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Mount Schockel is located northeast of the city of Graz. The mountain reaches a height of 1500 meters, from where it offers a beautiful view of the city and its surroundings. Johannes Kepler, who lived from 1594 to 1600, was engaged in the study of the nature of Schockl.
Mount Schokel is considered a landmark because an interesting legend is associated with it. She says that in 1324 there was a flood in Graz and the locals found their salvation on this mountain, and the mountain itself raised them to a great height.
In addition, the mountain is surrounded by a large a number of other attractions, such as the mausoleum of Emperor Ferdinand II, the Piber horse farm, the Lurgrotte caves, the botanical garden and others.
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Topic: Mount Schockel in Austria, Graz resort.