Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Villach, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 3.6 km
Ascend 49 m
Descend 105 m

Explore Villach in Austria with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Villach

Sight 1: Sankt Johanner Kirche

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Sankt Johanner Kirche JJ55 / CC BY-SA 3.0

The branch church of St. Johann stands on a hill at 560 m above sea level above the Völkendorf district in Villach. The Roman Catholic sacred building, which belongs to the parish of Völkendorf, is dedicated to John the Baptist.

Wikipedia: Filialkirche St. Johann (Villach) (DE)

1160 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 2: Dinzlschloss

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The Mörtenegg Castle, also called Martinseeck or Dinzlschloss, is in the St. Martin district of Villach.

Wikipedia: Schloss Mörtenegg (DE), Website

339 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 3: Pfarrkirche Sankt Martin

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Pfarrkirche Sankt Martin JJ55 / CC BY-SA 3.0

The parish church of Sankt Martin stands on a hill on the right bank of the Drauer in Villach.

Wikipedia: Pfarrkirche St. Martin (Villach) (DE), Website

1390 meters / 17 minutes

Sight 4: Museum der Stadt Villach

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The Villach City Museum is housed in the former Palais Crusiz in Widmanngasse in Villach.

Wikipedia: Stadtmuseum Villach (DE), Website

228 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: Stadtpfarrkirche Sankt Jakob

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Stadtpfarrkirche Sankt Jakob

The Roman Catholic parish church of Villach is consecrated to St. James. The spacious, late Gothic indoor church with a west tower is in a dominant location at the end of the main square in Villach.

Wikipedia: St. Jakob (Villach) (DE), Website

524 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 6: Pfarrkirche St. Nikolai

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The Roman Catholic St. Nicholas Church in Villach is a neo-Gothic church that is cared for by the local Franciscan monastery. The parish also includes the subsidiary churches of Oberwollanig and Sankt Magdalen.

Wikipedia: Nikolaikirche Villach (DE), Website


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