11 days in Austria Itinerary

11 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Budapest
Drive:  5 h
1
Salzburg
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Matrei in Osttirol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Ellmau
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Budapest

4
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Mirabell Palace and Salzburg Museum. Go for a jaunt from Salzburg to Hallstatt to see Salzwelten about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, make a splash at Freibad Leopoldskron, take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg day trip site.

Budapest, Hungary to Salzburg is an approximately 5.5- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. Traveling from Budapest in August, expect nights in Salzburg to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Matrei in Osttirol.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Zoo Salzburg, Salzwelten
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Zoo Salzburg ©
Zoo Salzburg

2
nights
Matrei in Osttirol

Matrei in Osttirol ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Grossglockner, whizz through the canopy at Lienzer Bergbahnen, then find something for the whole family at Wichtelpark, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesetta di San Nicolo a Matrei. On your second day here, get outside with Grossglockner High Alpine Road and then look for gifts at Loacker Cafe Heinfels.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Matrei in Osttirol trip planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Matrei in Osttirol in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Matrei in Osttirol are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Ellmau.

Things to do in Matrei in Osttirol

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Loacker Cafe Heinfels, Lienzer Bergbahnen, Grossglockner, Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Wichtelpark
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Lienzer Bergbahnen ©
Lienzer Bergbahnen
Wichtelpark ©
Wichtelpark
Loacker Cafe Heinfels ©
Loacker Cafe Heinfels

1
night
Ellmau

Ellmau
Ellmau is a municipality in the district of Kufstein in the Austrian region of Sölllandl. On the 22nd (Sat), get your game on at Ellmi's Zauberwelt, then cool off at KaiserBad Ellmau, then examine the collection at Hexenwasser, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Schwarzsee.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ellmau tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Matrei in Osttirol to Ellmau in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Ellmau

Museums Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hexenwasser, Schwarzsee
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Hexenwasser
Hexenwasser
KaiserBad Ellmau ©
KaiserBad Ellmau
Ellmi's Zauberwelt ©
Ellmi's Zauberwelt

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Alpenzoo and Alpine Coaster. Explore Innsbruck's surroundings by going to AREA 47 (in Otztal-Bahnhof) and Achensee (in Maurach). There's much more to do: explore the galleries of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stadtpfarrkirche, and take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm).

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck tour planner.

You can drive from Ellmau to Innsbruck in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

AREA 47, Alpine Coaster, Achensee, Swarovski Kristallwelten, Stadtpfarrkirche
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The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Alpenzoo ©
Alpenzoo
Alpine Coaster ©
Alpine Coaster

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