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
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..
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 ..
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 ..