Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Gurk getaway

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Gurk. This city has something for everyone. Carinthian Botanical Center and Landhaus are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Gurk

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Gurk has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Minimundus (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Simonhohe (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Carinthia Open Air Museum (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Goethe Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Happ's Reptilienzoo (16.4 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Strandbad (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gurk

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Gurk is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carinthian Botanical Center (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Magdalensberg Archaelogical Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Kreuzbergl Mountain (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Goethe Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Schiller Park (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Strandbad (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)

Traveling to and around Gurk

Fly into Klagenfurt (KLU-Woerthersee), the closest airport, located 14.4 mi (23.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gurk?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday lettings near Gurk. From 27 Houses to 36 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gurk is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gurk?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gurk. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gurk Cathedral: 464 holiday lettings
  • Ossiacher Lake: 784 holiday lettings
  • Lake Klopeiner: 174 holiday lettings
  • Annabichl Castle: 443 holiday lettings
  • Parish Church of St. Egid: 458 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gurk listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Gurk?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Gurk. Our other popular types of Gurk holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gurk?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Gurk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.