Klagenfurt am Wörthersee is one of Austria's most beautiful old towns, it won a prize for its restored arcaded Renaissance courtyards whith modern boutiques, trendy bars, and rustic beer gardens. Klagenfurt is situated near Lake Wörthersee, which is one of Europe’s largest and warmest Alpine lakes.
Klagenfurt has a Mediterranean climate with good summers, sunny winter days, colorful autumn and a mild spring, which makes it a nice destination all year round.
Klagenfurt located at a hight of 446 metres (1,463 feet) is surrounded by forests and mountains (Ulrichsberg) making it a base for nature lovers, hikers, mountainbikers, bikers (well-maintained cycle paths), climbers, skiers and snowboarders. And for history and art lovers Klagenfurt has many museums and galleries of international reputation including the Museum of Modern Art, the Provincial Museum with its Roman findings, the Wappensaal (heraldic hall), the Diocesan Museum and the Landhaus Gallery and castles.
Hotels in Klagenfurt
Klagenfurt has more than 30 hotels, some of them situated in old historic buildings.