Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #4 in Graz, Austria


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 8 sights
Distance 4.9 km
Ascend 136 m
Descend 124 m

Explore Graz in Austria with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Graz

Sight 1: Hilmteichwarte

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The Hilmwarte, sometimes also: Hilmteichwarte, is a weather radar research station and a former observation tower in the eleventh district of Mariatrost in Graz.

Wikipedia: Hilmwarte (DE)

910 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 2: Botanischer Garten der Universität Graz

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The botanical garden at the Institute for Plant Sciences at the Karl-Franzens-University Graz is located in the third district of Graz.

Wikipedia: Botanischer Garten der Universität Graz (DE), Website

560 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 3: Bonaparte-Villa

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The Graz sugar factory, founded in 1825 and no longer existed today, was of importance for the Styrian industrial history and was on a historically remarkable area.

Wikipedia: Grazer Zuckerfabrik (DE)

603 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 4: Meerscheinschlössl

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The sea shelfchlössl is a baroque castle in Mozartgasse in the third district of Geidorf in Graz.

Wikipedia: Meerscheinschlössl (DE)

803 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 5: Grabenkirche

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The church of the church of Graz-Graben, also the church of St. Johannes the Baptist Geidorf is a Roman Catholic parish church in the third district of Geidorf in Graz. The church of the church belongs to the branch of the Capuchins, the monastery of the trench and is dedicated to St. John the Baptist. It is the parish church of the parish of Graz-Graben in the Dean of Graz-Nord in the town church of Graz.

Wikipedia: Grabenkirche (DE)

416 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 6: Kirche zum heiligen Kreuz

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The church and the convent of the Sisters of the Holy Cross are located in Kreuzgasse in the third district of Graz, Geidorf. The convent is a branch of the Sisters of Charity of the Holy Cross. Next to it is the Sanatorium of the Sisters of the Cross, a general hospital. Both buildings, the monastery and the main wing of the hospital complex, are listed buildings.

Wikipedia: Kirche und Konvent der Kreuzschwestern (Graz) (DE)

1119 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 7: Sommerrefektorium der Jesuiten

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The former summer refectoration of the Jesuits is a listed building on the so -called Rosenhain in the 3rd Graz district of Geidorf. The Jesuits had large parts of this hill northeast of the city center, which they used with the establishment of the refectory in 1654, among other things, to recover the religious members.

Wikipedia: Sommerrefektorium der Jesuiten (DE)

505 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 8: Hubertus-Schlössl

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The Hubertus-Schlössl is a residence on the Rosenberg in the third district of Graz, Geidorf.

Wikipedia: Hubertus-Schlössl (DE)


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