10 days in Austria Itinerary

10 days in Austria Itinerary

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Schwaz
— 5 nights
Drive
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Innsbruck
— 1 night
Drive
3
Zell am See
— 1 night
Drive
4
Salzburg
— 1 night
Drive
5
St. Margarethen
— Few hours
Drive
6
Vienna
— 1 day
Fly

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Schwaz

Schwaz is a city in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Your day by day itinerary now includes Achensee Dampf-Zahnradbahn. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Schwaz: Murmelland Zillertal (in Kaltenbach), Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden (in Hinterriss) and Forstmeile (in Kramsach). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten, get in on the family fun at Alpine Coaster, get outside with Rofanseilbahn, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Wolfsklamm Gorge.

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If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major aiports are Innsbruck Airport and Salzburg Airport. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Schwaz

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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night
Innsbruck

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck trip planner.

Innsbruck is just a stone's throw from Schwaz. August in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. You will leave for Zell am See on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Innsbruck

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Tours

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Zell am See

Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
Your day by day itinerary now includes SennAir Helicopter. On the 7th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell, hit the slopes at Zell Am See, and then take an unforgettable tour with SennAir Helicopter.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Zell am See trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Innsbruck to Zell am See by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. August in Zell am See sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

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night
Salzburg

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Old Town. On the 8th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, then get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip builder.

Traveling by car from Zell am See to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel to St. Margarethen.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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St. Margarethen

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the St. Margarethen tour planning app.

You can drive from Salzburg to St. Margarethen in 3.5 hours. Expect much warmer evenings in St. Margarethen when traveling from Salzburg in August, with lows around 30°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Vienna.

Things to do in St. Margarethen

Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums

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Vienna

City of Dreams

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.
On the 10th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vienna tour itinerary app.

Getting from St. Margarethen to Vienna by car takes about an hour. Traveling from St. Margarethen in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Vienna, with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums

Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Specialty Museums
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.