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How can you not love Mandl.

A cute, fat little statue of the dude who allegedly flooded the Wörthersee to punish those who had... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
chairduck
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Brooktondale, New York
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It is said that this fellow is responsible for draining his keg onto the churches and townsfolk... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Ariel S
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10 Jul 2018
“How can you not love Mandl.”
18 Jun 2018
“Photo spot”
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A cute, fat little statue of the dude who allegedly flooded the Wörthersee to punish those who had lost their way (from god). Fun to stop by and take a picture while you're wandering around the shops of downtown Klagenfurt!

Thank chairduck
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Just another random photo spot....another symbolic image of the city...the legendary tale to go with it was in German next to the statue

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Interesting story behind this funny little statue and the fountain, it takes only couple of minutes for a selfie and you can move on.

Thank synapsee7
Reviewed 31 December 2016

For me, a statue has to be either very good or very special to enthuse me, and this was not it. I guess there is a good story behind it (we didn't hear it); that can make it more appealing. You will probably pass it...More

Thank Aljoša O
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

It is said that this fellow is responsible for draining his keg onto the churches and townsfolk, thus creating Lake Wörthersee. Many will toss coins into the pond after a rub of his golden finger for luck.

1  Thank Ariel S
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Again for my family this was a one minute story and stop. We did walk by daily on our other adventures about this town. Very central and easy to find.

Thank MKells
Reviewed 21 December 2016

It is a nice sight, and fun to read and talk about. The fountain in front of it is closed in the winter, so we couldn't toss a coin in it, but it was still a nice sight.

Thank Tina Ž
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Its nice to hear the sage of how did Lake Wörth came about. The statue is based of the Sage and as if tells you the story. We enjoyed the art of it, and other tourists like to stop there and hear the story, and...More

1  Thank nryael
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We did as obviously many people did. That is, taking fun photo's of the funny little man. I took one of my husband holding his umbrella over the figure, and he took me with my finger on its head and the other pointing upwards as...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It was nice and interesting walking around Klagenfurt and Mandl is one of the best attractions in center.. great position to take a photo :)

Thank Rajna P
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