Clerical power places in the Schladming Dachstein region
Find peace and strength not only in the church power rooms at Pichl vicarage, but also at various nearby churches that provide silence, energy and serenity. Go on a discovery tour to the quiet places in your holiday region on Dachstein with one of the spiritual hikes.
Nearby churches worth seeing:
As a excursion or pilgrimage destination, find some of the most beautiful churches around the Schladming Dachstein region below:
- Ägydiuskirche Donnersbach, historically significant ruin
Only a ruin remained of the old Romanesque church in Donnersbach from the early 12th century.
- Pfarrkirche Donnersbach
A rebuilt Romanesque church (Kirche zum Heiligen Ägydius) is located in the castle of the former Herrschaft Donnersbach owner, Karl Graf von Stainach.
- Florianikirche Aigen
Visit one of Styria's youngest churches: the modern church building dates back to 1985 and offers a “quirky” architecture.
- Kapuzinerkloster Irdning
Find time for contemplation in the quiet of the monastery in Irding, which dates back to the early 18th century.
- Wallfahrtskirche Donnersbachwald
The small pilgrimage church was built in the mid-16th century in honour of the saints Leonhard and Patrizius.
- Kirche St. Leonhard at Großsölk Palace
It was formerly used as a horse stable for aristocratic palace owners. In 1743 the premises were rededicated to Kirche St. Leonhard. The Großsölk palace's Naturparkhaus serves as a diverse excursion destination.
- Pfarrkirche Assach
Just like the Damüls church, the Assach parish church is also dedicated to St. Nikolaus.
- Margaret Church in Oberhaus
With a base frame that dates back to the 16th century this church in Oberhaus offers thrilling chronicles due to many renovations over the centuries. Since the 18th century Margarethenkirche has been a popular destination for pilgrims.
- Pfarrkirche Irdning
The Kirche zum Heiligen Peter und Paul combines gothic elements with baroque sacred art.
- Pfarrkirche Wörschach
Developed from the Anna-Kapelle from 1742, Wörschach itself has only been able to officially call itself independent parish since 1892.
- Evangelical Church of Christ in Aich
The small church was built between 2002-2003 in the Protestant daughter village Aich, which is part of the Schladming parish
- Parish Church Haus im Ennstal
The Kirche zum Hl. Johannes dem Täufer was built from the remains of the original Romanesque church between 1750-53 and has since constantly been renovated. The artistic interior design is especially worth seeing.
- Johannes chapel Hohenberg
Ennstal's oldest preserved church, dedicated to both Saint Johns (the Baptist and the Evangelist).
- Heiligenbrunn chapel in Irding
The 200 year old church is located in the forest and serves as a great excursion destination.
- Sacred Heart chapel in Weißenbach
This chapel was built in the 19th century in place of an old wayside chapel and has since been renovated and completely refurbished.
- Glattjoch chapel
Styria's highest located chapel is located at 1,998m.
Further pilgrim's paths through the heavenly Hohe Tauern natural environment lead through the region on, for instance, the Weg des Buches (path of the book).
In your heavenly holiday apartment you will find an integrated library with works mainly on spirituality – a perfect read for your excursions to the nearby churches. Ask for a quote for an unconventional, quiet and yet centrally located apartment at the Pichl vicarage or secure your holiday with an non-binding inquiry.