Faaker See

Faaker See Summer Vacation 560 - 2.163 meters

Vacation at the Faaker See

The blue-green waters of the Faaker See.
The blue-green waters of the Faaker See with the small island and in the background the Rocks of the Mittagskogel.

This is the panorama that the region offers visitors.

In the summer the clear water is heated to 27 degrees.

Those who spend a holiday here, have the best of two sides. The mountains and the beautiful lake.

Mountain Sports
Several mountain sports are possible in the vicinity of the lake.

Several trails (marked or unmarked), cycling and mountain biking trails, including the various routes around the lake.

Paragliding is offered at the nearby Gerlitzen, and here are several possibilities for challenging hiking and mountain bike trails.

Water Sports
The Faaker See is the most southern lake of Austria, and offers many opportunities for watersports.

An ideal place to celebrate the summer, if you are looking for a combination of mountains and water, culture and history.

Moreover, around, in and on the lake, various water sports are on offer.

The Zitrusgarten.
Very impressive is the Zitrusgarten in Faak am See, a garden of international level, with about 210 species of lemon plants and lemon trees, including even ancient species.

Winter sports Winter Gerlitzen

Tourist information office

Dietrichsteinerstraße 2 9583 Faak am See
Telephone: +43 (0)4254 2110
Email: office@region-villach.at
Internet: http://www.region-villach.at

Surrounding Villages
Drobollach am Faaker See Drobollach am Faaker See Faak am See Faak am See Villach Villach Wernberg Wernberg