Jump in the van and head toward the South by crossing picturesque valleys of Lower Austria, Burgenland and the Styrian Prealps.
Make your first stop in Thal and get an unforgettable experience by visiting one of Austria’s most hidden jewels and extravagant churches. Feel like in a different world in the Rectory Thal-St. James,designed by Ernst Fuchs, one of the founders of the Vienna School of Fantastic Realism.
Follow the footsteps of one of the most famous living Austrians after the church stop. Visit Arnold Schwarzenegger’s birth house and discover different stages of Arnie’s life. Learn how California’s former Governor and ’The Terminator’ spent his childhood years in the Austrian countryside and how he became a movie star. Say a loud „Hasta la vista, baby” at the end and continue on to Graz.
Meet your local expert tour guide upon arrival in Graz and enjoy an amusing walking tour covering the most emblematic sights of the old town: discover the lively main square, visit the impressive courtyard of the Styrian statehouse, take a look at Graz Cathedral and have a stroll through Renaissance-style alleys and romantic streets.
During your free time after the sightseeing tour enjoy a prosecco with antipasti in one of the countless restaurants or simply discover hidden secrets of the town.
Relax, sit back and enjoy the worry-free transfer back to Vienna at the end of the day. The trip concludes with a drop off at your hotel or private apartment.
Plentiful opportunities to take memorable pictures.
Duration of the trip: 12 hours
Tour starts from: Your hotel or private apartment in Vienna (except outer districts)
Admission to the the Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum is included in the tour price.
Admission to the Rectory Thal-St. James is free. (Sundays no stop at the church as it is closed.)
***Guaranteed small-group tours by minivan for up to 8 persons***
***Guaranteed departure with a minimum of 4 persons***
(In case less than 4 persons reserve for a determined day, excursion fee will be returned on the day of booked excursion)
**All travelers, including children, require a valid passport (or ID for EU citizens). By Austrian law it is mandatory to carry the passport (ID for EU citizens) when on tour.
**For cancellations, take a look at our Terms of Service (Section 6)
Small Group Day Trip