Seckau is situated 35 miles (56 kilometers) northwest of Graz and 100 miles (161 kilometers) southwest of Vienna, the capital of Austria.
Do visit the Seckau Abbey while you are in the area.
While it may be tempting to simply sit back and relax while holidaying in Seckau, remember, Styria's abundance of scenic and cultural delights lie just beyond your doorstep. Head 16 miles (26 kilometers) southwest from Seckau to Leoben, where you'll find the Hauptplatz and Goss Abbey (Stift Goss).
Rent a vehicle and spend half a day in Judenburg, a major city for the region, located some 9 miles (14 kilometers) away from Seckau. This regional center offers a range of attractions, including Magdalenakirche, Hauptplatz and St. Lambrecht's Abbey. Admont Abbey and Schloss Obermurau are other good spots to visit.
Travelers to Styria should go to the region's open-air exhibits, gardens and open-air museums. The area around Seckau is known for its fine traditional villages; these are often reminders of the area's colorful history.
Combine a little learning with leisure on your travels by spending time with a knowledgeable guide on one of Seckau's fascinating winery tours, cycling tours and guided nature walks. Make the most of this area's best winter attractions. Do as the locals do and have a go at snowboarding here. Snow shoeing is also popular.
When it is time to leave this special place, say farewell the way locals do, with a heartfelt "Tschüss."