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Delightful hiking along the Carinthian Lakes

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Delightful hiking along the Carinthian Lakes

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14

Tours

121:09 h

201 mi

55,375 ft

In the distance impressive mountain chains of the Hohe Tauern and the Karawanken uplift, while the rays of the morning sun sparkle in turquoise blue lakes. The combination of the Carinthian mountains, lakes, forests and meadows offers you unforgettable impressions - combined with a mediterranean sense of life. In addition, the hiking region offers endless possibilities for day trips and long distance like the Nature Park Dobratsch, the Gerlitzer Alpe or the popular Karnische Höhenweg. In addition, there will alway be a rich covered table awaiting you. Thus, you should plan enough time ahead on the panoramic trail around Carinthia's great lakes as culinary enjoyment is in the focus of this region's trails. Especially the pleasure walks of the region Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See perfectly combine culinary joy with sports activities. This is what makes the enjoyment of traveling in Carinthia a first class hiking experience - sort of Austrian Dolce Vita.

Our nine tours offer a compilation of the most exciting hiking trails in this region. Have fun exploring!

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  • Intermediate
    03:56
    5.15 mi
    1.3 mph
    2,350 ft
    2,350 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Getting up early is definitely worth it: experience a breathtaking and atmospheric sunrise in the Carnic Alps at the summit of the Gartnerkofel (2,195 m) when the sun dips the surrounding mountains in a golden shimmering light.

    

    To make sure you do not miss out on this unforgettable experience, you'll

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  • Difficult
    58:03
    92.2 mi
    1.6 mph
    25,650 ft
    29,775 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required.

    If you follow the Carnic High Trail from Silian to Arnoldstein, you will be rewarded with a wonderful mountain world, splendid panoramas and excellent hut experiences and can thus recharge your batteries for everyday life. You can always avoid difficult passages, which makes this popular path accessible

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  • Difficult
    13:54
    21.1 mi
    1.5 mph
    7,250 ft
    6,250 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required.

    Stage 3 of the Gailtaler Höhenweg is probably the most fascinating but also a very long stage of the high altitude hike. It takes you across the Gailtal Alps with a magnificent view of the Gailtal and Weissensee as well as the Carnic and Julian Alps.

    

    You start the first section from Weißbriach after lunch

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  • Difficult
    07:00
    9.16 mi
    1.3 mph
    4,125 ft
    4,125 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required.

    At 2,145 meters, the Mitterskogel is one of the highest mountains in the western Karawanken. There are several ways to reach the 2,000m peak. The variant shown in this tour is the normal route that passes by the Bertahütte. At 1,567 meters, it is the only refuge on the way to the summit and therefore

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  • Difficult
    16:21
    34.3 mi
    2.1 mph
    4,400 ft
    4,400 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The Wörthersee circular walk with its 55 km is the ideal long-distance trail for those hungry for discovery: Shady forest sections, demanding passages with single trails and viewpoints over the lake. Wooden parasols, swings and loungers at the most beautiful moments invite you to rest. Boarding possibilities

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  • Intermediate
    02:08
    4.43 mi
    2.1 mph
    1,025 ft
    100 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The "way of love. Sentiero dell'Amore "leads you and your better half from the Alexander hut over the pastures of the Millstätter Alpe to the Granattor. On the Bike and Hike route, you can ride your bike or walk. Thereby you will be asked questions about love on the way. "What's the craziest thing you

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  • Intermediate
    01:43
    3.21 mi
    1.9 mph
    825 ft
    825 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Great for any fitness level. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The H2öhenweg offers a water experience for the whole family. Start is the excellent Schwaigerhütte, from which it is half an hour's walk to Alexander hut. From here, a unique panorama awaits you with views of Lake Millstatt embedded in the surrounding mountain landscape. The dessert you earned after

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  • Intermediate
    03:17
    6.62 mi
    2.0 mph
    1,325 ft
    1,325 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    Many roads lead to Rome. Just like the Pyramidenkogel. This eventful tour combines a boat trip across the lake with the shady hiking trails of Maria Wörth or Reifnitz up to the summit. Also on the ship you can already experience a lot. Past showpieces of the Wörthersee architecture and untouched nature

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  • Difficult
    02:29
    4.93 mi
    2.0 mph
    1,075 ft
    1,075 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Sure-footedness, sturdy shoes and alpine experience required.

    The nature park Dobratsch has everything to offer what the hiker's heart desires. In the 7,250 hectare area you have the choice of a variety of viewpoints, beautiful sunsets and unique restaurants. The whole in landscape, nature and European protection areas, which contribute to the protection of the

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  • Intermediate
    02:37
    4.73 mi
    1.8 mph
    1,825 ft
    325 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The Gerlitzen Kostaleweg hike offers sporting as well as culinary highlights: namely from the beginning to the end. Kostale is Carinthian and can be compared with Spanish tapas. You will be served small delicacies that will give you the taste of the region without complaining.

    

    The start of this hike is

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  • Intermediate
    01:36
    2.57 mi
    1.6 mph
    1,325 ft
    0 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The start of this short hike is the Lammersdorfer Hütte, where you can fortify yourself with regional delicacies. Then it's a good 4 kilometers and 400 meters in the direction of Granattor. Along the route, you will always enjoy a wonderful view of Lake Millstatt, the mountains and the wide Carinthian

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  • Intermediate
    03:07
    3.83 mi
    1.2 mph
    1,725 ft
    1,750 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    During this hike, enjoyment of the view is perfectly staged with physical enjoyment. From the Hochobir, one of the most beautiful mountains in Carinthia, you have a wonderful view of the Klagenfurt Basin and the Lower Carinthian Lake District.

    You can easily reach the fully paved toll road - the Hochobir

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  • Easy
    01:47
    3.54 mi
    2.0 mph
    725 ft
    700 ft
    Easy hike. Great for any fitness level. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.

    This easy mountain tour combines water and hiking enjoyment. The wonderful Lake Klopein is always in the center of the action. Perfect for a small family trip or hike with a dog.

    

    From the starting point you hike steadily uphill to the summit of the Kitzelberg. In between you can enjoy a beautiful view

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  • Intermediate
    03:12
    4.99 mi
    1.6 mph
    1,800 ft
    1,800 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The Upper Petzen Rundmarsch is a beautiful and exciting tour. The requirement level is considered moderate, which requires a good condition and no fear of heights.

    

    On the Petzen you can comfortably walk, climb comfortably and mountaineering comfortably - or exercise the sweaty variants of it. This hike

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Collection Stats

  • Tours
    14
  • Distance
    201 mi
  • Duration
    121:09 h
  • Elevation
    55,375 ft

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