Destination guide

Historical Villach will entice you

Take a holiday to Villach and enjoy the area's history, museums and art galleries. This city's hot springs, mountain views and lake draw many visitors. Landskron Castle and Lake Faak are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Villach

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Villach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Minimundus (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Villach Ski Area (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Villach Alpine Arena (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Kaernten Therme (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Monkey Mountain Landskron (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Kanzel Cable Car (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Villach

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Villach is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Faak (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Carinthian Botanical Center (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Schiller Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Ossiacher Lake (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Dobratsch (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Rosegg Animal Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Villach

The nearest airport is in Klagenfurt (KLU-Woerthersee), located 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Villach Central Station, Villach West Station and Warmbad Villach Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Villach?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 563 holiday lettings around Villach. From 368 flats & apartments to 96 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Villach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Villach. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Egg am Faaker See: 371 holiday homes
  • Villach-Drobollach am Faaker See: 327 holiday homes
  • Villach-Sankt Magdalen: 398 holiday homes
  • Landskron: 421 holiday homes
  • Villach Alpine Arena: 871 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Villach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Villach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Villach with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bled: 374 holiday lettings
  • Kranjska Gora: 399 holiday lettings
  • Treffen: 633 holiday lettings
  • Murau: 1,100 holiday lettings
  • Weißensee: 1,051 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Villach? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Villach. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Villach Alpine Arena: 871 holiday rentals
  • Villach Central Station: 884 holiday rentals
  • Villach Automotive Museum: 940 holiday rentals
  • Monkey Mountain Landskron: 884 holiday rentals
  • Warmbad Villach Station: 925 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Villach listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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