Lake Vassach in Villach is surrounded by an idyllic 30 hectare partly wooded nature reserve and is easily accessible with good transport links. Swimming in this natural lake has a long tradition in Villach and bathing fun in this romantic setting is free of charge.
Lake Vassach is a particularly popular meeting place in the summer for families with younger children. The gravel ground in the swimming area is especially good for helping beginners accomplish their first strokes. There is plenty of parking at the lake and angling enthusiasts also come into their own. Fish species include pike, catfish, tench, roach, carp and perch. The swimming lake has a slide and at the eastern shore is a camp site with a sunbathing area and snack bar.