aktiv Card is already included from one overnight stay and ensures plenty of variety and experience with our guides.

More than 70 active offers are available to you free of charge and include many guided mountain bike, racing and pleasure bike tours in various degrees of difficulty, guided hikes in the Karawanken Geopark, stand-up paddling, snorkelling, running and Nordic walking sessions, golfing for children and adults, trial fishing for children, jumping shoe course, archery, horse riding in the pony club, Zumba for old and young, e-bike hire, nostalgia trips, train station shuttle services, etc.
There is bound to be something for everyone. Our guides will provide you with a special experience with these extensive services.


Free with one booking
Free for the duration of your stay
Free from May to September
Free for children and adults
Free of charge over 70 attractive active offers with our guides

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More of life

Far away from stress and deadlines, you can slow down and dedicate yourself to the beautiful things in life. Get to know the country and its people, feel the southern flair. Enjoy the local delicacies and visit one of the numerous culinary festivals and cultural events.



Werner Berg Museum

The Werner Berg Museum in the heart of Bleiburg shows the artist’s origins and gives a good overview of his life’s work. His paintings focus on the simple life in the countryside, the people, the farmers and the landscape.

Museum Liaunig

The archetectonically interesting museum in Neuhaus has one of the best collections of Austrian art from 1950 onwards, as well as a collection of Akan gold objects.


Carinthian cuisine with tradition

Carinthia is the meeting place for many gourmet connoisseurs from all over the world.
Numerous taverns and restaurants as well as Carinthian inns invite you to stop in.

Many Carinthian specialities

…you will find various delicacies in the Genussregion Klopeiner See – Südkärnten.
Discover the hearty regional specialities of our region and visit the salami farmers with their Jauntal salami but also the so-called Hadnwirte (Hadn = buckwheat) with delicacies such as Hadntorte, Hadntortellini, Hadnkranznudeln and much more.

From Carinthian Kasnudl to Brettljausn and Reindling, everything is on offer.
Freshly caught trout, juicy steaks from Carinthian beef and delicious organic salads will melt in your mouth.

Info – Culinary delights