WELCOMEto the Karavanke / Karawanken UNESCO Global Geopark
The crossborder Karavanke/Karawanken UNESCO Global Geopark is located between Slovenia and Austria and it extends among two 2,000 m high Alpine peaks Peca/Petzen and Košuta/Koschuta. It is characterized by very rich geological diversitiy, rich mining, iron and coal-mining tradition. The outstanding geological heritage mirrors in an enormous variety of rare plant and animal species, from very lower parts to highest peaks of the Geopark.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to our Karavanke/Karawanken UNESCO Global Geopark.