Things to see and do - Spittal an der Drau
Spittal an der Drau Travel guide
Spittal an der Drau : Michelin's recommendations
This pleasant town, dominated by the Goldeck peak, lies in a large basin at the confluence of the Lieser and Drave and close to Lake Millstatt. Its strategic position, on a major trade route linking Germany and Venice, has enabled it through the ages to become a prosperous economic and cultural centre. Today, it is still one of Carinthia's busiest crossroads.
Tourist attractions Spittal an der Drau : Things to see and do
Burgplatz 1 A - 9800 Spittal-an-der-Drau
This cube-shaped castle, framed by corner turrets, was begun in 1527 and is a rare example of Italian-style palaces on Austrian soil. It was built by Gabriel Salamanca, a brilliant financier who was General Treasurer to the Archduke Ferdinand until 1..
Zur Seilbahn 10 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
This 4 km-long cableway carries visitors, in two stages, to an altitude of 2 050 m, with a difference in height of 1 500 m. The upper station offers a fine panorama of Spittal, the surrounding mountains and Lake Millstatt.
Sankt Peter in Holz A - Spittal-an-der-Drau
The former capital of the Celtic Torisc tribe, then Roman city of Teurnia was found here. Excavations have revealed the existence of two residential terraces, a forum, baths and a temple devoted to the Healer god Grannus. In the 5C and 6C, the episco..
Hotels Spittal an der Drau
Bahnhofstraße 26 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
Hotel Ertl offers a central location in the historic town of Spittal an der Drau, only 80 metres away from the train station and 500 metres away from Porcia Palace and the city park. This newly renovated 4-star hotel features modern and comfortable ..
Hauptplatz 13 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
Located directly on the historic main square of Spittal an der Drau, this unique hotel offers an original and friendly ambience with plenty of character. Erlebnis Post - Stadthotel mit EigenART features comfortable, colourfully renovated rooms with ..
Villacher Straße 88 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
Prix Prices from : 47 €
This family-run guest house is located 700 metres from the centre of Spittal an der Drau, amid the business park featuring various shops and supermarkets. It features a sauna and a restaurant with a garden terrace. The Edlingerwirt provides free Wi-..