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Make a pilgrimage through Steuerberg – on the Hemma pilgrims’ route

Hiking enthusiasts can explore  the nature of Steuerberg and take a rest at Marienhof on the Saint Hemma pilgrims’ route. Seven routes lead to Gurk to the tomb of Saint Hemma, which is the aim of the pilgrimage. The route “Ossiach – Gurk” guides through the community Steuerberg.

Hemma pilgrims' routes: in the footsteps of spirituality

Hemma of Gurk was a Carinthian aristocrat who founded churches and monasteries. Saint Hemma ist the mother of the country and protectress of Carinthia. Faithful Catholics ask the Saint for a happy childbirth or the treatment of eye diseases.