Course Sites in Austria

In Austria, courses are held in different rented sites that offer the best possible conditions for serious meditation.

JUFA Mariazellerland - Sigmundsberg

A tranquil place at Sigmundsberg, in about 3 km distance from Mariazell, resting at the northern side of the Styrian Alps, surrounded by mountains. Get there over B20 from St. Pölten or via S6 until Mürzzuschlag and then B23. Public transports are the train Mariazellerbahn from St. Pölten and several busses from Vienna or Bruck/Mur.
The estate has about 70 rooms with shower and toilets and provides space for 130 meditators.

JUFA Waldviertel - Raabs an der Thaya

This place is located on the banks of the river Thaya, in Raabs an der Thaya, in the north-western part of Lower Austria, in the Waldviertel near the Czech border. Get there over  and B4 from St. Pölten, via  E49 and  B4 from Vienna or via B38, B41 and B2 from Linz. Coming from Germany you might want to go there via Prague. Public transports are trains and buses via Krems, Horn or Tulln.
The estate has about 60 rooms with shower and toilets and provides space for 130 meditators.

St. Arbogast

Quietly located 1.5 kilometers outside of Götzis on the edge of a nature reserve above the Vorarlberg Rhine Valley, this seminar house has a bright and transparent architecture. Vorarlberg is the westernmost province of Austria, bordering Switzerland, Germany and Liechtenstein, and Götzis can be easily reached by train (direct connections to e.g. Vienna or Ulm) or car (A14). The house offers 55 rooms with attached bathrooms, and can accommodate up to 115 meditators.

Gamlitz

Gamlitz is located in southern Styria near the Slowenian border. The seminar center is located in a side-valley near the small town. There is one meditation hall and about 40 rooms. It provides place for 80 meditators. It can be reached via E59 or by train to Ehrenhausen. The next big city is Maribor in Slowenia about half an hour driving-time away.