Klagenfurt am Wörthersee is the capital of Carinthia, is the sixth-largest city in Austria, and is located on Lake Wörthersee and the River Glan. The city is surrounded by mountainous scenery with forest-covered hills. The city offers much in the way of culture with an opera house, concert hall and various musical societies along with several art galleries. You will find plenty of shopping in the city centre along with a number of business hotels in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee.
What can I enjoy outside of business hours in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee?
In the city centre, City Arkaden is a busy shopping mall offering a range of shops and restaurants. On Thursdays and Saturdays, the Benediktinermarkt is held on Benediktinerplatz and the connecting Kaufmanngasse, offering fresh food, vegetables, and fruits. There are several excellent restaurants and bars in the city centre, including the recommended La Bottega, a Mediterranean-themed restaurant, ideal for a relaxed business lunch, and Bierhaus zum Augustin, a popular beer house, perfect for an after-hours casual meeting. Should your hotel in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee not offer a fitness centre, there are several gyms available in town, including Fitness- und Yogaclub Atlantis, offering a range of exercise equipment.
What does Klagenfurt am Wörthersee offer me in the way of business facilities?
If planning a meeting or conference in the city, the Sportpark Klagenfurt has a selection of eight seminar and conference rooms in a selection of venues, offering excellent infrastructure, state-of-the-art technology and parking facilities. The city offers its own small international airport, Klagenfurt Airport (KLU), 4km from the city centre, with regular taxi and bus transport. The airport also offers two seminar rooms, with facilities for six to 16 people with modern equipment and dedicated parking. Industry in the city is primarily focused on electronics, printing, and consumer-oriented products.
What sights might be of interest to me near my hotel in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee?
From your hotel in Klagenfurst am Wörthersee, head to Lake Worthersee, which offers its own beach, ideal for walking and boat trips. In the city centre, Lindwurmbrunnen is a public square with fountains and attractive sculptures, including the Lindwurm, a sculpture of a winged dragon, which dates back to 1287. Landhaus is a government building and landmark in the town centre with a historic interior, and it is possible to visit its Heraldic Hall and parliament chamber.