15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria vacation maker

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Hallstatt
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salzburg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Vienna
— 5 nights
Fly

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Hallstatt

— 2 nights

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Attractions like Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape and Gosauseen make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Hallstatt's surroundings by going to Karkogel (in Abtenau) and Kurpark (in Bad Ischl). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See, take in panoramic vistas at Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", take an in-depth tour of Kammerhofmuseum Bad Aussee, and see the interesting displays at Museum Hallstatt.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Hallstatt visit planner.

Berlin, Germany to Hallstatt is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Nature · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Salzburg

— 4 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Mirabell Palace. Step out of Salzburg with an excursion to Eisriesenwelt in Werfen--about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

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You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Salzburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Innsbruck

— 3 nights
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Bring the kids along to The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) and Schloss Ambras Innsbruck. Change things up with these side-trips from Innsbruck: Sixenhof (in Achenkirch) and Achensee (in Maurach). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, admire the landmark architecture of Dom zu St. Jakob, fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Alpenzoo.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Innsbruck takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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.
Bring the kids along to Schonbrunn Palace and Schönbrunn Zoo. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, stroll around Prater, see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt.

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Getting from Innsbruck to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. July in Vienna sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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.