17 days in Upper Austria Itinerary

17 days in Upper Austria Itinerary

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17 days in Upper Austria Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  10 h 30 min
1
Hallstatt
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Spital am Pyhrn
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Linz
— 6 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

6
nights
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Visit Parish of the Assumption and Kleiner Sonnstein for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Langbathseen and Traunsee. Change things up with these side-trips from Hallstatt: Traunkirchen (Johannesbergkapelle & Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen), Gmunden (Seeschloss Ort, Laudachsee, & more) and Puchheimer Au (in Attnang-Puchheim). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, let the kids burn off some steam at Obertraun Bathing Area/Lakeside Recreation Area, stroll through Dachstein West, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hallstatt Lutheran Church.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Hallstatt is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Hallstatt, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Spital am Pyhrn.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Gmunden, Traunkirchen, Ebensee am Traunsee, Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, Dachstein West
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Badestrand Hallstatt ©
Badestrand Hallstatt
Langbathseen ©
Langbathseen
Dachstein West ©
Dachstein West

4
nights
Spital am Pyhrn

Spital am Pyhrn ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Cumberland Wildpark Tierpark Grunau and Dr. Vogelgesang-Klamm. Get outdoors at Almsee and Schiederweiher. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Spital am Pyhrn: Burgruine Scharnstein (in Scharnstein), Freilichtmuseum Schmiedleithen (in Leonstein) and Kalkalpen National Park (in Reichraming).

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Spital am Pyhrn trip planner .

You can drive from Hallstatt to Spital am Pyhrn in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Linz.

Things to do in Spital am Pyhrn

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grunau im Almtal, Freilichtmuseum Schmiedleithen, Piessling Ursprung, Stift Schlierbach, Kalkalpen National Park
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Cumberland Wildpark Tierpark Grunau ©
Almsee ©
Almsee
Dr. Vogelgesang-Klamm ©
Dr. Vogelgesang-Klamm

6
nights
Linz

Linz ©
Located on the Danube with a rolling green backdrop, Linz is a city equally rich in nature and culture.
Visiting Grottenbahn and Baumkronenweg will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Augustiner Chorherrenstift Sankt Florian and Schlossmuseum Linz. Venture out of the city with trips to Oberer Stadtplatz, Silberzeile (in Scharding), Stift Reichersberg (in Reichersberg) and Altstadt Steyr (in Steyr). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Alter Dom, explore the historical opulence of Burg Clam, pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles Church, and meet the residents at Linzer Tiergarten.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Linz trip app .

Getting from Spital am Pyhrn to Linz by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Linz

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Grein, Altstadt Steyr, Burg Clam, Oberer Stadtplatz, Silberzeile, Baumkronenweg
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Grottenbahn ©
Grottenbahn
Greinburg Castle ©
Greinburg Castle
Baumkronenweg ©
Baumkronenweg