Velden is a town in the Austrian state of Carinthia, located on the western shore of the Wörthersee lake. It is one of the best known and most popular tourist destinations in Austria. The exclusive seaside resort captivates with chic boutiques and cozy cafés. For sports enthusiasts the place offers a lot, due to the steady winds, there are optimal conditions for sailing. The numerous hiking and bike trails reveal fantastic views of the Wörthersee and its beautiful surroundings.