The sun shines golden over the lake and makes the mountains glow on the horizon. Here you want only one thing: to be outside, to enjoy the peace and quiet, to capture the moment. Thanks to the Mediterranean climate on Lake Wörthersee, you can do so until autumn. A few days are enough to refresh the soul and consciousness.
For example, with an inspiring short break with yoga, coaching and culinary delights. Spend three relaxing days at Lake Wörthersee from 21st to 24th September 2017 and recharge your batteries with our "Inspiration Hiking" short holiday. The unique holiday offer is aimed at people who want to do something lastingly good for themselves over an extended weekend.
A weekend for yourself, full of surprising impulses for a good life. To have to think nothing, to simply arrive and to be kissed by the muses.
The package for € 690, - per person includes:
3 x overnight stays with breakfast at the 4*s Hotel Balance in Pörtschach
2 x beginner yoga classes with a qualified yoga teacher
2 x inspiration walks to inspirational places incl. workshops: easy hikes to selected locations followed by an inspirational workshop by our experienced coach Harald Schellander and delicious meals with regional delicacies
a special culinary evening in the hotel with 4 course menu
Return trip with shuttle during the inspiration walks
Lake Wörthersee hiking book and hiking map
Inspiration book by Harald Schellander
Wörthersee Yoga Matte
maximum number of participants: 12 persons
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On this tour you walk along the promenades of Pörtschach. From the station, walk past the Italian-style Villa Venezia to the peninsula. On the peninsula promenade you can admire a great view of the lake and the mountains behind it and jump in the promenade bath in the lake. Past the Parkhotel, it's on the promenade to the pier Werzer. On the way, monuments commemorating Pörtschacher personalities such as Ernst Wahliss. From the hotel Werzer it goes through the village back to the train station.On request, this hike is conducted by Margarethe Zaucher and Mag. Brigitte Zimmerl. Information is available on +43 (0) 664 9178425.
To get a breathtaking view of Lake Wörthersee and the surrounding mountains, it is worth visiting the Pyramidenkogel.With the ferry you can drive from Pörtschach to the docking station to Dellach. From here it goes through the forest to the artificially created Trattnigteich. If you like you can swim here. At the Teixlkreuz you turn onto the path through the Gidlwald to the lookout tower on the Pyramidenkogl. Here you can enjoy the view and then leave the tower via a slide.
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From Monte Carlo Place you start to the north towards the Hohe Gais. At the foot of the mountain the path leads you to the Sallacher mountain. Again and again, there are great views of the Wörthersee and the Karawanken. In Sallach you come across a supposedly 1000-year-old linden, which is indeed very verknorrt. Along the Pritschitzer- and Ostbucht the path leads you back to Pörtschach.
This tour takes you to the ruins of Leonstein Castle, which was built in the 12th century. There are occasional knight games and guided tours on Saturdays. If you have explored the ruins sufficiently the path leads you to the barefoot path. Here you can collect new sensory impressions. At the foot of the Bannwald you hike back to Pörtschach. Arrived at Monte Carlo square you can stop in the cafes around the Villi cinema.
This tour takes you from the Pörtschacher peninsula to the peninsula of Maria Wörth. By ferry you drive to Dellach and from there it goes up to the Trattnigteich. Below the Pyramidenkogel, it then goes uphill for a short time before you then descend to Maria Wörth. The path through the forest offers you a view of the lake. Once in Maria Wörth you can explore the place and take the ferry back to Pörtschach. So the tour is a round trip.
The composer Johannes Brahms spent his summer months in Pörtschach am Wörther See. Today, the international Brahms competition is held here every year.On this tour you follow his tracks. From the train station it goes along the peninsula with its promenades to Brahms monument, which stands in front of his favorite hotel.Continue to the viewpoint high Gloriette. Here you can enjoy the view over the lake and the mountains on a wooden lounger to the sounds of Brahms works and relax. Along the castle ruin Leonstein it goes back to the village.