10 days in Austria Itinerary

10 days in Austria Itinerary

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Willendorf in der Wachau
— 1 day
Drive
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Durnstein
— 2 nights
Drive
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Spitz
— 2 nights
Drive
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Schallaburg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gottweig
— 3 nights
Drive

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Willendorf in der Wachau

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Willendorf in der Wachau travel route planning site.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Willendorf in der Wachau. July in Willendorf in der Wachau sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 7th (Tue), you'll travel to Durnstein.

Things to do in Willendorf in der Wachau

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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nights
Durnstein

Dürnstein is a small town on the Danube river in the Krems-Land district, in the Austrian state of Lower Austria. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Wachauer Nase, stop by Vinotake Duernstein, then make a trip to Stift Durnstein, and finally explore the historical opulence of Burgruine Duernstein. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Wachaumuseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Wehrkirche Mariae Himmelfahrt, then explore the ancient world of Durnstein Castle, and finally do a tasting at Domane Wachau.

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Durnstein is just a stone's throw from Willendorf in der Wachau. In July, daily temperatures in Durnstein can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Spitz.

Things to do in Durnstein

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trips

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Spitz

Spitz an der Donau is a market town in the district of Krems-Land in the Austrian state of Lower Austria, further down from Willendorf on the left bank of the Danube.HistoryOccupied since Celtic times, it was first mentioned in 830. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): make a trip to Stadtturm, then stop by Fohringer - Die Vinothek, then delve into the distant past at Burgruine Aggstein, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wehrkirche St. Michael. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Schifffahrtsmuseum Spitz, then explore the historical opulence of Hinterhaus Castle, then do a tasting at Weingut Gritsch Mauritiushof, and finally examine the collection at Historischer Kaufmannsladen.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Spitz trip planner.

Spitz is just a stone's throw from Durnstein. In July, daytime highs in Spitz are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Schallaburg.

Things to do in Spitz

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

2
nights
Schallaburg

Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Schallaburg.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Schallaburg travel itinerary planner.

Schallaburg is very close to Spitz. In July, daytime highs in Schallaburg are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. You will leave for Gottweig on the 13th (Mon).

Things to do in Schallaburg

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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nights
Gottweig

Gottweig is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Benediktinerstift Göttweig, learn about winemaking at Weingut Sepp Moser, and view the masterpieces at Schloss Walpersdorf.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Gottweig trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Schallaburg to Gottweig takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 24°C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Gottweig

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Austria travel guide

4.5
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.