Hartberg is located approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) northeast of Graz and 65 miles (105 kilometers) south of Vienna, Austria's capital.
While you are in Hartberg, make sure you spend some time at the Pfarrkirche St Martin.
Visitors commonly use Hartberg as a base for further adventures. This popular region is blessed with numerous interesting cultural and natural attractions. Why don't you check out the Bad Waltersdorf Culture House and Bad Waltersdorf Golf Club in and around Bad Waltersdorf, 8 miles (13 kilometers) distance away. If you'd like to experience more of this region, travel to Fuerstenfeld to visit the Pfeilburg and Pfeilburg Fuerstenfeld Museum. Fuerstenfeld is 17 miles (27 kilometers) away.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest of Hartberg is Graz, a regional city where you can visit Austrian Open Air Museum (Osterreichisches Freilichtmuseum), Schloss Riegersburg and Grazer Burg. Hauptplatz, Neue Galerie and University of Graz are also good places to spend some time.
To understand a place, it's often helpful to peer back through the mists of time. Styria's fascinating traditional villages are a marvellous place to start. When you ask the locals their sightseeing recommendations, they'll often point to the region's ever-popular open-air exhibits, open-air museums and gardens.
Plan a trip during winter and try out some of the local wintersports like skiing and snow shoeing. Both of these are available in the region. A great way to experience the wild landscapes in the area around Hartberg is to join for a hiking or mountain climbing tour.
When your time is up in Hartberg, no doubt you'll bid this region a teary "Tschüss" But be comforted by the fact that you'll be leaving with memories and momentos that are yours to keep forever.