Hiking in Carinthia
at Lake Wörthersee

Where there are lakes, there are mostly mountains. In Carinthia in Austria, this guiding principle is particularly true. In beautiful Velden on Lake Wörthersee you can not only spend a wonderful summer holiday on the lake, but also a varied hiking holiday. Directly from the Hotel Rocket Rooms, numerous hikes start, such as for example:

  • A leisurely stroll through Velden
  • Some wonderful hiking tours around the Lake Wörthersee, or
  • A hike on the Alpe Adria Trail

Wanderherbst Program in Velden

The Wörthersee Tourism Society offers our guests the opportunity to take part in free guided hikes throughout October.

From Wednesday to Sunday, different tours with different levels of difficulty are offered. We are happy to help you with the registration. Please contact our reception team at Hotel Rocket Rooms or call +43 4274 50777 and download the Wanderherbst flyer right here.


Hiking in a fantastic mountain scenery & the Carinthian Lake District

With this large selection, there is sure to be a suitable tour or the perfect hiking trail for every hiker. With the right hiking equipment and motivation you will be off to the wonderful mountain world of Carinthia. Numerous alpine huts invite you to linger while hiking. Typical Austrian and Carinthian delicacies are offered, for example:

  • A classic Brettljause
  • Germknödl
  • Kaiserschmarrn, or
  • Vienna Schnitzel

After an exhausting summer day in the mountains, you return to the Hotel Rocket Rooms after your hike and end your day with a cool drink in our Rocket Restaurant & Bistro.

If you've had enough of hiking during your holiday, get on your bike or chill in the SOL Beachclub with casual beats, cool cocktails and a fantastic view over Lake Wörthersee.

In the winter months, the Carinthian mountains invite their guests to impressive snowshoe hikes, rapid sleigh rides or skiing and snowboarding. The Advent season in Velden is particularly impressive.

If you are interested in a hiking holiday in Carinthia in the Hotel Rocket Rooms, please send us your inquiry via e-mail to velden@rocket-rooms.at or use our online Best Price Booking.

Velden am Wörthersee is the geographical center of Carinthia, if not Austria at the same time. Surrounded by beautiful numerous lakes and mountains, the state in the very south of Austria, on the border with Italy and Slovenia, makes it a very special magical place.

Hiking at the Wörthersee