St. Pölten is a small city in the Austrian state of Lower Austria, about an hour’s drive from Vienna. The city is home to the Trappist monastery of St.
Pölten, the largest Trappist monastery in the world. The monastery is a popular tourist destination, and the city’s old town is full of narrow streets and medieval buildings. There are a few museums and a few small parks, and the city is a convenient base for exploring the surrounding countryside.