10 days in Hungary & Austria Itinerary

10 days in Hungary & Austria Itinerary

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Start: Budapest, Hungary
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Budapest, Hungary

2
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: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, make a trip to Heroes' Square, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary website.

If you are flying in from Hungary, the closest major aiport is Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport. April in Budapest sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Vienna.

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
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and make a trip to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Budapest to Vienna by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nonnberg Convent, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, thenexplore the galleries of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and finally admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Salzburger Weihnachtsmuseum, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, thensee the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

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nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 9th (Thu), ponder the world of politics at Congress innsbruck, take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), take an in-depth tour of Stadtmuseum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, and finally fly down the slopes at Ski & Snowboardschule Innsbruck. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Freeride Center Stubai, admire the verdant scenery at Stubaital, and then trek along Wilde Wasser Weg.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Innsbruck tour planning tool.

You can drive from Salzburg to Innsbruck in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Stubaital
Highlights from your plan
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)

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