Worth Visiting
Destinations to explore around the Millstätter See

Exciting vacation days in Carinthia

Our highlights for interesting excursions

There are so many lovely and interesting places to visit around Millstätter See that it is hard to list them all here. So we have just made a list of some of our personal favorites. Discover for yourselves all the possibilities between mountains and lake for super holidays in Carinthia.

sagamundo - House of story telling

Quasi just around the corner in Döbriach is the “House of Story Telling”. Sagamundo is one of the most popular places for a visit around Lake Millstätter. Follow the traces of over 30 sagas myths and tales of Carinthia and meet fairytale creatures, dragons, witches and even a magic VW Beetle.

Garnet Mining in Granatium

In the center of the nearby small town of Radenthein is the “Granatium”, an unusual and family friendly world of experience all about the “Stone of Love”. Mining the dark red stone precious stone is a centuries old tradition. The Granatium presents the sparkling fascination of the garnet to visitors young and old.

feld am see

The wildlife enclosure of this delightful 11 hectare animal park is home to more than 30 different kinds of wild animals. Here you can see rare breeds such as four-horned goats or highland cattle, ibex, mountain goat and pheasants. Inclusive Petting Zoo and “Buschenschank”, the traditional wine tavern.

Show Diary kaslab'N

How is cheese made? Here you can find out! In interesting and educational stations even the youngest cheese lovers will learn all about their favorite food and can of course taste all the delicious organic hay milk cheese. The dairy shop is open from Monday to Saturday.

Tour Millstätter See by ship

Glide over the waves on the MS Kärnten or enjoy the surroundings from MS Seeboden. A unique experience. As well as daily tours the Millstätter See shipping company also offers special highlight trips on public holidays.

shilling beer

Good beer needs passion. Uli Bacher was always convinced of this and so since 2014 he has fulfilled his fondest wish by brewing premium beer at the heart of the Nockberge. If you like you can watch him at work or tastes his liquid gold.


Hashtag Granattor! If you use Instagram you will love this tourist attraction at Millstätter See! This imposing work of art is an absolute photo hotspot with sensational views. You can get to the Granattor by bike, Go Mobil or on the toll road.

Carinthia Card

  • Daily more then 100 destinations (Mountain Railroad, ship tour, zoo, museums, experiance baths …)
  • More then 50 “Bonuspartner” with nice discounts
  • 4 “Super-Bonuspartner” with a 50 % discount

Art & Culture

Lovely sounds, imposing architecture, atmospheric theater. The lively art & culture scene offers something for everyone. “Musikwochen Millstatt” and “Ossiach Musik” offer a fantastic wide range of classic, jazz and brass, the “Komödienspiele am Schloss Porcia” are enjoyed by theater fans, the exhibitions in the Stiftsmuseum or in Gmünd are rewarding destinations for aesthetes. A precious cultural tradition is the Döbriach Farmers’ Market with regional specialties.

Mystical creatures. The Magic of the Lake.
Fantastic Views. Delicious Culinary Delights.