Kaltern and the lake Kaltern
… where the good & the beautiful are at home
Among the villages of the Überetsch is also the municipality Kaltern. The famous village is only 7 km away from Girlan. The market municipality Kaltern is known especially for his wine tradition and the Lake Kaltern.
Lake Kaltern – the warmest swimming lake in the Alps
The Lake Kaltern is embedded in the vineyards in the South of the village, below the pictorial Leuchtenburg. Not only the surroundings shine in a vivid green, also the lake. The Lake Kaltern is the warmest swimming lake in the Alps and therefore a popular destination in! Here you are able to do some swimming, surfing, sailing, going on a pedal- or rowboat or simply laze and relax in the sun!
The famous Kalterer is the Kalterersee selection. This wine (made out of a Vernatsch grape) is cultivated on half of the wine fields of Kaltern! But also classic species as Pinot blanc, Pinot noir, Chardonnay, Gewürztraminer, Cabernet, Merlot and Lagrein thrive and prosper optimally in Kaltern.