Cities of Austria: St. Cancer
Sankt Kanzian Am Klopeiner See) – the most popular resort on the coast of Lake Klopainer-Ze, focused on quiet and relaxing. The season in St. Canzian begins in mid-May, however, the resort is particularly popular in July and August, when comfortable air and water temperatures are installed.
The coast of St. Kanzian is broken up on the hotels owned by hotels, the entrance to which only guests is available. The beaches of the resort are wide wooden platforms located on distance from the coast; Entrance to the sea is carried out by stairs. Rent of sun beds and umbrellas, as a rule, paid. On the coast of St. Kanzian are playgrounds, shower cabins, sandboxes for kids and inflatable children’s towns.
St. Cancer is a small resort, so the location of the hotel has no fundamental importance; All hotels are within walking distance from Klopainer Ze. The city has mainly three- and four-star hotels with a wide range of services. Small hotels feature a private garden with picturesque arbors and a well-kept lawn. Most hotels meet children’s menu and special children’s animation.
Bicycle rental, quad bikes and boats are possible on the coast of St. Cancer. Also on the resort there are tennis courts, golf courses and hippodrome; Classes are possible with experienced instructors. Water Sports School offers windsurfing, surfing and scuba diving services; equipment rental is included in the rate of lessons.
It is worth visiting the Benedictine Abbey of St. Paul, located in the Lavant Valley, 42 km from St. Kansian, where the unique collection of Sacred Art of Austria is collected. The excursion route covers not only exhibition space, but also a walk under the stone villages of the basement of the ancient monastery. The connection of history with modernity occurs during multimedia exhibitions, which often happen in abbey.
How to get
The nearest airport to St. Canzian is located in Klagenfurt (25 km). International Airport hosts flights from most European capitals. Charter flights connect Klagenfurt and Moscow in the summer months, from July to August. Getting to the Klagenfurt from Moscow and St. Petersburg to the no-season can with a change in Vienna. The airport is associated with the city of bus service; Flights are carried out every half hour from 06:00 to 23:00 from the main station and from Heiligengeistplatz Square.
Railway and bus service connect to St. Cancer with Vienna, Salzburg and other major cities of the country; Special schedule operates in the summer months. Most routes pass through Klagenfurt.