Many of Central Carinthia’s most interesting sights are located within easy reach of Millstatt, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s list is the fascinating Millstatt Abbey and the ever-popular Museum of Torture. Also worth checking out are Schloss Porcia and Tschiernock.
To better understand Central Carinthia, visit one of its museums and theaters. Stroll around and enjoy the atmosphere of Terra Mystica in Bad Bleiberg, Fahrzeugmuseum in Villach and Gailtaler Heimatmuseum in Hermagor-Pressegger See.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. The nature preserves such as the Nockberge Biosphere Reserve in Reichenau, show visitors the animals and plants which inhabit the local area.
When the temperatures drops around Central Carinthia, head to the hills and enjoy the various wintersports at Katschberg Pass in Rennweg am Katschberg.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Romantik Hotel Post, Villach, the Hotel City Villach and the Blue Mountain Hotel, Treffen am Ossiacher See are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.