Altenburg Vacation Packages
Altenburg is located approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) north of Graz and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) northwest of Vienna, the capital of Austria.
While you are in Altenburg, make sure you spend some time at Altenburg Abbey.
The area around Altenburg is crisscrossed with natural and cultural attractions, from firmly-established, must-see spots to lesser known delights. Take the time to pay a visit to Eggenburg, 11 miles (18 kilometers) away from Altenburg. In Eggenburg, you can discover the Krahuletz Museum and Osterreichische Motorradmuseum. A drive to Raabs An Der Thaya is another worthwhile option It's around 15 miles (24 kilometers) away from Altenburg and is home to the Schloss Raabs and Ruine Kollmitz.
About 16 miles (26 kilometers) to the south of Altenburg is Krems an der Donau, an important regional city and the home of Sgraffitohaus, Weinstadt Museum and Kunst Halle Krems. Don't rush back to Altenburg until you've spent a little time at Krems an der Donau's Steiner Tor, Schloss Grafenegg and Gottweig Abbey.
Go to Lower Austria's art galleries and art museums. These are great places to explore, especially when the weather is a little moody. Enjoy a moment of transcendence at Lower Austria's churches.
There can be times when one of the better ways to understand a place is by tapping into the expertise of locals. The Lower Austria offers some very informative winery tours, city walking tours and guided nature walks. Lower Austria is perfect to get out and enjoy winter activities. When the temperature falls, pull on your woollens and try cross-country skiing or skiing.
All things have to end, but be rest assured, when it's time to say "Tschüss", you'll have wonderful photos and memories to take home.