Weissenstein is a popular place to visit in Central Carinthia as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Terra Mystica and the much-loved Dobratsch. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find close by Weissenstein are Sendeturm Dobratsch and Fahrzeugmuseum.
Vacationers in Weissenstein, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Walk through the exhibits and savor the quiet of the Museum of Torture in Seeboden, Gailtaler Heimatmuseum in Hermagor-Pressegger See and Gmund Porsche-Automuseum in Gmund in Karnten.
If you are into nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax and unwind. Discover the beauty of the Nockberge Biosphere Reserve in Reichenau.
If you have time in and around Weissenstein, treat yourself with a visit to Gerlitzen in Villach, Schillerpark and Faakersee. Learn about Central Carinthia’s past by visiting Schloss Rosegg in Velden am Woerthersee, Schloss Landskron in Villach and Schloss Porcia in Seeboden.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll enjoy seeing local legends, the SK Austria Klagenfurt, doing battle in nearby Hypo-Arena, Klagenfurt am Woerthersee. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of purple and white, as crowds gather to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
After spending the day exploring the streets of Weissenstein, relax for the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Holiday Inn Villach, the Romantik Hotel Post, Villach, or the Congresshotel HB1 Villach.