Local Attractions

Highlights of the Austrian Alps

Looking for what to do in and around Nassfeld? Let yourself be inspired by Carinthia’s natural beauty and its numerous highlights. Find out about all the activities and attractions nearby. 

Falkensteiner Hotel Sonnenalpe
Show Cheese Dairy At The Tressdorfer Alm
Cheese Platter at The Tressdorfer Alm near Falkensteiner Hotels
Guided Tour Through the Salmon Smokehouse
Salmon Smokehouse near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Gailtaler Museum
Gailtaler Museum near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Geopark Visitors’ Centre in Dellach
Painting at Geopark Visitor's center near Falkensteiner Hotels
Aqua Adventure Hiking Trail
Child in Aqua Adventure Hiking Trail near Falkensteiner Hotels
Lake Pressegger
Pressegger lake with mountain view near Falkensteiner Hotels
Radnig and Vorderberg Natural Pools
Natural Pools in Radnig & Vorderberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Stone Labyrinth Climbing Paradise
Stone Labyrinth Climbing Paradise near Falkensteiner Hotels
Water sport on the Gail
Aerial view of a person kayaking near Falkensteiner Hotels
For Fishers: Fishing Waters in Hermagor
A man holding a Fishing Reel near Falkensteiner Hotels
Pendolino, The Longest Summer Toboggan Run In Carinthia
Longest Summer Toboggan Run near Falkensteiner Hotels
Hermagor climbing centre
A woman climbing in Hermagor near Falkensteiner Hotels
Kart track Rosental Carinthia
Racer in a Kart track Rosental Carinthia, Falkensteiner Hotels
Jumpzone X - Villach trampoline park
Gym​nast at Jumpzone X in Villach park at Falkensteiner Hotels
Terra Mystica show mine
Inside of Terra Mystica mine near Falkensteiner Hotels
Gailtal valley rail cycle
Gailtal valley rail cycle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Lake Weissensee
Weissensee lake on a misty morning near Falkensteiner Hotels
Cheese Platter at The Tressdorfer Alm near Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Show Cheese Dairy At The Tressdorfer Alm

In the Tressdorfer Alm demonstration dairy, you can follow along the production process from fresh milk to finished cheese and dairy products. It offers great insights, the likes of which can rarely be had today.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (20 min)

Good to know
Open every day in the summer from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free entry for Kärnten Card holders

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Salmon Smokehouse near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Indulgence & Culinary

Guided Tour Through the Salmon Smokehouse

In the Bachmann's salmon smokehouse, you can immerse yourself in the world of smoked salmon and taste the house products together with a delicious glass of "salmon wine" and another of Winzersekt, and enjoy the culinary delights.

Who is it aimed at?
Groups

Arrival
Car (1h)

Good to know
Groups of 8 or more by appointment.

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Gailtaler Museum near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Culture

Gailtaler Museum

For those interested in culture, the Gailtaler Museum in Möderndorf Castle is a real must. There you will find the interesting Georg Essl collection, and you can also follow the trail of history and trace the development of the castle.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (10 min)

Good to know
Closed on Mondays in the high season, closed Sat-Mon in the low season.

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Painting at Geopark Visitor's center near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Geopark Visitors’ Centre in Dellach

The Geopark in Dellach offers the perfect opportunity to catch a glimpse into the world of the dinosaurs. Here you will also find various geotrails that contain numerous traces from ancient times, which have already attracted visitors from all over the world.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (20 min)

Good to know
Guided tours: by appointment, minimum 5 people.

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Child in Aqua Adventure Hiking Trail near Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Aqua Adventure Hiking Trail

The 1.5 km long Aqua Trail adventure hiking trail offers plenty of action and fun. Enjoy the great view while the children linger by the various fountains and the many other kinds of play equipment. You can also learn all kinds of things about nature at Nassfeld and, if you like, you can whiz down the mountain on the summer toboggan run at the end.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (15 min) + mountain railway

Pressegger lake with mountain view near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Lake Pressegger

Whether you prefer quiet moments or action, you will find both at Lake Pressegger. The multi-faceted lake offers numerous quiet spots where you can enjoy the unique natural surroundings, but there is certainly plenty of action on offer too. You can experience surfing, fishing, stand-up paddling and much more at Lake Pressegger. The lake's unique flora and fauna is well protected by the tall belt of reeds and offers wonderful views.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (10 min)

Natural Pools in Radnig & Vorderberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Radnig and Vorderberg Natural Pools

In the heart of nature, you will find the natural baths of Radnig and Vorderberg, where you can enjoy peace and the natural world. There is plenty of action for kids in the family-friendly pools: great playgrounds and sports facilities are waiting for you to ensure you have an unforgettable day.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car

Good to know
Feel the power of nature and treat yourself to a relaxing day in the natural pools just 25 minutes away.

Stone Labyrinth Climbing Paradise near Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Stone Labyrinth Climbing Paradise

At 40,000 m², Steinlabyrinth Kletterparadies is the most popular outdoor adventure park in the area. In addition to climbing up rock towers and through the climbing garden, a ride on the flying fox is a real highlight. You begin at the Tesseldorfer Alm midway station on the Millennium Express gondola, and from there, you can jump straight into the adventure.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (20 min)

Good to know
Individuals and families can visit the climbing park without prior registration. For larger groups (10 +) we ask that you make a reservation. The park is only closed during heavy rain or thunderstorms. During light showers, most courses can be completed without issue. During continuous rain, the platforms become too slippery and most courses have to be closed.

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Aerial view of a person kayaking near Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Water sport on the Gail

An action-packed rafting tour, canyoning, kayaking tour or a more leisurely family boat trip is the perfect way to explore the unique side of nature and the water world. You will reach the starting point of the tours in only 10 minutes by car. Once you arrive, you will be fitted out with equipment and begin your trip along the Gail. Let yourself be carried away by the flow of the river and captivated by the wonderful natural setting. You can find all the necessary information on the website or at reception.

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A man holding a Fishing Reel near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

For Fishers: Fishing Waters in Hermagor

Lake Pressegger is the best place to share your passion for fishing. The healthy fish population brought about by the high quality of the water makes for the best conditions for every angler.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car (10 min)

Longest Summer Toboggan Run near Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Pendolino, The Longest Summer Toboggan Run In Carinthia

The Pendolino summer toboggan run hurtles down the mountainside. In curve after curve, around 400 metres of altitude are covered over a distance of around two kilometres. From the Madritsche mountain station on Millennium Express cable car to the Tressdorfer Alm midway station. This makes the summer toboggan run the longest in Carinthia – and a special treat for the whole family.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, friends, families

Arrival
By car

Good to know
Children can ride unassisted from the age of seven. Younger children must travel with their parents. Open June-September.

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A woman climbing in Hermagor near Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Hermagor climbing centre

The Hermagor Climbing Center offers 60 climbing routes with various levels of difficulty. A must for climbing enthusiasts.

Who is it suitable for?
Family, friends, groups

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Opening times: mid-October – April

Website Link: https://www.alpenverein.at/hermagor/kletterzentrum/

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Racer in a Kart track Rosental Carinthia, Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Kart track Rosental Carinthia

If you have some time to go on a longer excursion when the weather on the slopes is not so great, why not drive to the Rosental kart track and jet along the 370 m long indoor kart track. You can do fast laps with your loved ones on the track that is spread over 2 floors. 3, 2, 1, Go!

Gym​nast at Jumpzone X in Villach park at Falkensteiner Hotels
Sports & Active

Jumpzone X - Villach trampoline park

You can really jump yourself happy in the Villach trampoline park. With more than 50 trampolines, fun and action are definitely guaranteed. Don't wait any longer, jump into your workout clothes and make your way to Villach.

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Inside of Terra Mystica mine near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Terra Mystica show mine

At the Terra Mystica show mine, you can slide down Europe's longest miner's slide inside the mountain.

Who is it suitable for?
Family, couples, friends, groups, singles

Getting there
Car

Other comments
The mine has special opening times that you should check before your visit.

Website Link: https://www.nassfeld.at/de/Family-World/Ausflugstipps/

Gailtal valley rail cycle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Gailtal valley rail cycle

The Gailtal valley rail cycle route meanders its way through beautiful nature. Fun and exploring nature guaranteed!

Who is it suitable for?
Family, couples, friends, groups

Getting there
Public transport

Other comments
Can be used from May to October

Website Link: https://www.gailtalbahn.at/

Weissensee lake on a misty morning near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Lake Weissensee

Hardly anyone can resist the turquoise water and the idyllic landscape around Lake Weissensee.

Who is it suitable for?
Couples, friends, groups, singles

Getting there
Car, local train

Website Link: https://www.weissensee.com/en