Murau is situated about 130 miles (209 kilometers) southwest of Vienna, the country's capital, and 60 miles (97 kilometers) west of Graz.
While you are in Murau, make sure you spend some time at Schloss Obermurau.
While it may be a temptation to just chill out while holidaying in Murau, don't forget, the surrounding region's many scenic delights await. Donnersbachwald, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, and Goeriach, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east of Murau are also well worth checking out.
Judenburg is about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Murau. This regional center has a number of interesting things to see, including Hauptplatz, Admont Abbey and St. Lambrecht's Abbey. Magdalenakirche and Schloss Obermurau are just a handful of the many other visitor attractions that await.
If you're keen on soaking up some of the local culture, visit Styria's history museums, art galleries and art museums. Styria offers travelers a number of churches and other places of worship, ideal places to get a feel for Murau's spiritual side.
Water-based sports are a common activity here. When the weather is fine, why not go fishing or canoeing; this area has some perfect spots for it. This area also has some high-altitude adventures such as paragliding.
Before you return to the comforts of home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond and teary Tschüss (farewell).