16 days in Austria Itinerary

16 days in Austria Itinerary

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Start: Boracay
+2
Ferry + Foot + Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Vienna
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Graz
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Salzburg
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h
4
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
+3
Train + Fly + Foot + Ferry:  23 h
End: Boracay

5
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Belvedere Palace and Schonbrunn Palace. Museum-lovers will get to explore Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien and The Hofburg. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Manner Shop, steep yourself in history at Maria Am Gestade, see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Vienna itinerary builder.

Boracay, Philippines to Vienna is an approximately 21- hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight; or do a combination of ferry, bus, taxi, and flight. The time zone changes from Philippine Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Boracay in April: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 19°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Graz.

Things to do in Vienna

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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

2
nights
Graz

Graz ©
With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): make a trip to Uhrturm, steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Graz, then stop by Frankowitsch, then examine the collection at Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, and finally walk around Schloss Eggenberg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Schlossberg, then examine the collection at Landeszeughaus, then admire the striking features of Landhaushof, and finally ponder the design of Stadtpark.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Graz trip builder site.

You can drive from Vienna to Graz in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In April in Graz, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Graz

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
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Schloss Eggenberg ©
Schloss Eggenberg
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum ©
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
Altstadt von Graz ©
Altstadt von Graz

4
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Schloss Hellbrunn and Salzburg Cathedral. For shopping fun, head to Alte furst-erzbischofliche Hofapotheke or EUROPARK. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, raise your glass at Augustiner Braustubl, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, and take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg trip builder tool.

Drive from Graz to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Salzburg

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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kufstein Fortress and Schloss Ambras Innsbruck. Head to Speckeria and House of Tea & Coffeefor some retail therapy. Step out of Innsbruck with an excursion to Auracher Loechl in Kufstein--about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: ski along the peaceful trails at Hochgurgl, admire the landmark architecture of Imperial Palace, get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, and explore the galleries of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl).

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Innsbruck day trip site.

You can take a train from Salzburg to Innsbruck in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Winter Sports Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kufstein, Hochgurgl
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Hochgurgl ©
Hochgurgl
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck ©
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)

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