10 days in Austria & Hungary Itinerary

10 days in Austria & Hungary Itinerary

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1
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
2
Hallstatt, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), take an in-depth tour of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, thendon't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt, and finally make a trip to Mirabell Palace.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Salzburg travel planner.

London, UK to Salzburg is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Salzburg. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

2
nights
Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the pleasant sights at Old Town, take in panoramic vistas at Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", thendon't miss a visit to Central Square Marktplatz, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hallstatt Lutheran Church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Hallstatter See and then go deep underground at Salzwelten.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hallstatt road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Hallstatt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Hallstatter See ©
Hallstatter See
Hallstatt Skywalk ©
Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick"

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): make a trip to Stephansplatz, thenexplore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, thensee the interesting displays at The Hofburg, and then take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Hallstatt to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Highlights from your plan
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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