18 days in Lower Austria, Kaprun & Innsbruck Itinerary

18 days in Lower Austria, Kaprun & Innsbruck Itinerary

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Fly to Vienna International Airport, Drive to Baden
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Baden
— 2 nights
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Krems an der Donau
— 4 nights
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Kaprun
— 7 nights
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Innsbruck
— 3 nights
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Baden

— 2 nights
Baden, unofficially distinguished from other Badens as Baden bei Wien, is a spa town in Austria. Step out of Baden with an excursion to Familypark in St. Margarethen--about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: walk around Doblhoff Park, don't miss a visit to Parish Church St. Stephan, Baden, appreciate the views at Helenental, and try to win big at Casino Baden.

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Baden is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dammam to Baden is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Dammam in June, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Baden: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Krems an der Donau.

Things to do in Baden

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Krems an der Donau

— 4 nights
Krems an der Donau is a town of 23,992 inhabitants in Austria, in the federal state of Lower Austria. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Krems an der Donau: Burgruine Aggstein (in Spitz), Melk (Wein & Wachau & Melk Abbey) and Schloss Rosenburg (in Rosenburg). There's still lots to do: admire the verdant scenery at Wachau Valley, don't miss a visit to Steiner Tor, examine the collection at Kunsthalle Krems, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Benediktinerstift Göttweig.

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Traveling by car from Baden to Krems an der Donau takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kaprun.

Things to do in Krems an der Donau

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kaprun

— 7 nights
Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. Venture out of the city with trips to Heiligenblut (The Church of St Vincent & Grossglockner High Alpine Road), Krimml (Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) & Pfarrkirche zum hl. Jakobus dem Alteren) and Hallstatt (Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", Central Square Marktplatz, &more). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kitzsteinhorn, contemplate the waterfront views at Hochgebirgsstauseen, head outdoors with Frost, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner.

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Traveling by car from Krems an der Donau to Kaprun takes 4 hours. Traveling from Krems an der Donau in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kaprun, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Kaprun

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Innsbruck

— 3 nights
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Innsbruck, take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, and finally get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten Store Innsbruck, then admire the masterpieces at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, and finally see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

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Drive from Kaprun to Innsbruck in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Lower Austria travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Castles · Specialty Museums
The country's largest province, Lower Austria, offers tourists a taste of Austrian history, culture, and scenery. This region is actually situated in the northernmost part of the country, but was named for its location downriver along the Danube. Take part in outdoor recreation or relax at a top-quality vineyard. Like much of Austria, this region hosts forests and mountains and is dotted with castles and lakes. Additional attractions include museums of traditional handicrafts, a historical abbey, and the nation's newest capital town.