Is Villach worth visiting?

Villach (Villaco, Beljak) is a great town for staying there for a day or two while traveling from northern to southern Europe (and vice versa). You can find here some good and not expensive hotels, as well as nice restaurants. The town’s center is also worth visiting.

What language is spoken in Villach?

The ability to speak the Carinthian dialect is a helpful skill for life in Villach. Whether you are visiting Carinthia on holiday or live here full time, being able to speak the dialect is a great way to build community with locals.

What is Villach Austria known for?

Warmbad Villach, noted for its mineral baths, is nearby, and Villach itself is a tourist centre for the Kärnten lake district. The city also serves as a regional market and service centre for the large rural hinterland. Pop. (2006) 58,290.

How do you pronounce Villach?


  1. IPA: /ˈfɪlaχ/
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How many lakes does Carinthia?

1.200 lakes
Carinthia is home to over 1.200 lakes and it’s not easy to choose where to go.

How do you get to the Villach?

The nearest airport to Villach is Klagenfurt (KLU) Airport which is 36.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Ljubljana (LJU) (62.4 km), Salzburg (SZG) (146.5 km), Venice Treviso (TSF) (165.8 km) and Venice (VCE) (169.7 km).

Which province is Villach in?


Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Statutory city

Where is Carinthia ski?

The slopes of the country’s southernmost region, on the border with Italy and Slovenia, offer a mixture of sunshine and powder lines. Carinthia, in southernmost Austria, clocks up around 100 hours more sun in winter than most resorts further north. But that doesn’t mean a lack of snow.