Where visitors feel welcome

The Murau region

The Murau region makes you feel good – that’s something you’ll quickly realise when you spend some time here! For instance, while exploring the forests of Austria's most densely wooded region, during a visit to the Brewery of the Senses or at one of the many traditional events. Regardless of whether you prefer to be active or simply want to relax while on holiday: The Murau region offers countless opportunities to consciously take time for yourself and to bring your body and mind back into balance.

Arrive, feel good and experience true variety: In the region, no two days are alike – holidays here have many beautiful facets.

The region’s mountain and water worlds

Not one, not two, but eight spectacular mountains call the Murau region their home. The Murau mountain worlds invite nature lovers to explore the region at their own pace – while hiking or cycling in summer or while skiing or snowboarding in winter. Murau’s bodies of water are wonderfully refreshing and attract water sports enthusiasts in summer and ice skating fans in winter.

Nestled between mountains, lakes and forests, the region's nine picturesque villages each have their own unique charm. Crystal-clear lakes and lush green forests complement the unique landscape experience.

Nature and culture

Beautiful, unspoilt nature and countless cultural assets: That's what you can look forward to in the Murau region. Perfect, if you want to escape everyday life and consciously enjoy the region’s beauty. From relaxing leisure activities such as forest bathing at Zirbitzkogel-Grebenzen Nature Park to qualified health facilities: A stay in the Murau region boosts your physical and mental wellbeing. What’s more, your holiday experience will be crowned by traditional festivities and diverse cultural events, where regional customs are celebrated to this day.

(Styrian) Culinary delights

Conscious enjoyment is a valuable asset – especially when it comes to the numerous culinary delicacies that the Murau region has to offer. Murau’s specialities such as Styrian cheese and Zirbitz lamb are served alongside a heaping scoop of Styrian hospitality – at rustic alpine huts just like at the region’s gourmet restaurants. Murau beer and Swiss stone pine schnaps are the drinks of choice to toast to a wonderful holiday.

Samson in Murau | © Steiermark Tourismus, ikarus.cc

Calendar of events in the Murau region

Nature, culture, or culinary delights: A colourful range of events for visitors of all ages enriches all seasons in the Murau region. The calendar of events is packed with traditional festivities, workshops, sports competitions, and many other great events.

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Spend your holidays in the Murau region