Zwettl is situated approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) north of Graz and about 60 miles (97 kilometers) northwest of the national capital, Vienna.
The Stift Zwettl is a great place to call into while you are in Zwettl.
Lower Austria attracts travelers from all over the globe, which means getting from A to B is simple. Make sure you schedule in enough time to experience the incredible range of things to see and do this region has to offer. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Altenburg, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Weissenkirchen in der Wachau 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
About 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast of Zwettl is Durnstein, a regional center where you can explore Melk Abbey, Burgruine and Burg Aggstein. Durnstein has much of interest for those happy to stay for a day or two. Schloss Schallaburg, Maria Taferl Wallfahrtskirche and Schloss Artstetten are some of the other attractions guaranteed to delight.
People who arrive in Lower Austria enjoy discovering the wide range of gardens and open-air museums dotted throughout the region. For a real insight into the spiritual life of Zwettl, why not spend a little time at the region's many churches.
There are some exciting ways to enjoy the wide open spaces in and around Zwettl. Tobogganing and hiking are just two popular ways thrill seekers here can get their thrills. If you are happy to feel the cold embrace of winter, this region could be the ideal fit. Grab some gear and go snow shoeing and cross-country skiing.
Before you return to your friends and family at home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond and teary Tschüss (farewell).