Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Poertschach am Woerthersee

Enjoy the area's festivals, art galleries and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Poertschach am Woerthersee. This relaxing city is known for its lake, spas and beaches. Minimundus and Carinthian Botanical Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Poertschach am Woerthersee

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Poertschach am Woerthersee a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Minimundus (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Magic Forest Lake Rauschelesee (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Maria Loretto Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Strandbad (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Happ's Reptilienzoo (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Rosegg Animal Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Poertschach am Woerthersee

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Poertschach am Woerthersee. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carinthian Botanical Center (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Lake Faak (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Worther Lake (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Maria Loretto Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Strandbad (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Kreuzbergl Mountain (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)

Transportation options to and around Poertschach am Woerthersee

Fly into Klagenfurt (KLU-Woerthersee), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Ljubljana (LJU-Joze Pucnik), which is 31.4 mi (50.6 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Pörtschach Am Wörthersee Station.

Where to stay around Pörtschach am Wörthersee?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 370 holiday lettings near Pörtschach am Wörthersee. From 256 Condos/Apartments to 56 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Pörtschach am Wörthersee area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pörtschach am Wörthersee? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pörtschach am Wörthersee. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pörtschach Am Wörthersee Station: 616 holiday lettings
  • Šivec House: 400 holiday lettings
  • Church of the Assumption of Mary: 407 holiday lettings
  • Church of Sv Marika Bozja: 424 holiday lettings
  • Hunting Museum: 404 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pörtschach am Wörthersee listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Pörtschach am Wörthersee?

Yes, of course. offers 256 Condos/Apartments in Pörtschach am Wörthersee. Our other popular types of Pörtschach am Wörthersee holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 56 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 255 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pörtschach am Wörthersee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 99 holiday homes with pool available in Pörtschach am Wörthersee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.