Region Villach

In the heart of Carinthia – a natural paradise for active holidaymakers.

Skiing with guaranteed snow, skating at the Advent market, snowshoe hikes, ski touring and one of the most modern spa experience worlds in Austria: discover the magic of winter round the Villach ski mountains Gerlitzen Alpe and Dreiländereck.

Gerlitzen Alpe

Gerlitzen Alpe: for beginners and experts

There’s sheer skiing fun for all the family on the Gerlitzen Alpe. With 42 excellently prepared kilometres of pistes, 15 kilometres of ski routes and a kids’ show park, the Gerlitzen is a winter paradise and the only official “Beginners welcome” ski region in Carinthia.


Dreiländereck: sheer winter enjoyment

Take things easy in the Dreiländereck family ski region near Arnoldstein, just a stone’s throw from the border with Italy and Slovenia. Here there are pistes for beginners and pleasure skiers, quaint chalets and an eight-kilometre-long toboggan run.

Naturpark Dobratsch

Dobratsch Nature Park: far from the hustle and bustle

The Dobratsch Nature Park, where exciting guided tours are on offer, is a paradise for ski tourers and winter hikers. And cross-country skiers can indulge in their passion beneath floodlights in the Alpen Arena at the foot of the Dobratsch.

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The valid Gerlitzen lift card gives you a 20 percent discount in the Kärnten Therme in Warmbad-Villach, one of the most modern spa experience worlds in Austria.


Skaters will be thrilled by both the skating rink on the Rathausplatz square in Villach and the frozen small lakes. Traditional markets and tastings of the Alps-Adriatic cuisine in cosy restaurants and inns are sure to provide variety.

Villages in the region



Finkenstein - Faak am See

Bad Bleiberg

Afritz am See

Treffen, Annenheimund Sattendorf am Ossiacher See.

Steindorf,Bodensdorf am Ossiacher See.

Nötsch im Gailtal







Region Villach
Töbringer Straße 1
9523 Villach-Landskron
Tel.: +43 4242 42000