Pörtschach, where the lake is at its most beautiful.
Pörtschach was still just a small village 140 years ago. Nowadays, Pörtschach is a town which has a lot to offer you as a guest. Allow yourself to be amazed not just by the beauty of the landscape but by the broad range of entertainment options as well. Visit Starnacht am Wörthersee ("Night of the Stars") or take in the action at the Beach Volleyball Grand Slam in Klagenfurt. The Ironman triathlon on Wörthersee is also among the most popular events in the region around Pörtschach.
Sports and enjoyment are important in Carinthia
That is why many sports enthusiasts flood Pörtschach for sporting events. International oldtimer meetings and tennis championships are held at Wörthersee. The area is also especially famous for the popular VW GTI Show. Motorcycle fans will get their money's worth at the Harley Davidson gathering.
Creative Arts at the Lake
Of all the Wörthersee events, The World Bodypainting Festival is without doubt one of the highlights. This event gives you the chance to marvel at human works of art. The popular summer festival is framed by a modern music programme. Furthermore, an art and curiosities fair is a great reason for keen collectors to visit.
Celebrating in a Lively Atmosphere
Carinthia is known beyond the borders of Austria for its entertaining nightlife. Our hotel is ideally located for all events around Wörthersee. Delve into the incomparable atmosphere of the Fête Blanche or come and celebrate Pörtschach's Seekirchtag (patronal feast of the church) with us. The flashy Pink Lake Festival also attracts a number of tolerant visitors each year.
Carinthia takes the bike. The paradise for cyclists around Wörthersee designates one day a year as a car-free day. You can expect to find many items on the itinerary on this day. This environmental protection day is intended to raise awareness of sustainable and ecological use of our energy resources.