Things to see and do - Spittal an der Drau
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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, is a rare example of Italian-style palaces on Austrian soil. The arcaded courtyard has three levels of galleries and a typical Renaissance style, with antique medallions, balustrades and door frames...
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
Villacher Straße 88 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
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-..
St. Sigmund 1 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
In a quiet location a 15-minute walk from Spittal’s centre, Hotel Simeter offers an infrared cabin, a sauna, and a restaurant serving Austrian and international cuisine. The Goldeck Ski Area and Lake Millstatt are 2 km away. The bright and spacious ..
Edlingerstraße 1 A - 9800 Spittal an der Drau
Located in the centre of Spittal next to the Drau River, Hacienda Mexicana is 700 metres from the Goldeck ski lift. It offers Mexican-style rooms, a Mexican restaurant, and free Wi-Fi. The rooms are decorated with original Mexican furniture and feat..