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Bee Walk Villach

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A short nature trail from the ramparts of the city wall to the rose garden, giving useful information about bees and their importance for us.
easy
Distance 0.2 km
0:30 h
1 m
3 m
504 m
500 m
 This nature trail offers 12 information panels along the way, providing interesting information about the bees and the activities of the city of Villach to support them, Special meadows full of wildflowers were planted at the several places in Villach (e.g. Olof Palme Straße in Landskron, Dinzlpark in St. Martin etc.)

Author’s recommendation

After the nature trail you can also experience the virtual Villach City Tour!
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Region Villach
Update: March 15, 2022
Difficulty
easy
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
Rosengarten, 504 m
Lowest point
Stadtmauer, 500 m
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Safety information

If you are allergic to bee stings, then we recoomend you to carry a emergency kits for the immediate treatment of an allergic shock!

Tips and hints

 

 Region Villach Tourism

 +43 4242 42000

 www.visitvillach.at/en

 

Start

City Wall - Schanzgasse (503 m)
Coordinates:
DD
46.613125, 13.843812
DMS
46°36'47.2"N 13°50'37.7"E
UTM
33T 411467 5162822
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Destination

Rosengarten Widmanngasse

Turn-by-turn directions

From the starting point at the city wall, follow the Schanzgasse towards the Widmanngasse. Here, please turn left into Widmanngasse and follow it to the entrance of the Rose Garden, Shortly after the Monument of Names. Here is also the end of this informative nature trail.

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all notes on protected areas

Public transport

Public-transport-friendly

Villach is easily accessible by buses and ÖBB trains on a regular basis.

Click here for timetable information.

Click here for the Carinthia train station shuttle.

It is only a few minutes walk from the main station or the Westbahnhof in Villach to the start of the bee nature trail.

Getting there

Villach is a traffic junction and can be reached via the A2, the A10 and the A11 - take the exit Villach-Faaker See and follow the signs to the city centre.

Parking

There is a very good parking guidance system in Villach - the short parking zones are marked in blue.

Coordinates

DD
46.613125, 13.843812
DMS
46°36'47.2"N 13°50'37.7"E
UTM
33T 411467 5162822
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Comfortable shoes and smartphone to download the bee app.

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
0.2 km
Duration
0:30 h
Ascent
1 m
Descent
3 m
Highest point
504 m
Lowest point
500 m
Public-transport-friendly Out and back Refreshment stops available Family-friendly Botanical highlights Flora and fauna Accessibility Suitable for strollers

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