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by Raphael Wakounig<br />and Gabriel Artmayr<br />Carinthia<br />
BASIC INFORMATION<br />Capital: Klagenfurt<br />Number of Districts: 8Feldkirchen, Hermagor, Klagenfurt-Land,Spittal an de...
Flag<br />
Coatof Arms<br />
Position in Austria<br />
Big sightseeing tour<br />The Top Ten<br />
Carinthia‘s Top Ten<br />Top 10 most important sights in Carinthia:1.) Heiligenblut & National Park Hohe Tauern2.) Velden ...
#1a : Heiligen Blut (Holy Blood)<br />The small village Heiligen-<br />blut is among the most<br />touristy spots in Carin...
#1b : National Park Hohe Tauern<br />The National Park Hohe<br />Tauern is the biggest of<br />Austria and one of the<br /...
# 2: Lake Wörthersee and Velden<br />Most places in Carinthia<br />are known for scenic lakes<br />and mountains that pro-...
# 3: Gurk<br />The village Gurk is popular<br />because of the well-known<br />cathedral, which hasn‘t got<br />a bishop.<...
# 4: Friesach<br />Friesach is a small town<br />famous for ist medieval<br />heritage including walls<br />and Fortificat...
# 5: Bad Kleinkirchheim<br />Bad Kleinkirchheim is a<br />popular tourist destination<br />in Southern Carinthia and<br />...
# 6: Burg Hochosterwitz Castle<br />Burg Hochosterwitz Castle<br />is famous for its character-<br />istic fourteen gates ...
# 7: Ossiach & Lake Ossiach<br />The Lake Ossiach is better<br />Suited for outdoors and<br />Not sightseeing.<br />Nevert...
# 8: Spittal an der Drau<br />Although the popular Mill-<br />Stätter See is not far away<br />From the town, a closer<br ...
# 9: Lake Millstätter See<br />The mountains near Mill-<br />statt are useful for hiking,<br />but the tourist spot in thi...
# 10: Seeboden<br />Seeboden is another pop-<br />ular lakeside town by the<br />Millstätter See.<br />Many archaeological...
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  1. 1. by Raphael Wakounig<br />and Gabriel Artmayr<br />Carinthia<br />
  2. 2. BASIC INFORMATION<br />Capital: Klagenfurt<br />Number of Districts: 8Feldkirchen, Hermagor, Klagenfurt-Land,Spittal an der Drau, St. Veit an der Glan,Villach-Land, Völkermarkt, Wolfsberg<br />Area: about 9,500 km²<br />Population: about 500,000 inhabitants<br />
  3. 3. Flag<br />
  4. 4. Coatof Arms<br />
  5. 5. Position in Austria<br />
  6. 6. Big sightseeing tour<br />The Top Ten<br />
  7. 7. Carinthia‘s Top Ten<br />Top 10 most important sights in Carinthia:1.) Heiligenblut & National Park Hohe Tauern2.) Velden Casino & Lake Wörthersee3.) Gurk: Romanesque cathedral in pretty surroundings4.) Friesach: Medieval Town5.) Bad Kleinkirchheim6.) Burg Hochosterwitz Castle7.) Ossiach, Lake Ossiachersee8.) Spittal an der Drau, Medieval town with scenery9.) Millstatt & Lake Millstättersee10.) Seeboden: Water sports, hiking, Carinthian cuisine<br />
  8. 8. #1a : Heiligen Blut (Holy Blood)<br />The small village Heiligen-<br />blut is among the most<br />touristy spots in Carinthia.<br />On the picture is the most<br />Photographed church of<br />the state.<br />
  9. 9. #1b : National Park Hohe Tauern<br />The National Park Hohe<br />Tauern is the biggest of<br />Austria and one of the<br />biggest National Parks of<br />Europe.<br />It covers a total area of<br />1800 square kilometers.<br />
  10. 10. # 2: Lake Wörthersee and Velden<br />Most places in Carinthia<br />are known for scenic lakes<br />and mountains that pro-<br />vide lots of sports.<br />The province itself is not<br />so popular but Velden is<br />an exception – mostly<br />because of the casino.<br />
  11. 11. # 3: Gurk<br />The village Gurk is popular<br />because of the well-known<br />cathedral, which hasn‘t got<br />a bishop.<br />The village of Gurk itself is<br />also pleasant and the best<br />thing is to have a drink at<br />at the local Gasthaus.<br />
  12. 12. # 4: Friesach<br />Friesach is a small town<br />famous for ist medieval<br />heritage including walls<br />and Fortifications.<br />A medieval culture festival<br />is annually taking place in<br />Friesach since 1224.<br />
  13. 13. # 5: Bad Kleinkirchheim<br />Bad Kleinkirchheim is a<br />popular tourist destination<br />in Southern Carinthia and<br />is the ideal place for skiing, <br />especially for beginners.<br />Bad Kleinkirchheim is<br />Among the 20 most-visited<br />tourist destinations in<br />Austria.<br />
  14. 14. # 6: Burg Hochosterwitz Castle<br />Burg Hochosterwitz Castle<br />is famous for its character-<br />istic fourteen gates and<br />was made as the Turks<br />approached in Austria.<br />The Castle includes a<br />museum that’s totally<br />worth a daytrip.<br />
  15. 15. # 7: Ossiach & Lake Ossiach<br />The Lake Ossiach is better<br />Suited for outdoors and<br />Not sightseeing.<br />Nevertheless the sports<br />aspect is very exciting:<br />bicycling, swimming, diving,<br />water skiing, golf and<br />much more.<br />
  16. 16. # 8: Spittal an der Drau<br />Although the popular Mill-<br />Stätter See is not far away<br />From the town, a closer<br />Look is no bad idea.<br />SchlossPorcia Castle, the<br />parish church or the<br />mountain Goldeck are very<br />interesting.<br />
  17. 17. # 9: Lake Millstätter See<br />The mountains near Mill-<br />statt are useful for hiking,<br />but the tourist spot in this<br />region is the Millstätter<br />See.<br />Many activities can be<br />done here, such as<br />windsurfing, sailing or fishing. <br />
  18. 18. # 10: Seeboden<br />Seeboden is another pop-<br />ular lakeside town by the<br />Millstätter See.<br />Many archaeological digs<br />were undertaken here and<br />very rewarding excavat-<br />ions and helped a lot to<br />understand Carinthia’s past.<br />
  19. 19. Thanks for your attention!<br />

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