11 days in Austria Itinerary

11 days in Austria Itinerary

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Fly
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Hallstatt
— 1 night
Drive
2
Salzburg
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kitzbuhel
— 1 night
Drive
4
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Fly
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Vienna
— 3 nights
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Hallstatt

— 1 night

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Langbathseen, then take a peaceful walk through Edelkastanienwald und Waldlehrpfad, and then admire the sheer force of Waldbachstrub Waterfall. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See, tour the pleasant surroundings at Echernwand, stroll the grounds of Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hallstatt trip itinerary maker website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Hallstatt is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Hallstatt. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Salzburg

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Petersfriedhof. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), shop like a local with Getreidegasse, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, then take in the exciting artwork at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kitzbuhel.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Kitzbuhel

— 1 night
Kitzbühel is a small medieval town situated along the river Kitzbuhler Ache in Tyrol, Austria and the administrative centre of the Kitzbühel district. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Badesee Kirchberg, look for all kinds of wild species at Alpinolino Westendorf, then make a trip to Alpenhaus am Kitzbueheler Horn, and finally surround yourself with nature on Natural High Adventure Tours Ltd.

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You can drive from Salzburg to Kitzbuhel in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Kitzbuhel

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Innsbruck

— 3 nights
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Take a break from the city and head to Leutascher Geisterklamm and Rosshutte. Explore Innsbruck's surroundings by going to Hinterriss (Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden & Hinterriss-Eng), Kaltwassersee (in Seefeld in Tirol) and Achensee (in Maurach). Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, see what you can catch with Quellfisch Fischteich Schwendt, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, and get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl).

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck road trip planner.

Getting from Kitzbuhel to Innsbruck by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Vienna

— 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Center of Vienna, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and stroll around Schonbrunner Gardens.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna vacation maker site.

You can fly from Innsbruck to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Churches
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.