Day 1 – Arrival in the district capital Feldbach. Meeting point at Kornberg Castle at 9:00. Here, the lord of the castle and chairman of Schlösserstraße, Mr. Consul Mag. Andreas Bardaeu, welcomes you and guides you through the castle. At Vulcano Ursprung, you will then experience the world of ham as a realm of the senses. The harmonious interplay of modern technology and Styrian tradition creates delicious specialties for connoisseurs. After visiting the new exhibition “The Small World of the Great Castles” in the Meierhof at Kornberg Caslte, continue to Riegersburg. “The West’s strongest fortress” is perched on a volcanic vent. With the modern inclined elevator you reach the stronghold and go to the exhibition “Legendary women, legendary Riegersburg”. Via the Klöcher wine route you reach Kapfenstein castle. First mentioned in the 11th century, the building houses an excellent restaurant. Let this day end with all its impressions and experiences with an excellent dinner. After returning to the district capital Feldbach check-in in ****Hotel Pfeilers. At the final commented wine tasting in Sissi’s wine bar, not far from the hotel, you will have time to review the day.
Day 2 – After breakfast walk to Tabor Feldbach. At 9:00 am guided tour of the Universalmuseum with more than 30 small rooms. It is set up in the former fortification around the parish church of Feldbach. The objects show the craftsmanship and peasant life in the southeast of Styria, the city history of Feldbach, as well as nature and archeology of the region. Drive over the highway to the southwest of Styria. 2-course-lunch at the castle Deutschlandsberg, afterwards presentation of the castle with its peculiarities during a tour, which shows the varied offer of the castle. The afternoon is dedicated to Ottersbach Castle. The Ottersbach Castle stands on an area of 20,000 m² and today includes the 24 rooms, a castle chapel, the Baroque and Festival Hall, the North Terrace, a winter garden, and the wonderful castle park with the Lusthaus and the Rose & Farmhouse Garden. Completion of the castles Round trip with coffee and cake with the castle owners.