Klagenfurt accommodation – Relax by Lake Wörthersee and discover Carinthia
Klagenfurt am Woerthersee is a wonderful city to visit while in Austria. Klagenfurt holiday apartments are in the capital of the Carinthian state and is the 6th largest city in Austria and there's plenty to do and see here. The legend is that the city was discovered after two brave men had slain a winged dragon known as a 'Lindwurm' and now commemorating that legend is the Lindwurm fountain which lies in Neuer Platz and is an eye-catching attraction. Around Neuer Platz you'll find many shopping and dining opportunities. The cuisine in Klagenfurt is somewhat different so why not give the local menus a go and try meals like Kasnudeln and Gselchtes.
Because of it's ideal location in Austria, it makes Klagenfurt accommodation the perfect base to explore other cities in the Carinthian region such as Villach, as well as nipping across the borders to Italy and Slovenia too. Right in the middle of Austria, Klagenfurt provides you with the possibility of visiting Innsbruck which lies to the west and also Vienna, in the north east.
However, it must be said that the main attraction close to Klagenfurt holiday apartments is Lake Wörthersee. Due to it's thermal springs, it makes the lake the warmest of the large Alpine lakes and therefore perfect conditions for swimming. The water is as clean as drinking water and reaches an average of 21°C in summer. The lake is home to the largest non-sea beach and lido in Europe and attracts visitors to sunbathe, swim, take part in water sports on the lake such as kayaking, as well as coming for a leisurely stroll around the shores. To make the most of the lake and see it for all it's worth, take a lake cruise and dine on the lake whilst watching the sun set, a perfect way to end a holiday in your Klagenfurt accommodation.