Family on the summit of a mountain
Hiking hotel Bad Kleinkirchheim
Hiking holidays at the Kärntnerhof

‚ÄėBerg Genie√üer‚Äô ‚Äď the mountain enthusiasts

Indulgence with all the senses

The hiking paradise Kärntner Nockberge is a popular holiday destination for active and nature-loving guests. Varied mountain landscapes and rolling hills, unique views over picturesque valleys and  

turquoise shimmering lakes along with the three stages of the Alpe Adria Trail that lead directly across our region, make hiking in Bad Kleinkirchheim particularly attractive. 

Couple hiking in the Nock Mountains
Sunset over a mountain landscape

Kärntnerhof's hiking competence

Holidaymakers of the family and sports hotel can rely on our long-standing competence when it comes to hiking: we provide tips for the best tours and vantage points, offer hiking equipment for hire and divulge a few secrets about our favorite huts serving food and drink along the way. 

The Nockberge Biosphere Park hiking region can be easily accessed using the Bad Kleinkirchheim cable cars. Thanks to the Kärnten Card, ascend to Kaiserburg or the Biosphärenparkbahn Brunnach is already included. On top, the hiking bus can be used free of charge, which provides convenient transport to your hike’s starting point and back to the hotel afterwards.

Mountain highlights in the region

Highlights of the Bad Kleinkirchheim/St. Oswald hiking region include the Mountain Yoga Trail, a new complimentary wellness offer for body, mind and spirit. Ask at the Brunnach mountain or valley station for the program folder with detailed information. The Active Park offers a variety of fun exercises for all ages to improve agility and coordination. Geared towards thrill seekers, the Kaiserburg-Bob, Carinthia’s most modern alpine roller coaster provides adventurous rides with the best views of Bad Kleinkirchheim! New: 'Barrier-free mountain experience Brunnach' at Bad Kleinkirchheim.

Cable cars Bad Kleinkirchheim
Family hiking over a meadow
Hikers amidst a beautiful alpine landscape
Sunset over a mountain landscape
Hikers at the edge of a coniferous forest

Alpe Adria Trail

3 stages across the Nockberge Biosphere Park

Hike through three countries to the Adriatic Sea and explore Austria, Italy and Slovenia with its traditions and cultures. Three stages of the Alpe Adria Trail run across the Nockberge Biosphere Park. Covering around 700 kilometers, this journey of discovery becomes an unforgettable adventure with heavenly views and glorious spectacles of nature between mountain splendor and the azure blue sea.  

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Premium nock/art hiking trails in Bad Kleinkirchheim

Hikes along the six premium nock/art trails in Bad Kleinkirchheim also integrate perfectly with stages from the Alpe-Adria long distance trail. Works by internationally renowned artists create places for interaction with the cultural scenery’s unusual qualities, the region’s people and their life in connection with the importance of thermal springs. Interactive stations and family-friendly illustrations round off this adventurous hiking program.

Please contact a member of staff at reception for a nock/art hiking map.

Family with child hiking in the Nock mountains

There is something for everyone!

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