During the pre-Christmas period, Velden, the famous and vibrant village on the shores of Lake Wörthersee is romantically transformed into the “City of Angels”.
During the pre-Christmas period, Velden, the famous and vibrant village on the shores of Lake Wörthersee is romantically transformed into the “City of Angels”. Visitors, young and old alike, will be enchanted by the millions of sparkling lights. A cosy atmosphere filled with delicious scent of vanilla and cinnamon and the wonderful sounds of Christmas carols in the air, will awake the joyful anticipation of Christmas in you.
The Christmas Market is open on the 4 weekends preceding Christmas, ever Friday from 3pm to 8pm, every Saturday and Sunday as well as on December 8th, from 11am to 8pm. The market stalls meander from the Casino to the Strandpark. Some of the major attractions can be found right on the lake, such as the “floating Advent Wreath”, the “floating Nativity Scene”, and the “floating Craft market”.
There is a shuttle service operating between Krumpendorf and Velden
every Saturday and Sunday from 2pm to 7pm.
Prices: € 5,- adults / children € 2,50 (3 -14 years). One way € 3,- / € 1,50
Pörtschach-Parkhotel: 14.00 /15.00/16.00/17.00/18.00/19.00 o'clock
Töschling-Station: 10 minutes after
Velden-Karawankenplatz: 14.30/15.30/16.30/17.30/18.30/19.30 o'clock
Töschling: 15 minutes after