Gehöft am Burgstallkogel | © Südsteiermark Gehöft am Burgstallkogel | © Südsteiermark

Fürstengräberweg Nr. 13

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The hike to Burgstallkogel is "experienced history" a direct encounter with the monuments of a past that cannot be accessed through written sources. 
As early as the Hallstatt period (8th - 5th century BC), there was a settlementthere was a settlement here covering about 20 hectares. The finds from thispoint to the largest Hallstatt necropolis (= burial site) with aboutnecropolis (= burial site) in the eastern Alps.in the Eastern Alps. The area was continuously inhabited.

Characteristics

Technique
Level of fitness
Result
Scenery

Best season

January
November
December

The tour in numbers

medium
Level of difficulty
12,6 km
Route
3:30 h
Duration
338 hm
Ascent
338 hm
Descent
453 m
Highest point
286 m
Lowest point

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Coming from the south, north, west and east on the A9 Phyrnautobahn - exit Leibnitz - continue in the direction of Kaindorf/S - Heimschuh - Großklein.
The hike begins at the Hallstatt Museum in Großklein, leads at the Steirerkeller inn along the Kirchsteig on municipal and forest paths towards Karberg and over the Lassenberg through a section of forest back down to Narrath. Past the Zitz wine farm (Siegl), you walk over the Saggaubach stream to Kleinklein. After a short stretch on the municipal path, the ascent begins on a forest path up to the Burgstallkogel/Grillkogel to the Hallstatt period farmstead, which provides a unique insight into the life of the people of our region in the Early Iron Age. From there, you get to Kleinklein on municipal paths, past the Ledinegg wine tavern, and back to the starting point along the little-used provincial road.

 

Visit the Hallstatt Museum and the Burgstallkogel farmstead.
We take the train to Kaindorf a. d. Sulm. www.oebb.at
Continue by taxi to Großklein. T: 0043 (0)664 886 57 826
Parking spaces are available at the Hallstatt Museum and at the community and medical centre.
Tourist Office Südsteiermark
Hauptplatz 40
A-8530 Deuschlandsberg

Office Kitzeck Tel.: +43 (0)3456 3500
Office Leibnitz Tel.: +43 (0)345276811
office@suedsteiermark.info
www.suedsteiermark.info 

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What the weather will be like

Großklein (296m)

Morning
-4°C
0%
5 km/h
Noon
4°C
5%
9 km/h
Night
1°C
5%
10 km/h
Sunny and cloudy periods will alternate throughout the day.
Morning
-2°C
0%
11 km/h
Noon
10°C
0%
16 km/h
Night
3°C
0%
9 km/h
Early clouds will gradually clear to leave the region with a dry and sunny day.
31.01.2022
-4°C 5°C
01.02.2022
-4°C 7°C
02.02.2022
-4°C 9°C

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