Things to see and do - Gmünd in Kärnten
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Gmünd, at the confluence of the Malta and Lieser, once guarded the route from Nuremberg to Venice for the archbishops of Salzburg. The imposing outline of the fortified castle overlooks the small town, which has retained its Medieval appearance and is surrounded by partly-crenellated ramparts. Numerous workshops and galleries line the small alleyways which lead to the Hauptplatz, in the heart of Gmünd, enclosed by the two town gates.
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The fully-preserved, partly-crenellated, 15C and early 16C ramparts surround the old town, which has retained its Medieval charm. It can be accessed via two gates: the Lower Gate (Untere Tor) with its fine indented gable and an 18C onion-shaped, dome..
This vast square, lined with fine houses and closed by the two town gates is in the heart of Gmünd. The imposing New Castle, with wings, (near the Upper Gate) was built from 1651 to 1654 and opens onto a charming garden, the Porsche Park, whose entra..
Maria Himmelfahrt, the Church of the Assumption, is a late-Gothic building, inaugurated in 1513, but with a choir from 1399. Life-size sculptures of apostles flank the fine late-Baroque high altar. The church also boasts a Rococo pulpit and side alta..
Hotels Gmünd in Kärnten
Untere Vorstadt 26 A - 9853 Gmünd in Kärnten
The 3-star Hotel Platzer enjoys a quiet location at the entrance to the medieval Old Town of Gmünd in Carinthia. It features a children’s playroom, a playground, and a spa area. The Platzer’s traditionally furnished, bright rooms provide satellite T..