Experience the essence of warm, Austrian hospitality in the sparkling city of Klagenfurt, a place of delightful cultural dichotomies. Immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of the marketplace or soothe aching muscles in the healing waters of the lake; gaze in wonder at magnificent Mediterranean architecture or enjoy a traditional meal inspired by the rich culinary heritage of the region. Whatever kind of sojourn you seek, Klagenfurt is sure to satisfy craving for culture, cuisine and charisma.
Experience a unique attraction with a visit to the Armorial Hall, an impressive testament to the city’s illustrious past. Within the grandiose hall, over 665 coats of arms are exhibited on the wall alongside classic art and a monumental mantelpiece.
Transport yourself to the warm heart of the Mediterranean by wandering the Alter Platz, the oldest part of Klagenfurt and the area in which the Mediterranean influence is most rife. Exotic palm trees and Renaissance spires punctuate glorious colourful buildings and provide a captivating sense of cosmopolitan culture.
Klagenfurt’s Museum of Modern Art represents the regions imaginative artistic expression in a creatively curated collection of eclectic and entrancing modern art pieces. Dedicated to collection, preservation and research, the museum also showcases the work of emerging artists of the region.
The city’s Mediterranean influence is also prominent in the fine food served in the international array of excellent eateries on offer; whether you crave Chinese or authentic Austrian, Klagenfurt’s thriving culinary scene is sure to satisfy. Sample excellent Italian cuisine at the critically acclaimed Zauberhutt’n Restaurant, an atmospheric place whose familial ambience makes signature dishes like lightly fired squid and crisp pizza even more enjoyable, (Osterwitzgasse 6, Klagenfurt, Austria)