Even the ancient Greeks and Romans appreciated the beneficial effect of hot baths. In 1954 the term 'wellness' originated from the combination of well-being and fitness.
The Villach-Warmbad • Faaker See • Ossiacher See region is home to some of the most beautiful spa centers in the entire Province. The German, Roman and Slavic cultures combine to form a region unique in character, revealing its secrets only to those who open their hearts and minds.
The hot springs emerging from the depths of the earth contain valuable minerals and feed the pools of the Warmbad-Villach spa, a recognized Austrian health and therapy center. The entire region between Villach, Lake Faak, Lake Ossiach and Gerlitzen boasts numerous businesses dedicated to health and well-being.
NEW in spring 2012: Kärnten Therme Warmbad-Villach Spa, offering state-of-the-art health and fitness facilities and attractions. Go for action or relaxation, it's up to you!
Carinthia boasts numerous modern and family-friendly campgrounds in an immediate lakeside location. Many of them have been recommended by ADAC thanks to their top-notch facilities and services.
Camping in Carinthia combines nature experience with recreation and hospitality. Nine crystal-clear lakes embedded in a picturesque mountain scenery ensure bathing pleasures for the whole family. Gerlitzen, Dreiländereck, Verditz and Dobratsch offer endless walking trails and hiking routes.
The heart of the region is the charming town of Villach, which offers shopping, culture, dining and wining, and a fabulous spa center. Also pay a visit to the Bad Bleiberg spa.
New in spring 2010: Warmbad-Villach Kärnten Therme Spa
There are numerous attractions and places of interest throughout the region, and plenty of campgrounds for families. So be there!