Time period
Since 2017
Responsibility
Further development of the existing circular trail into an individually bookable product; establishment of a Trail Info & Booking Center.
Project partner
Region Villach Tourismus GmbH; Naturpark Dobratsch
Profile
The Dobratsch Rundwanderweg is a circular trail in stages that leads around the Dobratsch Nature Park in four daily stages. The circular trail was developed by the Dobratsch Nature Park with the aim of revitalizing the foothills of the nature park for tourism and at the same time actively working to relieve visitor pressure in the nature park itself. Subsequently, the Trail Angels were commissioned by a project consortium consisting of the Villach region and the Dobratsch Nature Park to further develop the existing staged circular trail: In the form of an individual, serviced bookability, additionally with Dynamic Packaging and with the establishment of a Trail Info & Booking Center in the premises of the Trail Angels form headquarters in Obervellach. Thus, the Dobratsch circular hiking trail is a small but fine example of a lived and sustainably managed cooperation between tourist destination management and protected area management.
Mirror, mirror: still waters contrast the rugged south flank of the Dobratsch
Autumnal beauty at the start of the Dobratsch Circular Trail in Warmbad
A refreshing break on the banks of the Gail River, in the village of Unterfederaun
Clear waters: a stream in the ‘Schütt’ area, on the south-side of the Dobratsch
Protected heritage building: the Hundsmarhof Inn (16th century) on the way from Warmbad Villach to Bad Bleiberg
Rural idyll in Heiligengeist, Stage 01
Gentle alpine landscape in Bleiberg-Kreuth, with views of the wild Julian Alps
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