Destination guide

Historic Villach will entice you

Take a vacation 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-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Villach

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

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Villach

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

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.

Where to stay around Villach?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 353 vacation rentals near Villach. From 224 Condos/Apartments to 105 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Villach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Villach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Villach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Kaernten Therme: 680 vacation rentals
  • Egg am Faaker See: 27 vacation rentals
  • Schiller Park: 709 vacation rentals
  • St. Ruprecht Bei Villach Station: 700 vacation rentals
  • Parish Church of St. Jakob: 719 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Villach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Villach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Villach:

  • Bled: 275 rentals
  • Klagenfurt: 249 rentals
  • Kobarid: 130 rentals
  • Bovec: 229 rentals
  • Kranjska Gora: 315 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Villach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Villach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kaernten Therme: 680 rentals
  • Schiller Park: 709 rentals
  • St. Ruprecht Bei Villach Station: 700 rentals
  • Parish Church of St. Jakob: 719 rentals
  • Villach City Museum: 719 rentals

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

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