Vienna, the national capital, is situated about 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southeast of Grossnondorf, while Graz is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the south.
While it can be tempting to limit yourself to just the local sights when visiting Grossnondorf, remember, the surrounding region's abundance of scenic and cultural delights await. Be sure to head out to the Krahuletz Museum and Osterreichische Motorradmuseum in Eggenburg, about 7 miles (11 kilometers) distance away. Another choice is to head to Retz. It is 9 miles (14 kilometers) from Grossnondorf and is home to the Hauptplatz and Windmuhle.
When it's time to spread your wings, check out the nearest regional area. Krems an der Donau is situated 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and is home to attractions like Gottweig Abbey, Sgraffitohaus and Schloss Grafenegg. Pfarrkirche, Kunst Halle Krems and Steiner Tor are other attractions to see for those who have time left.
To really understand a region, it helps to revisit the past. Lower Austria's fine old castles are a marvellous place to start. Visitors to Lower Austria should head to the area's open-air museums and gardens.
Lower Austria is a great place to sign up for a fascinating winery tours, guided nature walks and city walking tours that are offered here. The area around Grossnondorf offers some great ways to get into its unique landscapes. So why not join in with one of the ice skating or hiking tours available.
When it is time to depart from this special place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a hearty "Tschüss."