Hiking in Carinthia
The Nock Mountains and the Alpen-Adria-Trail
A hiking holiday in Carinthia, in St. Oswald - this is the beginning of an incredible nature experience. Right on the doorstep of the Hotel St. Oswald in Austria the hiking paradise Nock Mountains will await you with its 1,000 kilometres of hiking trails. Hiking tours for all levels of difficulty around Bad Kleinkirchheim will make your heart beat faster.
The Carinthian Nock Mountains - a paradise for hiking
The Carinthian Nock Mountains belong to the most interesting and oldest low mountain ranges in Europe and form a unique part of the entire alpine region in their geomorphological characteristics. The gentle hills - these are the so-called “Nocken”, gave the Nock Mountains their name. Original forests, lush meadows, clear mountain streams and a diverse flora and fauna have been fascinating nature lovers for many decades. Innumerable hikes will lead you through nature. Not to mention the wonderful panoramic view and the rustic, cosy huts to stop by and have a bite on the mountain in your summer holidays.
Hiking into the mountains from the Hotel St. Oswald
The Hotel St. Oswald is located on 1,400 m amidst the picturesque Nock Mountains in Bad Kleinkirchheim and hence in a hiking paradise beyond compare. The mild and sunny climate south of the Alps is made for your hiking holiday. The green season lasts from May to November - perfect for hiking and for tours. Around 1,000 kilometres of marked and groomed hiking trails in all levels of difficulty between 1,000 and 2,500 metres lie on the doorstep of your hotel. The unspoilt natural landscape fascinates walkers, hikers and also enduring long-distance hikers. Those who want to can also be guided through the biosphere reserve by experienced rangers who know the region like the back of their hand. Numerous theme hikes will spoil you for choice.