Österreichs Wanderdörfer e.V. – Contact


Österreichs Wanderdörfer e.V.
Unterwollaniger Straße 53
9500 Villach

UID number: ATU43309503

Association registration number: 677435318

Local authority: Villach

Legal form: Association

Member of the Austrian Economic Chamber



E-mail: office@wanderdoerfer.at

Info-Hotline: +43 (0) 4242 / 25 75 31

Fax: +43 (0) 4242 / 21 66 30

Web: www.wanderdoerfer.at/en


Information according to the E-Commerce Act (ECG) § 5

Company name: Österreichs Wanderdörfer e.V.

c/o TAO Consulting & Management GmbH

Management: Ulrich Andres

Road: Unterwollaniger Road 53

Abstract from the associations register – July 2019

Association Management Board:

Chairman: Thomas Wirnsperger

Deputy Chairman: Lukas Krösslhuber

Treasurer: Christine Scharfetter

Deputy treasurer: Andreas Schwarzinger

Secretary: Gunter Brandstätter

Deputy Secretary: Philipp Walcher

Association purpose:

The purpose of the association, whose activities are not aimed at making a profit, is to bring together places, communities and regions typical of Austria that offer ecologically and economically balanced tourism, and to support its members through measures:

  • to promote a nature-oriented, year-round tourism development,
  • for national and international information, advertising and sales activities
  • for the marketing of hiking in the sense of nature experiences,
  • for the creation of sales and advertising facilities in the public and private sector and other measures,
  • which serve to achieve the purpose of the association, as well as the development and coordination of measures for the preparation of the nature experience landscape, or for the exchange of information and experience between the members involved, active information management and impulses for product and infrastructure development, as well as the promotion of cooperation, reconciliation of interests and networking, which go beyond the tourism sector.


Concept and technical realisation

TAO Digital
Lendplatz 45
8020 Graz
UID No.: ATU 52987709
Company register: FN 213999f/Klagenfurt
Place of jurisdiction: Villach


TAO Consulting and Management GmbH
Unterwollaniger Straße 53
9500 Villach



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