18 days in Poland & Austria Itinerary

18 days in Poland & Austria Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Warsaw, Poland
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
4
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
5
Hallstatt, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: New Delhi, India


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3
nights
Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw ©
Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum and Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Krakowskie Przedmiescie and St. Anne's Church (Kosciol Swietej Anny) will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow, get engrossed in the history at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, see the sky in a new way at Copernicus Science Centre, and appreciate the history behind Monument to the Warsaw Uprising Fighters.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Warsaw road trip planning app.

New Delhi, India to Warsaw is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Warsaw, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in May, things will get much colder in Warsaw: highs are around 22°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Krakow.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum ©
Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum
Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow ©
Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow
Copernicus Science Centre ©
Copernicus Science Centre

3
nights
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stare Miasto, Wieliczka Salt Mine, Planty Park, and other attractions you added. Get some historical perspective at Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square and Wawel Royal Castle. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral and head outdoors with Royal Way (Droga Krolewska).

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Krakow trip itinerary planning site.

You can take a train from Warsaw to Krakow in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In May in Krakow, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau, Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

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.
Historic Center of Vienna has been added to your itinerary. St. Stephen's Cathedral and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The Hofburg and Belvedere Palace will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, don't miss a visit to Heldenplatz, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Maria Am Gestade.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Vienna online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Vienna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. May in Vienna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Stiegl-Brauwelt as well as Sigmund-Thun-Klamm. Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburger Barockmuseum will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Schloss Hellbrunn and Salzburg Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen (in Werfen) and Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franziskanerkirche, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip app.

Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen, Sigmund-Thun-Klamm, Gollinger Wasserfall
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Red Bull Hangar-7 ©
Red Bull Hangar-7

1
night
Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Your list of things to see and do now includes 5 Fingers, Langbathseen, Turracher Hoehe, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): tour the water at your own pace with Lake Hallstatt Explorer, make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, see the interesting displays at Museum Hallstatt, thenget to know the fascinating history of Old Town, thenhead outdoors with Turracher Hoehe, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Langbathseen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Ski Reiteralm, take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, thengo deep underground at Salzwelten, and finally hit the slopes at Ski Planneralm.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hallstatt travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Obertraun, Langbathseen, Ski Planneralm, Turracher Hoehe, Ski Reiteralm
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Ski Planneralm ©
Ski Planneralm

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grawa Wasserfall, Tratzberg Castle, Swarovski Kristallwelten, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Tratzberg Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Natur Eis Palast, thenhike along Walking Trails, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle). On the 31st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, hit the slopes at Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, admire the sheer force of Grawa Wasserfall, catch a ride on Zillertal Arena, thencontemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, and finally examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck journey builder tool.

Drive from Hallstatt to Innsbruck in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle), Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, Natur Eis Palast, Walking Trails, Tratzberg Castle
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area ©
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) ©
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle)

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