Due to the joy of life of it´s population and because of the fruithfulness of the ground which allows the various fruitgrowing, the Lavanttal is known as „Paradise of Carinthia“.
Whether easy or demanding walks or simply a stroll through the woods – the experience of nature remains the same at more than 1000 km of foot- and bicycle-pathes. High on horseback or on your own two feet – the possibilities in sports are various as well as the cultural program and entertainment. Festivals give an insight into peoples‘ lifestyle and culture. - All around, venerable buildings and monuments bear witness to times long past. Especially worth seeing is the benedictine abbey at St. Paul – the “Carinthian Treasure House” with showpiece specimens, among them impressive loans from renowned Austrian collections for the art lover also the church of St. Leonhard with gotic windows of the 15th century or the museum in Wolfsberg with local history and former tools of the peasantry.
In winter the valley offers 4 different skiing areas - Koralpe, Klippitztörl, Weinebene, Hebalm. It’s a paradise for skiing with more than 90 km of slopes for beginners as well as professionals but also cross-country skiing, tobogganning and curling give new perspective of the landscape – every time a new experience of nature – cosy huts give a new feeling of hospitality.
Further information you can get at:
Regionalmanagement Lavanttal GmbH
Tel: +43/(0)4352/28 78
Fax: +43/(0)4352/28 78-9
RML Regionalmanagement Lavanttal GmbH
Minoritenplatz 1, AT-9400 Wolfsberg
- +43 (0)4352 2878
- +43 (0)4352 2878 9