Family holidays in green Styria
Between wine roads and mighty rocks
Winter paradise Styria
Fantastic experiences & activities of every kind
The most densely wooded and greenest province in Austria stretches from the Ausseerland in the Styrian Salzkammergut, over the national park Gesäuse and the Alps of Upper Styria to the gentle vineyards of the Styrian land of thermal springs.
In the most beautiful regions of Styria, people go hiking, cycling and exploring – the province presents itself as a lively, honest, homely and sporty place. The mild, Mediterranean climate also does its best to illuminate the wonders of nature in the most beautiful light.
The JUFA Hotels in Styria are located in the most beautiful, most relaxing and sporty regions and are the perfect starting point for outdoor adventures in Styria.
Travel tips in Styria
Sparkling lakes, idyllic alpine meadows and many special places of happiness. All this makes the Ausseerland in the Salzkammergut a very special region! Enjoy the summer with all your senses!
The eight Styrian wine roads are not only ideal places for delicious wines, but also summer paradises full of experiences! Starting in the Vulkanland, over the hilly Südsteiermark to the Schilcherland.
Mur cycle path
Discover the rich diversity of Styria and experience impressive cycling adventures! Starting from the Hohe Tauern National Park, the route takes you all the way to the thermal spa and wine country!
Excitement and fun are guaranteed here, as a ride in the world’s largest cab, the 860 horsepower Hauly, awaits you. Europe’s most modern open-pit mine, live blasting and much more on top!
Almenland Nature Park
The Almenland Nature Park shows like no other spot why Styria likes to be called the “Green Mark”. Extensive nature experiences on more than 120 alpine pastures await you in one of Austria’s largest alpine regions!
Herberstein animal world
Embark on a journey around the world – in just one day! More than 80 different species of animals can be discovered here around Herberstein Castle. Definitely a highlight for young and old!
Schladming - Dachstein
Experience skiing on 9 ski mountains and enjoy the fantastic mountain panorama. Best prepared ski slopes, cross-country skiing paradise, sky walk, ice palace and much more awaits you in winter full of possibilities!
Six thermal spas with soothing and healing water are waiting for you in the thermal and volcanic land. Thanks to the individual offers, those seeking peace and quiet as well as families will find the right bubbling spring here.
City of Graz
Experience the special winter atmosphere in the cultural capital Graz and do not miss the many different Advent markets, ice skating in the middle of the city, numerous museums & traditions!
Genuine crafts, culture in the world-famous basilica, punch huts and a living nativity scene. Mariazell Advent is full of contemplation, traditions and pre-Christmas joy – just as it used to be!
Zotter Experience World
Dive into the world of fairly produced and handmade chocolate and visit the tasting tour in the chocolate theater with adjacent experience organic farming in the volcanic region!
Red Bull Ring
At the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, numerous activities full of adrenaline also await you in winter. Off-road buggy, enduro, winter driving experiences and much more ensures true motorsport fascination.
The most beautiful regions in Styria
Enjoyment holidays in Styria´s green heart
Austria´s second-largest city is embedded in a hilly green landscape and presents itself as a genuine Styrian, a calm and exciting city of contrasts.
Graz is both a modern “City of Design”, as well as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. It is a young student city with an atmosphere of customs and tradition. During the warmer months, the popular side streets of the city of enjoyment attract visitors with their southern flair and exciting galleries. The green recreational areas, the City Park and the Rosenhain, as well as the banks of the river Mur, are equally popular family destinations, as is the Leechwald with its enchanting Hilmteich.
The JUFA Hotel Graz City is within walking distance of numerous attractions and the mediaeval old town. It is the perfect starting point for your family holidays in Styria.
Family holiday in the mystical Ausseerland in the Salzkammergut Region
This destination is reached quickly – the Ausseerland in the Salzkammergut Region is the geographical centre of Austria, Styria. From clean, shimmering lakes to steep mountain ranges and far drawn valleys. The Styrian Salzkammergut Region enjoys the world-wide reputation of being one of Austria´s most impressive landscapes.
Adventure trips to the Upper Styrian Mariazell region
The Mariazell region unfolds its touristic diversity between the Josefsberg and Seeberg mountain passes The international pilgrimage location of Mariazell is situated in the centre of the region, a popular holiday destination with a decade-long tradition.
On hikes you will encounter the “Austria´s Grand Canyon” – the gorges of the Ötscher-Tormäuer natural park fascinate with their deep valleys and rushing brooks. From the popular excursion mountain, the Mariazeller Bürgeralpe, you can go to the green-blue Erlaufsee, as the region´s next exciting adventure.
The JUFA hotels in the Mariazell Region of Upper Styria are popular locations, but are also real base camps for adventures in airy altitudes and rocky depths.
Family holiday at the foot of the Gesäuse National Park in Admont
High above the Styrian town of Admont, a rocky giant with steep limestone peaks stands out from the picturesque landscape. The Gesäuse forms the northeastern part of the Austrian Ennstaler Alps.
The National Park is a symphony of rock and water, wide valleys and sunny high plains. A 110 km long hiking network leads through a habitat of rare animals and plants, along the rivers Enns and Salza and past numerous waterfalls. Since the beginnings of alpine sport, the name Gesäuse is associated with exciting mountain sports.
The JUFA Hotel Schloss Röthelstein*** in Admont is a true resting place and is quietly situated above the world-famous Benedictine monastery at the gates of the national park.
Acceralte and sweep into the Upper Murtal
Spielberg, the Styrian secret tip for family holidays, is situated in the Upper Murtal, between Zeltweg and Knittelfeld.
The region presents a cross-section from everything an adventurous mind could desire – high peaks, deep blue shimmering lakes and colourful meadows. Not only the Styrian countryside is world-famous – due to the surrounding decelerating mountain range, the Formula 1 racetrack of the Red Bull Ring is ready for true horsepower. The Murtal holiday region is the ideal setting for an active family holiday!
The JUFA Hotels around the Spielberg in the Murtal are situated between the Seetal, the Seckauer Alps and the rocky peaks of the Lower Tauern.
A short break and peak bliss in Schladming-Dachstein
The Styrian Adventure Paradise Schladming is situated between the Dachstein to the North and the Schladminger Tauern in the South.
With Styria´s highest peak, the Dachstein is not only Schladmings local mountain, but also the border region to Upper Austria, which attracts sportsmen and tourists. The variety of Schladmings attractions is unlimited, however measurable, with over 230 kilometres of slopes, 220 km of cross-country skiing routes, 1,000 km of hiking trails, 930 km cycling routes, 45 running tracks and 14 climbing routes, in the breathtaking region.
The JUFA Hotels in the holiday region Schladming-Dachstein rank highly with their selected locations and their features of first-class hotels, alpine resorts and alpine experience villages.
Breathe deeply in the Styrian thermal spa region
The Styrian thermal spa region stretches along golden yellow pumpkin fields and gentle landscapes around the East Austrian villages of Fürstenfeld, Tieschen and Gnas.
The hot springs of the region with their medicinal water warm the spirit, just as the warmth of the people and the mild Mediterranean climate do. The most famous thermal spas in Styria offer the most modern saunas, a wide ranging offer of therapies and adventurous experiences. If you want to move around under the blue sky, you can cycle on one day through 3 countries or walk to 18 impressive castles in the region.
The JUFA Hotels in the Styrian thermal spa region are a wonderful starting point for refreshing recreation or culinary highlights!
A feast for the eyes and for your palette in the Styrian Wine Country
The wildly romantic South and West Styria, the Schilcherland and the home of the Lipizzaner will surprise you with special pleasures from the peaks of the Alps to the subtle hills of the Graz basin.
Fantastic views in rosé, green and white: On a family holiday, you will find traditional wine taverns and old farms with excellent wine and genuine Styrian pumpkin seed oil. Alpine meadows and pastures, mineral springs and thermal spas, hiking trails and ski resorts – the Romans and Celts already appreciated the Mediterranean climate influence, the mineral wealth and the scenic splendour of South West Styria.
At JUFA Hotels, your enjoyment does not have to wait, as they are situated in the centre of the fascinating wine country of South Styria.