15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria trip itinerary planner

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Fly to Innsbruck Airport, Drive to Mayrhofen
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Mayrhofen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kitzbuhel
— 3 nights
Drive
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Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Vienna
— 5 nights
Fly

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Mayrhofen

— 2 nights
Mayrhofen is a town in the Zillertal (Ziller river valley) in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Explore Mayrhofen's surroundings by going to Bergbahnen Oberperfuss (in Oberperfuss), Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital) and Innsbruck (Goldbichl in Igls, Dom zu St. Jakob, &more). There's much more to do: ski along the peaceful trails at Hochgurgl, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hochfugen Skigebiet, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and take advantage of the amenities at Mayrhofen.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Mayrhofen online journey planner.

Newark, USA to Mayrhofen is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Newark to Mayrhofen. In March, daily temperatures in Mayrhofen can reach 54°F, while at night they dip to 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kitzbuhel.

Things to do in Mayrhofen

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Adventure

Side Trips

Kitzbuhel

— 3 nights
Kitzbühel is a small medieval town situated along the river Kitzbuhler Ache in Tyrol, Austria and the administrative centre of the Kitzbühel district. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kitzbuhel: Sommerrodelbahn Walchsee (in Walchsee) and Pro-Skischule (in Westendorf). Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Die Bergbahn Kitzbuhel - KitzSki, take advantage of the amenities at Westendorf, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Liebfrauenkirche, and tour the pleasant surroundings at SkiWelt Wilder Kaiser - Brixental.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kitzbuhel attractions planning website.

Getting from Mayrhofen to Kitzbuhel by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. March in Kitzbuhel sees daily highs of 50°F and lows of 31°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Kitzbuhel

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Salzburg

— 3 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Step out of Salzburg to go to Obertauern and see Obertauern Ski Resort, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent, browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg journey builder app.

Drive from Kitzbuhel to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daytime highs in Salzburg are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Vienna

— 5 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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, explore the galleries of Belvedere Palace, and get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center of Vienna.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Vienna road trip website.

Drive from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel 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.