Schlaiten

Hidden but even more beautiful and quiet, the municipality of Schlaiten expands on impressive 150 meters above the valley floor of the Iseltal. The settlement area is almost completely situated on a terrace southwest of the River Isel. Above all, the magnificent panoramic view onto the surrounding mountain landscape is fascinating.

 

In Schlaiten, you get very close to the slopes of the Villgrater mountains. A popular panoramic mountain is Bockstein, the highest point of the municipal area. At 2805 meters, you will be rewarded with a fantastic view.

Like many East Tyrolean communities, Schlaiten looks back on an eventful history. Already in the 13th century, silver and base metals were mined here. Around the 15th century, mining in Schlaiten experienced its heyday. Today, a visit to the Kriegergedächtniskapelle (War Memorial Chapel) is worthwhile. Also the charming chapel of St. Chrysanth and Daria is worth seeing, as it houses a neo-Romanesque high altar from 1888.

 

The plateau-like location of the municipality offers a variety of scenic hiking opportunities, the spectrum ranges from leisurely walks through the forest to demanding summit tours.

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Weather in Schlaiten

forecast for Monday, 27.01.2020
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morning

-3 °C
fair weather: 80%
frost line: 400m
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afternoon

6 °C
fair weather: 60%
frost line: 1600m
forecast for Tuesday, 28.01.2020
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3 °C
fair weather: 40%
frost line: 1600m
forecast for Wednesday, 29.01.2020
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3 °C
fair weather: 60%
frost line: 1200m
Forecast:

After the dying cold front that brought us clouds yesterday, a weak high pressure area will reach us today. The weather will stabilize, but it will not be very sunny yet.

In the morning, there will be only a few harmless bands of clouds which will thicken a bit towards evening but they will not produce any precipitation.

Tendency:

During the next few days, our weather will remain changeable: Temporary sunny spells will alternate with periods of thick cloud and showers.

Contact and inquiries

Tourist information Lienzer Dolomiten
Mühlgasse 11
9900 Lienz
F. +43 50 212 400 2

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