Adventure region

Eastern styria

Advent market at the main square of Gleisdorf | © TV Oststeiermark | Begsteiger

Advent in Austria's garden

Advent markets in the garden of Austria invite you to enjoy a carefree time - the glow of lights, the smell of punch and mulled wine and handmade gift ideas enchant the hearts and the anticipation of Christmas becomes even greater.

Magic Advent in Eastern Styria

Discover the diversity

Austria’s garden stands out with its diversity. In the Eastern Styria, you will find colourful old towns with a rich history, picturesque meadow orchards, scenic hills and alpine pastures, and gorgeous lakes and rivers. Numerous castles and palaces bear witness to the Eastern Styria’s cultural heritage. The Celts were the first to make their mark, followed by the Romans, wine and the good life.

Browse through the versatile vacation offers in der adventure region.

Ballooning in apple country in Eastern Styria | © TV Oststeiermark | Tom Lamm

Landscaped gardens

You won’t find monotony and boredom in Austria’s garden: Activities range from scaling mountain peaks in the Almenland to visiting a zoo in the Apfelland, from a tour of Hartberg, Weiz or Gleisdorf to cycling through the Pöllauer Tal, skiing in the Joglland, a castle tour in the Wechselland or a tasting in St. Ruprecht an der Raab. Find all this and more in Austria’s garden!

Landscaped gardens

Experience the Eastern Styria

Discover the variety of the Eastern Styria: Our hosts offering everything from a stay on a working farm to a four-star hotel, traditional events, and a wide variety of excursion destinations along with hiking and cycling trails make for a varied holiday in Austria’s garden.



Experience the uniqueness of Eastern Styria and discover, for example, the blooming garden of Austria in spring, the lush landscapes in summer, the regional cuisine in autumn or the many slopes and cross-country ski trails in winter!