Local Attractions Around Stegersbach

Discover things to do in Burgenland

Stegersbach is situated in the heart of the Burgenland spa region and borders the Styrian thermal spa country. This part of Austria is renowned for its vineyards and fruit orchards. The numerous vineyards and brandy distilleries testify to the long-established art of wine and brandy production.

The southern Burgenland spa region has the perfect soil conditions for producing red wines with a strong character and is also home to the famous uhudler. The vinotheque of Falkensteiner Balance Resort Stegersbach offers you an opportunity to sample many of the fine wines from the region.

Falkensteiner Balance Resort Stegersbach
Schalk Mühle pleasure tour
Hot Air Balloon Rides
Hot Air Balloon near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Rauchwarter See
Rauchwarter See near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Open Air Museum Ensemble Gerersdorf
Ancient barn in an open-air Museum near Falkensteiner Hotels
Güssing Castle
The exterior of Güssing Castle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Posch mill
Shades creek mill house at Posch mill near Falkensteiner Hotels
Castle Kohfidisch
The entrance of Castle Kohfidisch near Falkensteiner Hotels
Zotter Chocolate Factory
Chocolate pieces in Zotter Factory near Falkensteiner Hotels
eberau moated castle
Aerial view of Eberau moated castle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Distillery Puchas
Kukmirn Destillerie Puchas near Falkensteiner Hotels
Castel Kornberg
Castel Kornberg near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Thousand-year-old Oak Tree
Sun rays touch an old oak tree near Falkensteiner Hotels
Althodis Treetop Skywalk
Althodis Treetop Skywalk near Falkensteiner Hotels & Residences
Riegersburg
Riegersburg castle near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Gölles Schnapps Distillery & Vinegar Production
Pouring whisky into glasses, a Distillery, Falkensteiner Hotels
Burgauberg observation tower
Vulcano Tour Riegersburg
Ham provided during Vulcano Tour near Falkensteiner Hotels
Seppi Eder art garden, Neudauberg
Seppi Eder art garden Trumpeter sculpture, Falkensteiner Hotels
Eisenberg wine-growing region
Sunbeams on a vineyard at Eisenberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Lake Stubenberg
Stunning lake at Stubenberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Herberstein Animal World
Bisons at Herberstein Animal World near Falkensteiner Hotels
Schlaining Castle of Peace
Schlaining Castle of Peace near Falkensteiner Hotels
The moor in Rohr
Black reeds on the moor in Rohr near Falkensteiner Hotels
The border experience trail, Bildein
Border experience trail in
Bildein near Falkensteiner Hotels

Schalk Mühle pleasure tour

Experience the unique atmosphere of the rustic walls of the “Schalk Mühle” and immerse yourself in the traditional production process of genuine Styrian pumpkin seed oil during a personally guided gourmet tour. The tour takes you from the rustic, 6-storey flour mill to the lovingly restored and accessible hydroelectric power plant museum and the modern hydroelectric power plant with fish ladder. The tour culminates in a tasting of the 30 or so in-house products - all of which are of outstanding organic quality, made with raw materials that are almost 100% Austrian, sustainable and CO2-neutral.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
24 km from Stegersbach.

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Rauchwarter See near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Nature

Rauchwarter See

New paths emerge as you walk. Embark on the journey to the centre of your vitality by taking a hike around Lake Rauchwarter (only 6 km from Stegersbach). Prepare to be enchanted by the idyllic surroundings and untouched nature of southern Burgenland.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car or on foot

Good to know
Only 6km from Stegersbach.

Ancient barn in an open-air Museum near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Open Air Museum Ensemble Gerersdorf

The open-air museum Ensemble Gerersdorf consists of 32 properties, mostly ancient thatched housing and farm buildings, which house an abundance of down-to-earth everyday objects and farm equipment.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
15 km from Stegersbach.

The exterior of Güssing Castle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Güssing Castle

The oldest castle in Burgenland, Güssing Castle, sits enthroned on a long-extinct volcanic cone, where it was erected as a fortification in 1157. It was expanded into a brick-walled fortress to ward off threats from the east in the 16th and 17th centuries.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
21 km from Stegersbach.

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Shades creek mill house at Posch mill near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Posch mill

A look behind the scenes reveals how a flour mill works and what a miller's job is like.

Who is it suitable for?
Singles, couples, friends, families, groups

Getting there
Car, Bus

Other comments
Early tours and workshops on request

Website Link: https://www.poschmuehle.at/

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Hartberg city with mist near Falkensteiner Hotels
City

Hartberg

Hartberg calls itself the first Styrian "Città Slow"! Along with the atmospheric historic quarter, a visit to the Kröpfl Classic Car Museum is also worthwhile.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
29 km from Stegersbach.

The entrance of Castle Kohfidisch near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Castle Kohfidisch

The listed castle with its English garden is used today primarily as a venue for events.

Who is it suitable for?
Couples, groups, family

Getting there
Car

Website Link: https://www.imschloss.at/

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Chocolate pieces in Zotter Factory near Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Zotter Chocolate Factory

Experience the variety that the world of chocolate has to offer over the course of a guided tour through the unique chocolate shop theatre, and let the most extraordinary range of flavours "melt in your mouth"!

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car, bus, train

Good to know
Closed Sundays. For little ones celebrating their birthday (from 0-100 years), we have a little surprise in store! Online reservations available

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Aerial view of Eberau moated castle near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

eberau moated castle

The fortification was once the largest moated castle in Europe and is still a cultural and historical sight today.

Who is it suitable for?
Singles, couples, friends, groups, families

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Can only be visited from the outside

Website Link: http://www.burgen-austria.com/archive.php?id=999

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Kukmirn Destillerie Puchas near Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Distillery Puchas

Experience the “boiling village” – there are 30 distilleries in Kukmirn, and more than 50 different types of brandies and liqueurs are produced here. Here, you can learn everything there is to know about distilling schnapps, as well as tasting one or two specialities straight away.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car, bus

Good to know
12 km from Stegersbach. Puchas distillery closed on Sundays.

Castel Kornberg near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Culture

Castel Kornberg

Here you can get exclusive insights into the castle and its history. One attraction is Europe's largest carpet exhibition!

Who is it suitable for?
Singles, couples, friends, groups, families

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Reservation required

Website Link: https://schlosskornberg.at/

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Sun rays touch an old oak tree near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Thousand-year-old Oak Tree

Take a romantic walk through untouched natural surroundings to the thousand-year oak. The oak grows in Bierbaum, has a circumference of 8.75m, and, at an estimated 1,200 years of age, is the oldest oak in Europe.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car, bicycle

Good to know
14km from Stegersbach. The beautiful natural wonder can easily be reached via Bad Blumau circular trail 3 or via the B7 or FF8 bike paths.

Althodis Treetop Skywalk near Falkensteiner Hotels & Residences
Nature

Althodis Treetop Skywalk

The Althodis Treetop Walk invites you to take a journey through the tree tops of the Geschriebenstein Nature Park. At a total length of 500 metres, there are eleven towers, rising up to 20 metres high and connected by wooden bridges.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, family, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
32km from Stegersbach.

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Riegersburg castle near Falkensteiner Hotels and Residences
Culture

Riegersburg

Myths, adventures, and grisly tales all intertwine around Eastern Styria's impressive landmark. Today, the many rooms of the castle house two exhibitions: the "Witch Museum" in the basement and the exhibition "Legendary Riegersburg – Legendary Women" in the State Apartments.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, families, friends

Arrival
By car

Good to know
Single entry to the fortified area (castle trail/inclined lift) and to the castle, witch and weapon museums are included in the Steiermarkt Card.

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Pouring whisky into glasses, a Distillery, Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Gölles Schnapps Distillery & Vinegar Production

The Gölles manufactory specialises in the production of fine distilled spirits and fine vinegar, made solely from the fruit itself. At the end of the 1950s, Alois Gölles senior laid the foundations for today's factory.

Who is it aimed at?
Couples, families, friends, groups

Arrival
By car

Good to know
30% discount on the tour experience including tasting
Applies to any number of visits from 29th of May to November with the Steiermarkt Card. 40km from Stegersbach

Nature

Burgauberg observation tower

From the Burgauberg observation tower, the view extends from Geschrittenstein mountain over Hochwechsel mountain to Karawanken mountain.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car, on foot

Website Link: https://www.burgauberg-neudauberg.at/Aussichtswarte

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Ham provided during Vulcano Tour near Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Vulcano Tour Riegersburg

On grounds covering over 1,000 m², the Vulcano Tour provides information on the techniques used to produce, process and mature ham.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Includes sample tasting, vegetarian options available. Free of charge with the Steiermark Card. An individual tour can be booked for groups of 10 or more.

Website Link: https://www.vulcano.at/vulcano-tour/

Seppi Eder art garden Trumpeter sculpture, Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Seppi Eder art garden, Neudauberg

Peruse impressive sculptures at Seppi Eder's art garden & gallery.

Who is it suitable for?
Friends, couples, singles, groups

Getting there
Car

Sunbeams on a vineyard at Eisenberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Indulgence & Culinary

Eisenberg wine-growing region

The highlight of a hike through the magnificent Eisenberg wine region is a visit to a Buschenschank tavern.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car

Other comments
The winemakers currently running Buschenschank taverns can be found on the website.

Website Link: https://eisenberg.at/

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Stunning lake at Stubenberg near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Lake Stubenberg

Around Lake Stubenberg, you'll find relaxation and adventure, from hiking and bicycling to taking off in a hot air balloon.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car

Website Link: https://www.stubenbergsee.at/

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Bisons at Herberstein Animal World near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

Herberstein Animal World

At Herberstein Animal World, visitors can get up close to animals from all five continents. Petting zoo included!

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car, bus

Website Link: https://www.tierwelt-herberstein.at/

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Schlaining Castle of Peace near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

Schlaining Castle of Peace

As one of the best preserved medieval castle complexes in the country, Schlaining is now known as the “castle of peace”.

Who is it suitable for?
Singles, couples, friends, families, groups

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Expected to be closed until summer 2021 due to renovation work!

Website Link: https://www.schloesserstrasse.com/en/schlaining-castle

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Black reeds on the moor in Rohr near Falkensteiner Hotels
Nature

The moor in Rohr

A trip to the Pannonian low moor awakens the thirst for adventure with interactive and discovery paths.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, groups, friends

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Guided tours must be pre-booked.

Website Link: https://www.lust-auf-moor.at/

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Border experience trail in
Bildein near Falkensteiner Hotels
Culture

The border experience trail, Bildein

The border experience trail highlights the issue of borders for all age groups and encourages you to take an informative walk.

Who is it suitable for?
Families, friends, couples, groups, singles

Getting there
Car

Other comments
Start at Bildein village square (Dorfplatz). Length: 5km; Bicycling also an option.

Website Link: http://bildein.at/kultur-und-freizeit/grenzerfahrungsweg/

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