While many tourists flock to the Adriatic coastline to witness its rich cultural heritage and mesmerizing landscape, few know that Liezen, located in the southeast part of Austria, is also one of Europe’s most visited wine regions. A quaint and charming town, Liezen has a population of around five hundred people and is surrounded by rolling hills that provide residents with splendid views of the surrounding landscape and surrounding mountains. In fact, for a more breath-taking view of this beautiful land, head to the roadside car hire desks at the airport so you can have a better view of the area. When you arrive, you may also want to stay in one of the many attractive and comfortable guesthouses that dot the countryside, relaxing after a day of touring the region.
One of the best ways to enjoy all the wonderful things to do in Liezen is to take a trip on a horseback ride. Whether you are visiting for the first time or you are an avid equestrian who loves to visit the famous St Johann Mountains where he climbed in the past, this is a must do activity for all visitors to Liezen. Many tourists choose to rent a holiday chalet in Liezen while they are in town and use the chalets as a base to explore the surrounding landscape and participate in activities such as trekking and skiing. Alternatively, you can just take your own way, exploring and experiencing the many wonderful local attractions that lie within easy reach of your hotel.
For the more adventurous tourists, one of the best ways to make your trip to Liezen memorable is to try some off-road driving. Liezen lies in the Valais region and includes the breathtaking picturesque landscape of the Zauchensee. However, the views from the cars will be a lot different than those you will get on a road trip through the Alps. Instead of enjoying the wide open landscape and beautiful snow capped mountains, you will instead be greeted by thick forests and deep valleys. Because of the landscape and the dramatic environment, mountain biking is a popular activity to enjoy when visiting the region. Mountain bikers can explore the stunning countryside and experience the thrill of riding through the forest in the company of other bikers.
One of the best things about Liezen is that it is also ideal for nature lovers. A holiday in the mountains will let you explore a wealth of scenic attractions, including many beautiful lakes and ponds and impressive mountains. While you are there, why not try hiking or horse riding? Horse riding is especially enjoyable in the summer months, which is one of the main reasons why so many people plan a trip to Liezen.
Another popular activity in Liezen is to visit one of its many art galleries. The artists of the region have left their mark on thousands of paintings and sculptures that can be seen throughout the cities and towns in Liezen. You can even hold your own mini art exhibition in one of the city’s squares. You might also want to try some of the cuisine that is available in the area. Some chefs actually originate from the region and you can try out their wares during one of many food festivals held throughout the year.
There are many more holiday destinations in Liezen. Indeed, you may find yourself drawn to this German region all on your own! That’s why it is always a good idea to do some research before deciding on the perfect holiday spot. Whether you want a family holiday with your children or you are hoping to travel for business, Liezen has something to offer you.