Welcome to Kapfenberg!
The city of Kapfenberg nestles in forested surroundings and offers a remarkable array of outdoor and cultural activities. Short transit routes make Kapfenberg attractive as you can get out into the beautiful countryside within 5 minutes.
The landmark of Kapfenberg, Castle Oberkapfenberg not only hosts an exhibition “Frontier Crossings – a journey through time with crusaders and alchemists” but also entertains visitors with a Birds of Prey Show. The castle is home to an annual Knights’ Festival and a season of events called “Chill Hill” in the summer, where you can relax and enjoy the beautiful views accompanied by good music and excellent food.
Starting from Kapfenberg, vacationers will find hiking trails such as the Wulfingweg, Keltenweg or the tour from Oberkapfenberg Castle via the pilgrimage site Frauenberg-Maria Rekogelauf to Rennfeld. Tip: Experience the sunset with a view of the Hochschwab mountain range at the pilgrimage site.