Welcome to the Murtal Holiday Region
Pure rest and relaxation await you in the scenic Murtal valley. Be hut-to-hut hiking, walking or adventurous mountain biking amid the majestic Tauern, Nockberge, Seetaler and Seckauer Alpine massifs – nature will provide you with unforgettable experiences in the Murtal Holiday Region. Special theme trails and culture paths, wood trails and health routes are spread all over eleven huge hiking areas ideal for all the family. Eco farmers prepare mouth-watering delights and Styria's oldest thermal spa – Wildbad – offers the most revitalizing moments for both body and mind. Treat yourself to a memorable holiday in Styria's most scenic hiking and thermal spa region, and explore culture attractions in a row.
Winter vacation in the Murtal mountains
The winter season is kicked-off with a number of cattle drive events in autumn held throughout the Murtal Holiday Region. Celebrating the return of the cows from their Alpine pastures, where they spent the whole summer, is deeply rooted in tradition. As soon as the snow falls in winter, sport fans are spoilt for choice when it comes to breathtaking winter activities. Alpine skiers and snowboarders can hit the slopes on 9 ski mountains in Murtal valley - for example Kreischberg or Frauenalpe in Murau. The picture-book landscape lends itself to outstanding nature exploration for all ages and skill levels.
Special highlights attract visitors from near and far: give the Nocky Flitzer Alpine roller coaster at Turracher Höhe a try or discover the splendid star tower, Europe's highest planetarium located in Judenburg which worth a visit also in winter. Myriad exciting winter activities like cross-country skiing, tobogganing, ski mountaineering and ice skating are scheduled in countless resorts within the Murtal valley, and promise endless holiday fun in the snow.