Obir Dripstone Caves
The Geopark Karavanke is a crossborder geopark connected and devided by the mountain range with the same name.
The Geopark is located between two Alpine mountains that exceed 2,000 metres: The Petzen/Peca and the Koschuta. It is marked by the rich, geological variety between the Alps and Dinarides.
The administrative borders of the Geopark follow the borders of 14 municipalities.
Surface: 1067 km²
Goals of the Geopark Karavanke:
- Protection and obtaining of natural resources
- Rasing awareness, educating and positioning of the Geopark
- Economic values of the Geopark (Geotourism, renewable energy resouces)
- Cross-border cooperation and regional developement