There are plenty of opportunities for excursions in the area surrounding the European Ayurveda Resort Mandira. Look out for the impressive Riegersburg Castle along the Castle Route, as well as stopping to sample the excellent culinary creations at the nearby Zotter Chocolate Factory. In the Koarl Thaller Wine Castle in Maierhofbergen, delicious wines like the flagship Cuvée Rochus and the Cuvée Moarhof are waiting to be tasted in an exceptional castle setting.
In the summer months, the castle and Herberstein Zoo on Stubenberg Lake are worth a visit. In spring, explore the nearby Styrian Apple Route and breathe in the scent of thousands of apple blossoms: unforgettable. If the topic of power interests you, Kräftereich St. Jakob im Walde is the place to be: an interactive exhibition from Easter to October with well thought-out themed rooms on the power of the stars, sleep and dreams, inspiration, and food.
Wander through the historic old town of Hartberg. Discover the history of the region or visit Styria’s capital Graz: take the cable car up the castle hill or up to the clock tower, or visit Graz’s futuristic Kunsthaus art gallery.
Take in more than 80 sites around Bad Waltersdorf in East Styria’s thermal spa region!