Magic for body, mind and soul
The water of Lake Grüner See in Upper Styria pulsates in the green heart of Austria. Nestling between impressive mountains and gentle alpine meadows, this is a place full of mystery and striking nature - the pure, turquoise water of this gem of nature is also called the "Caribbean of the Alps".
The scenic diversity of Styria is packed together in Upper Styria and is reflected in deep green forests, crystal-clear water and the mountainous landscape between
- the Semmering,
- the Hochschwab and
- the Eisenerz Alps.
Take advantage of the unique Mur Cycle Track, the hiking routes "From Glacier to Wine" or the "BergZeitReise" multi-day circular hiking trail to get to know all facets of this fantastic region. Here you will not miss out on history, enjoyment and culinary delights. A visit to the towns of
- Bruck an der Mur or
is perfect for moments full of delight.
Lake Grüner See is waiting along the way to Tragöß - Sankt Katharein
Surrounded by places of energy, visitors can look forward to a true spectacle of nature, which has already been voted the most beautiful hidden place in Austria.
The beauty of these waters is no mystery. In fact, it is the crystal-clear, ice-cold meltwater, which in early summer becomes up to 10 metres deep. The nature of the lake bed allows a visibility of up to 50 metres. Since 2015, using the lake is no longer possible. Swimming, boat trips, water sports or diving activities impair the sensitive qualities of this gem of nature.
The ski resorts in Upper Styria are an insider tip for families
Overcrowded pistes and long queues are unknown here.
Beginners and families find perfect conditions here. But real experts feel also at home on the 120 kilometres of pistes. The pristine snow landscape should be explored on snowshoe hiking tours and ski touring routes in any case.