Shopping in Villach - our insider tips
From regional products to fine designer clothing - when shopping in Villach you benefit from a wide range of shops, markets and shopping centres. Take a leisurely stroll through the pedestrian zone in the city centre and marvel at the numerous displays of the boutiques located there. Small tip: Take a look at one of the five Italian clothing shops on the main square and sample exclusive Italian fashion highlights.
Villach offers a shopping experience of a special kind. You can stroll leisurely through the old town, stop for a short break in one of the numerous cafés or enjoy a delicious meal in one of the exquisite restaurants along the pedestrian zone. This is how you make shopping a special experience!
After a successful shopping tour, you will then return to your smart flat in the immediate vicinity of the pedestrian zone to end the day comfortably with a glass of wine or a hot cup of tea. You will find everything you need to relax.
Regional shopping in Villach
The city of Villach is located in the middle of Carinthia's "Genussland" and has a lot to offer in terms of regional products and handicrafts. There are many businesses in the region that produce handmade goods with great attention to detail. So you have the perfect souvenir for your loved ones at home.
Regional delicacies of all kinds are particularly popular with our guests. You can buy these at various markets such as the Faak farmers' market or the Villach weekly market. For those in a hurry, the Ackerboxes in Villach's city centre are open around the clock. Here you can buy self-service regional delicacies directly from the local farmers.
Also worth a visit in Villach is "The regional corner in the Weißbriachgasse. In addition to culinary products, you can also buy hats, socks and wool from the alpaca farm as well as high-quality liquid and hard soap in this gourmet shop.
Sustainable shopping in Villach
If fair or sustainably produced products are important to you, you are sure to find something around Villach. Here are our insider tips:
- Finkenstein Pasta Factory: Great variety, selected raw materials from Austria and a lot of love for the products make the Finkensteiner Nudelfabrik an extraordinary experience of pleasure.
- Monastery shop Wernberg: High-quality food from the monastery's own farm with milk processing, herb garden and monastery bakery is offered in the Wernberg monastery shop.
- Wiegele Mill: At the Wiegele Mill in Nötsch, bread and pastries are produced in a nutrition-conscious way according to old craft traditions and without artificial additives. The electricity is self-generated and most of the ingredients come from the surrounding farmers.
ATRIO Villach - the shopping centre in Villach
Comfortable, versatile and innovative - this is how the ATRIO shopping centre on the southern edge of Villach presents itself. It is the largest shopping centre in Carinthia in terms of area and offers a wide range of shops, service providers and restaurants/cafés. From clothing shops to drugstores and jewellery, the offer is almost endless.
An absolute highlight in the ATRIO is a large, walk-in map in the basement. On the first floor there is also a modern family adventure world, which you are welcome to use even if the weather is bad. Your little ones will be thrilled!
Off to a shopping weekend in Villach
Do you like to experience a varied stay in your holiday destination? Then "Apart of me Villach" is the right place for you. Your favourite flat is located in the centre of the Drau city and is the perfect starting point for numerous activities.
Enjoy the magic of the old town combined with all the advantages that the beautiful city of Villach has to offer. Take time for shopping, cultural discoveries or relaxing hours at one of the clean bathing lakes nearby. In the evening you can relax in your stylish flat.