Climbing garden Kanzianiberg

Via Ferrata · Villach - Faaker See - Ossiacher See
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Difficulty
C moderate
Distance
0.1 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
15 m
Descent
1 m
classic via ferrata sport via ferrata
The region around Lake Faak offers numerous unique attractions for active hikers and climbers!

The Kanzianiberg in Finkenstein - Austria's largest and most traditional climbing garden - is located in the immediate vicinity of Lake Faaker See. Not only are there more than 300 climbing routes of all levels of difficulty here, there are also numerous via ferrata on the spectacular rock faces! There are climbing routes of all levels of difficulty, from beginners to advanced, there is something for everyone! There is also a beautiful Kneipp hiking trail around the Kanzianiberg - just the right thing after a strenuous climbing tour.

Author’s recommendation

From Kanzianiberg a hiking trail leads to the nearby castle ruins of Finkenstein - from there you have a wonderful view of Lake Faak and the surrounding region.
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Difficulty
C moderate
Technique
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Highest point
696 m
Lowest point
681 m
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Safety information

Climbing is a dangerous sport - it is recommended to explore the Kanzianiberg with experienced mountain guides (see further links). Climbing at your own risk! 

Equipment

Climbing gear

Tips, hints and links

 Region Villach Tourism

 +43 4242 42000

 www.visitvillach.at/en

 

Start

Kanzianiberg near Finkenstein (682 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
46.549260, 13.876360
UTM
33T 413859 5155690

Destination

Kanzianiberg near Finkenstein

Public transport

With the ÖBB to Finkenstein and then on foot about 20 minutes to the Kanzianiberg.

Getting there

From Italy on the A2: Take the Villach Warmbad exit and continue via Fürnitz, Gödersdorf to Finkenstein.

From Klagenfurt on the A2: Take the Villach - Faaker See exit and continue via Drobollach and Faak to Finkenstein.

Parking

Parking sport are available.
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike
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Updated: August 16, 2019


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