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Ossiachersee Schifffahrt

Villach, Austria
About Ossiachersee Schifffahrt
Emperor Karl V travelled on Venetion ships from Landskron Castle to de Monastery of Ossiach. Today you can travel by ship and arrive at Landskron Castle, the monastery of Ossiach, the Gerlitzen cable car, Seebach and Tiebel.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed an afternoon ride with friends on Ossiachersee. The scenery is spectacular from every angle! If visiting other sites in the area, be sure and purchase the Kaernten card which is valid April through October. It's 69 Euro for seniors. This boat ride is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Christine H
JHyi357, Office at Ossiachersee Schifffahrt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. We're happy you had a good time aboard our ship and hope to welcome you again during your next stay in the region. Ship Ahoy!

Reviewed June 24, 2018

As other reviewers noted, this is actually a transport service across the lake. You do have the option to buy some small food and drink items on board, but beware that you need to pay cash for everything. Although they take down your orders electronically,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Knersus007
Reviewed September 17, 2017

The best way to experience Lake Ossiach is to take the round trip on the boat line plying the lake between the different jetties. When the weather is clement you can sit on the open upper deck and take full value from the 2.5 hour...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed May 17, 2016

The round cruise on the Ossiacher See is the best way to see it. The ships are very comfy, the food is more then acceptable and libation is readily available. The various stops are interesting and of course the scenery is beyond compare. Eine Rundfahrt...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank RetinaOne
Reviewed September 27, 2015

As others TA members wrote, this is not a cruise but a water taxi. We were not lucky as we took the smaller boat MS Villach on a cloudy day and when we were right in the middle it rained a lot, too, so we...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Dale63
Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

I was a little disappointed with this boat trip, as were my family. Sure, the boat(s) was comfortable, boarding was easy and the crew were friendly and helpful, but ultimately it's nothing more than a glorified water taxi. You can grab a bite to eat...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank George H
Reviewed July 8, 2014

The best way to appreicate the size and scenery around Ossichersee is on this boat ride. I got on at the monastery late afternoon and got of the stop towards the other end of the lake near villach. The sunset and sky was enchanting. From...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank Eva Rose T
Reviewed December 20, 2013

It was surreal. We pulled up in our camper van next to the lake, what a great view for the night and to wake up to.

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Naa S
Reviewed September 9, 2012

Well worth a visit, both boats good, but larger one had better food facilities. Can be visited in conjunction with Gerlitzen where there is a free car park with easy access. Nice trip around lake with great views of Ossiach and surroundings, lovely for a...More

Date of experience: August 2012
2  Thank John H
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