Wörthersee is the biggest lake in the Carinthia region and an attractive option to spend the summer at stunning Wörthersee accommodation. The best way to enjoy the lake is to swim in the warm waters during the summer months from July to August when the temperature reaches a comfortable 25°C. Located conveniently in the south of Alps, it gets warm sunshine for the maximum number of days in Austria. The Klagenfurt airport is the closest to the lake which is well connected by bus motorway and train.
In winter, Lake Wörthersee is like a paradise and a great place to spend a relaxing time at Wörthersee holiday apartments. The stunningly beautiful environment presents the right venue to celebrate a memorable event. A number of ski and winter sport resorts in the neighbourhood including the popular ski resorts of Gerlitzen and Nassfeld can be reached within 40 minutes by road.
Wörthersee is surrounded by panoramic alpine scenery and is also rich in culture and history. The Burgruine Leonstein Castle and Werzer Arena in Pörtshach am Wörthersee on the northern shores are worth visiting. The place is also popular for the annual World Body Painting Festival held in July. Velden am Wörthersee, is a charming market town on the western shores of the lake that is also popular with the tourists for its scenic Wörthersee holiday apartments. With other nearby lakes like Lake Millstatt, its picture-perfect scenery, cafés, restaurants and attractions such as the Grad Mokrice Golf Club and Casino Velden there is something at Wörthersee accommodation to suit every taste.