Austria - Styria (PDF Chapter)
This is the Styria chapter from Lonely Planet’s Austria guidebook.
Austria’s second-largest province is a picturesque combination of culture, architecture, rolling hills, vine-covered slopes and mountains. Graz, Austria’s second-largest city, is Styria’s photogenic and fabulously relaxed capital. Head south from Graz and you’re in wine country, dubbed ‘Styrian Tuscany’.
- explore the smart restaurants, lively bars and late night caverns of Graz, Styria’s capital
- amaze yourself at Schloss Eggenberg, the capital’s stunning Renaissance palace and museum
- wander Admont’s spectacular baroque Benedictine Abbey and its library – the largest in the world
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Graz & Around, Bärnbach, Southern Styria, Deutschlandsberg, Ehrenhausen, Leutschach, Riegersburg, The Sausal, Northern Styria, Mariazell, Bruck an der Mur, Leoben, Eisenerz, Nationalpark Gesäuse, Admont, Johnsbach, Western Styria, Schladming and Murau.