“Carinthia is famous for its unspoilt nature, deep forests, beautiful hills and mountains.”
In Carinthia, the traveller can discover hidden and little less hidden places for relaxation and excursions. Different events are organized throughout the year and winters are generous with snow.
There are excellent facilities for skiing. In the immediate vicinity (50 m) there are cross-country skiing courses, and you can also enjoy an alpine skiing experience on the surrounding skiing slopes:
- Ski slope Poseka – 10 min
- Ski slope Črna – 20 min
- Ski slope Peca/Petzen –15 min
- Ski slope Kope – Ribniško pohorje – 45 min
- Ski slope Ivarčko – Ošven – 15 min
Mountains and hills
The Krivograd Guesthouse can be your starting point for visiting the nearby hills and mountains:
Past the Krivograd Guesthouse leads a bicycle path along which you can explore the valley of the river Meža. Than you can continue your trip into the Mislinja or Drava valley. For more demanding and physically better prepared to cyclists, we recommend visiting the mountain paths, offering unspoiled nature and adventure trips.
Popular excursions and tourist spots are situated near Krivograd Guesthouse, which you can visit for a quiet vacation or research.
Events in Carinthia
|January||Snow castles of King Matjaž (Podpeca, Črna)|
|February||Berneker awards (Slovenj Gradec)|
|March||Traditional Fair Black Sunday (Ravne)|
|April||Traditional Fair Black Sunday (Ravne)|
|May||Marathon Kralj Matjaž (Pliberk/Bleiburg), Medieval market day (Slovenj Gradec), Celebration in honor of freedom and peace (Poljana, Prevalje), Festival Solzice (Ravne na Koroškem, Kotlje)|
|June||Dravograd night (Dravograd), Carinthian Cultural Summer (Mežica, Mislinja and Drava valley), Central Police Day ceremony and the unveiling of the monument (Holmec), Black Hole fest, downhill with mountain bikes (Črna na Koroškem)|
|July||Meeting statesmen under Najevska lipa (Črna), Koroško kulturno poletje (Mežiška, Mislinjska and Dravska dolina)|
|August||Carinthian Tourist Week (Črna), Ravne days (Ravne), Carinthian Cultural Summer (Mežica, Mislinja and Drava valley)|
|September||Jormak (Ploberk/Bleiburg), Aero-Expo Fair (Slovenj Gradec), International Symposium and School songs of Hugo Wolf (Slovenj Gradec), Autumn Meetings (Prevalje)|
|October||International Symposium and School songs of Hugo Wolf (Slovenj Gradec), Elf land (Slovenj Gradec)|
|November||Elizabeth Fair (Slovenj Gradec)|