20 days in Austria & Czech Republic Itinerary

20 days in Austria & Czech Republic Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amritsar, India
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Amritsar, India

4
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburg Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) and Salzburg Museum capture your imagination. Step out of Salzburg with an excursion to Museum of Tyrolean Farmsteads in Kramsach--about 1h 50 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, admire the masterpieces at Museum der Moderne Monchsberg, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Salzburg trip planner.

Amritsar, India to Salzburg is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Amritsar to Salzburg is minus 4.5 hours. When traveling from Amritsar in February, plan for much colder days in Salzburg, with highs around 5°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Museum of Tyrolean Farmsteads
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, then step into the grandiose world of Burgruine Thaur, and finally see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche Igls Vill, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Maria Waldrast.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Innsbruck trip planner.

You can take a train from Salzburg to Innsbruck in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pfarrkirche Igls Vill, Burgruine Thaur, Swarovski Kristallwelten, Maria Waldrast
Highlights from your plan
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck ©
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)

3
nights
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov and Christi and Our Lady of Sorrows Church. Former Fink Cafe and Cesky Krumlov Castle will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Jost Church, admire the striking features of Chapel of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, and explore the world behind art at Egon Schiele Art Centrum.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Cesky Krumlov journey planner.

Getting from Innsbruck to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Cesky Krumlov are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Egon Schiele Art Centrum ©
Egon Schiele Art Centrum

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock. Museum-lovers will appreciate Jewish Museum in Prague and Czech Repubrick. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, steep yourself in history at Lobkowicz Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, and see the interesting displays at NaFilM: National film museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Prague driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

6
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.
Let the collections at Belvedere Palace and The Hofburg capture your imagination. Schonbrunn Palace and Historic Center of Vienna will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Wien Museum, explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vienna road trip planning tool.

Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. March in Vienna sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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