Schlaiten

Holiday paradise with a panoramic view

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 communities in Osttirol, 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:

Today’s weather forecast starts with really good news: Central Europe will fall under the influence of the Azores High today! However, this process will take a bit of time as it is a very large area of high pressure we are dealing with here. We should therefore not expect a cloudless or particularly warm day.

Tendency:

The new area of high pressure is building directly over the Alps and will not move anywhere for quite a long time.

Lienz north
forecast for Friday, 30.10.2020
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morning

8 °C
fair weather: 50%
frost line: 2300m
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afternoon

12 °C
fair weather: 80%
frost line: 3200m
forecast for Saturday, 31.10.2020
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15 °C
fair weather: 90%
frost line: 3400m
forecast for Sunday, 01.11.2020
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16 °C
fair weather: 80%
frost line: 3500m

Contact and inquiries

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

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