The stunning province of Carinthia is located in southern Austria. A scenic gem, Carinthia boasts breathtaking peaks, glistening lakes and impressive valleys. So if you’re looking to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, then enjoy some of the stunning natural beauty and rich cultural heritage that a holiday to Carinthia has to offer.
Carinthia holidays are perfect for sport enthusiasts, as the resort is home to the biggest outdoor fitness centre in Europe. Recreational cyclists, road racers and mountain bikers have numerous routes to choose from, whether it’s along the rivers, up and down mountains or across country. A holiday to Carinthia offers the perfect opportunity to go hiking, so use the cable car to reach the high summit of Mount Ankogel and then trek down the valley, or stop at the mountain tavern and indulge in some delicious Carinthia specialities. If visiting Carinthia in the winter months, there is plenty of stunning winter sport resorts to enjoy - such as Kanzelhoehe. Spend your time skiing over the snow-drenched slopes whilst also enjoying the stunning scenery on Carinthia holidays.
A holiday in Carinthia mixes spectacular views with a rich cultural heritage dating back over a thousand years. Spend a day visiting the Old City with its central Alter Platz and fascinating Renaissance buildings, before wandering to the famous Lindworm Fountain and Baroque Cathedral - two stunning pieces of architecture. If on holiday in Carinthia during the summer months, make sure you take a trip to the Carinthia’s oldest City – Friesach - where you can stroll through streets that have existed since the Middle Ages.
Your holiday to Carinthia wouldn’t be complete without a brief stay in the stunning resort of Velden on Woerthersee, which is surrounded by beautiful lakes and stunning views of the adjacent mountains. The array of first-class hotels makes this destination the perfect place for both relaxation and a range of activities and events, including champion water-skiing. Come and enjoy the numerous flower festivals, corsos, international dance competitions and boat races. Swim, sail, water ski and play tennis or golf to your heart’s content - holidays to Carinthia have something for everyone!
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A holiday in Carinthia will guarantee you mouth-watering cuisine. With a hearty blend of Hungarian, Czech, Italian and Bavarian influences, Austria has become famous for its multi-cultural dishes with their rich blend of flavours. Visitors are encouraged to sample some of the exquisite specialties such as the Carinthia-style ravioli (large pasta envelopes with various fillings, including curd cheese, minced ham, potatoes or garden mint), and ‘Kletzennudel’ (sweet noodles filled with dried pears),
As Carinthia is so close to the borders of Italy and Slovenia, you can easily take a day trip to Udine in Italy, or visit Ljubljana in Slovenia on your holiday.
As the perfect setting for endless outdoor activities and with a wealth of history to explore, a holiday to Carinthia will suit any tastes. easyJet holidays are offering you the chance to enjoy this fantastic destination with a flexible, tailor-made deal. Book your hotel and flight together today with easyJet holidays and you will be lowering the overall cost of your holiday with no compromise to its quality!
Located in the picturesque country of Austria, the state of Carinthia is an Alpine holiday destination that has a range of unique and fascinating attractions on offer. The stunning scenery of Carinthia combines snow-capped mountains and glistening lakes for a peaceful break. A gateway to all Austria holidays, see below for a list of easyJet holidays’ favourite things to do in Carinthia.
Skiers, nature lovers, walkers and beer drinkers can all benefit from easyJet holidays’ flexible deals to Carinthia. Book the flight and hotel together to have a holiday in Austria that won’t break your budget. Find a deal that suits you and start packing for a holiday to Carinthia with a difference.