Paragliding in Radsberg, Klagenfurt, Carinthia Austria

Altitude difference:
400 m/1312 ft
Haul, Walk and Fly, Dragons:
GPS Coordinates launching site:
+46° 34' 21", +14° 24' 10"
GPS Coordinates landing site:
46 ° 33'55 "N, 14 ° 24'29" E
Klagenfurt is situated in southern Austria. It lies in the middle region almost as far from Vienna to the northeast as from Innsbruck to the west. Klagenfurt is the sixth largest city in Austria and the capital of the federal state of Carinthia.

Klagenfurt is a very popular destination among air sport enthusiasts. In particular, there is an air sport that is being practiced a lot in the vicinity of Radsberg, paragliding. Radsberg is a beautiful valley located at 20 minutes in the south of Klagenfurt on the Sattnitz. It is a cozy flight area with 400 m /1312 ft height difference.

The spot is suitable for “5 minutes flight” ideally associated with a very picturesque “walk up”. It is also a starting point for haul flights eastwards -direction to Klopeinersee, southern of Karawankenblick to Slovenia and west to Gerlitze and Tschiernock. The wind is often favored over the higher flight areas.

It is a walk and fly spot so all you have to do is the following. Walk and then rise up to the sky. While gliding, enjoy the magnificent view above the valley and then land safely at the landing point. It is a nice destination with an amazing view and a snack bar.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Salzburg
141.1 miles/228 km, 2 hours 8 minutes
Head north on Vogelweiderstr./B150 to Pauernfeindstr, continue to follow the B150, continue to B156, merge onto A1 via the ramp way towards München / villach / Innsbruck, (Road with controlled toll), keep right, follow signs for A10/Italien/Slowenien/Graz/Villach/Turkey/Greece, continue along A10, continue to E66 (signs for A2/Wien/Klagenfurt/Velden/Wörther See), enter the A2/E66, take the exit on the left towards Klagenfurt West / Zentrum / Wörthersee, join the A2, (Road with controlled toll), take the exit towards St.Martin Waidmannsdorf, slight right to Koschatstr, turn left into the Villacher Ring/B83, continue to follow the B83, continue in St. Veiter Ring/B70, turn right at the St. Veiter Str.
201.5 miles/324 km, 2 hours 58 minutes
Head northeast on Strobelg. to Wollzeile, turn right at Wollzeile, continue to Doktor-Karl-Lueger-Platz, continue to Weiskirchnerstr, turn left into the Vordere Zollamtsstr. / Wr. Str./B1, turn right at the Dampfschiffstr./B227, continue to follow the Dampfschiffstr, keep left to continue toward Exit Knoten Prater, continue to follow the B227, at the junction Knoten Prater, stay right and follow the signs for Graz/Linz/A1/A2/B221/Gürtel, join the A23, continue to A2, keep left to continue toward Outputs 305-Klagenfurt-Ost, take exit 305-Klagenfurt-Ost towards Zentrum, turn left into the Görtschitztal Str./B92 Go through 1 roundabout, turn right at the Ernst-Diez-Straße/Pischeldorfer Str, continue to follow the Pischeldorfer Str, slight left to stay on Pischeldorfer Str, continue in St. Veiter Ring, turn right onto St. Veiter Ring/B70, turn left into St. Veiter Str.
Klagenfurt Airport,
3.7 miles/4.3 km

Take a train from anywhere in Austria and disembark at Klagenfurt central station.


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