19 days in Austria Itinerary

19 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Vienna
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Graz
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Salzburg
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Hallstatt
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  27 h
End: Sydney

3
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, and ponder the world of politics at Rathaus.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Vienna is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in January, with highs in Vienna at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Graz.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

2
nights
Graz

Graz ©
With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): Head underground at Lurgrotte Semriach, make a trip to Basilika Mariatrost, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Uhrturm, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Stift Rein. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, stroll around Schloss Eggenberg, thencontemplate the long history of Altstadt von Graz, and finally ponder the design of Stadtpark.

To see ratings and tourist information, go to the Graz route tool.

Getting from Vienna to Graz by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Graz can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Graz

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, Lurgrotte Semriach, Stift Rein
Highlights from your plan
Lurgrotte Semriach ©
Lurgrotte Semriach
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum ©
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
Stadtpark ©
Stadtpark

5
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, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, and contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip builder.

You can drive from Graz to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. February in Salzburg sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

3
nights
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Hallstatt is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at 5 Fingers, take in the pleasant sights at Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption, and go deep underground at Salzwelten.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hallstatt trip maker.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

5 Fingers
Highlights from your plan
Parish of the Assumption ©
Parish of the Assumption
5 Fingers ©
5 Fingers
Central Square Marktplatz ©
Central Square Marktplatz

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Innsbruck: Hintertuxer Gletscher (in Hintertux), Mayrhofner Bergbahnen (in Mayrhofen) and Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), admire the landmark architecture of Dom zu St. Jakob, enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), and stop by Speckeria.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Innsbruck day trip website.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Innsbruck takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 7°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Hintertuxer Gletscher, Mayrhofner Bergbahnen, Stubaier Gletscher
Highlights from your plan
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Mayrhofner Bergbahnen ©
Mayrhofner Bergbahnen

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