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Castles, mountains, glassblowing – excursion destinations

Excursion destinations in Hochsteiermark

Whether it’s Mariazell Pilgrimage Basilica, the knights of Oberkapfenberg Castle, the impressive mountain world of the Hochschwab massif or the Waldheimat region, home to famous Austrian poet Peter Rosegger. The UNESCO world heritage Semmering railway, Austria’s only earth station in Aflenz or the glass manufactory in Neuberg an der Mürz. Hochsteiermark is full of thrilling, fascinating and surprising excursion destinations!


All excursion destinations in Hochsteiermark at a glance

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Südbahnmuseum | © Südbahnmuseum
  • Mürzzuschlag


The gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage Semmering Railway: two locomotive halls show an interesting exhibition...
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Dampflok | © www.museumstramway.at
  • Mariazell

Museumstramway Mariazell

Museum tramway Mariazell - ErlaufseeA trip on the museum tramway from Mariazell station to Erlaufsee is an experience...
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Luftbild Burg Oberkapfenberg | © Stadtgemeinde Kapfenberg
  • Kapfenberg

Castle Oberkapfenberg

Oberkapfenberg Castle likes to show its versatility. The castle houses a castle falconry, exhibition rooms and event...
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Braschlhof | © Fam. Schneck
  • Mariazell

Arche-Hof Braschl

"An "Ark Farm" is a breeding and presentation site of old and endangered livestock breeds". In order to be allowed to...
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Sieberwarte 1 | © Naturpark Mürzer Oberland (c) Andreas Steininger
  • Neuberg an der Mürz


The small wooden lookout tower over Neuberg an der Mürz stands almost unnoticed. Accessible with a short walk uphill,...
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WinterSportMuseum | © WinterSportMuseum
  • Mürzzuschlag


The WinterSportMuseum Mürzzuschlag has one of the largest and most important collections in the winter sports...
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Marienwasserfall im Frühling | © TV Hochsteiermark / Brigitte Digruber
  • Mariazell


A side trip to the Marienwasserfall in the Grünau should not be missing on any visit to Mariazell!
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Klettersteig Bürgeralm
  • Aflenz

Klettersteig Bürgeralm

The "Bürgeralm-Panorama-Klettersteig", built by Stefan Gatt & Team connects several small rock formations to an...
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Hubertussee | © TV Hochsteiermark/Fred Lindmoser
  • Mariazell


This romantically situated lake was created by the industrial family Krupp at the turn of the century. The lake, named...
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Schloss Thörl
  • Thörl

Schloss Thörl und Barbarakapelle

Thörl Castle is located between Kapfenberg and Mariazell. Once a road block known as “Toer / Törlein in der...
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Golfclub Schloss Feistritz | © Golfclub Schloss Feistritz
  • Krieglach

Golf course Castle Feistritz

The beautifully landscaped 9-hole natural golf course is one of the oldest golf courses in Styria. A pleasure for every...
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© Heselehof | nicoleseiser.at

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