18 days in Germany & Austria Itinerary

18 days in Germany & Austria Itinerary

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18 days in Germany & Austria Itinerary

Start: Bangkok, Thailand
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Mittenwald, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
4
Zell am See, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Hallstatt, Austria
— 1 night
train + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Bangkok, Thailand


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1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Munich vacation maker website .

Bangkok, Thailand to Munich is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Central European Time is minus 6 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Bangkok in July: highs in Munich hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Mittenwald.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

2
nights
Mittenwald, Germany

Mittenwald ©
Mittenwald is a German municipality in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in Bavaria.GeographyMittenwald is located approximately 16 kilometres to the south-east of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Leutaschklamm / Geisterklamm. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Leutaschklamm / Geisterklamm, contemplate the long history of Altstadt (Old Town) Mittenwald, and then head outdoors with Alpine Coaster Oberammergau. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Linderhof and then look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Mittenwald journey planner .

Traveling by car from Munich to Mittenwald takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Mittenwald can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Mittenwald

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Partnachklamm, Schloss Linderhof, Alpine Coaster Oberammergau
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Alpine Coaster Oberammergau ©
Alpine Coaster Oberammergau
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof
Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Bring the kids along to Alpine Coaster and Alpenzoo. There's lots more to do: stroll around Swarovski Crystal Worlds, admire the landmark architecture of Dom zu St. Jakob, admire the masterpieces at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck (Ambras Castle), and steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Innsbruck.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip maker app .

Getting from Mittenwald to Innsbruck by car takes about an hour. In July, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Zell am See.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Alpine Coaster, Swarovski Kristallwelten
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The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Alpenzoo ©
Alpenzoo
Alpine Coaster ©
Alpine Coaster

2
nights
Zell am See, Austria

Zell am See ©
Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Zell am See trip planner .

You can take a train from Innsbruck to Zell am See in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Wildpark Aurach
Highlights from your plan
Zell Am See ©
Zell Am See
Wildpark Aurach ©
Wildpark Aurach
Lake Zell ©
Lake Zell

7
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kids will enjoy Mirabell Palace and Freibad Leopoldskron. Explore Salzburg's surroundings by going to Salt Mine Hallein (in Hallein), Eisriesenwelt (in Werfen) and Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach). The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, and examine the collection at Salzburg Museum.

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Drive from Zell am See to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gollinger Wasserfall, Alpenseebad Mondsee, Eisriesenwelt, Salt Mine Hallein, Zoo Salzburg
Highlights from your plan
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Zoo Salzburg ©
Zoo Salzburg
Eisriesenwelt ©
Eisriesenwelt

1
night
Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche St, Nikolaus.

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You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pfarrkirche St, Nikolaus
Highlights from your plan
Hallstatt Lutheran Church ©
Hallstatt Lutheran Church

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