Things to see and do - Frohnleiten
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Frohnleiten Travel guide
Frohnleiten : Michelin's recommendations
The market town of Frohnleiten, known as the "The pearl of the Mur valley", lies halfway between Bruck an der Mur to the north and the provincial capital Graz to the south. The most attractive view of Frohnleiten and its old town centre is from near the bridge over the Mur, on the road from Graz. The gentle, rather densely wooded, hill setting is particularly attractive as it brings out the old red-brown roofscape. The area is dotted with numerous footpaths.
Tourist attractions Frohnleiten : Things to see and do
The spruce main square, decked with flowers and fine trees, adorned with its Virgin Mary Column and lined with colourful houses, gives few hints of the town's troubled past. It suffered serious fires in 1528 and 1559 and flooding from the Mur in 1537..
Near Frohnleiten, the hamlet of Adriach has retained an interesting church that started as an unvaulted Romanesque building in 1050 to which a Gothic chancel, St Joseph's Chapel and the sacristy were added in about 1280. St Anne's and St-Aloyisius' c..