15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

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15 days in Austria Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  20​h
1
Vienna
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Matrei in Osttirol
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Innsbruck
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Buenos Aires

4
nights
Vienna

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, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, get in on the family fun at Prater, examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), and admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna road trip planner .

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Vienna is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Vienna. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

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

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, parks, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and examine the collection at Salzburg Museum.

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Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Matrei in Osttirol.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

2
nights
Matrei in Osttirol

Matrei in Osttirol ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner, then hike along Gletscherweg Innergschloss, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesetta di San Nicolo a Matrei. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Vitalpinum and then head outdoors with Grossglockner High Alpine Road.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Matrei in Osttirol trip planner .

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Matrei in Osttirol takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Matrei in Osttirol can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Matrei in Osttirol

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Vitalpinum, Grossglockner
Highlights from your plan
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Gletscherweg Innergschloss ©
Gletscherweg Innergschloss

4
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Venture out of the city with trips to Spruce Tree Castle (in Zell im Zillertal), Achensee (in Maurach) and Rattenberg - Medieval pedestrian zone (in Rattenberg). The adventure continues: explore the galleries of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), get outside with Bergisel Ski Jump, and pause for some serene contemplation at Herz-Jesu-Basilika.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck trip planner .

Traveling by car from Matrei in Osttirol to Innsbruck takes 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Swarovski Kristallwelten, Achensee, Rattenberg - Medieval pedestrian zone, Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, Herz-Jesu-Basilika
Highlights from your plan
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten

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