20 days in Austria Itinerary

20 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria itinerary planner

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Vienna
— 4 nights
Drive
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Salzburg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kaprun
— 1 night
Drive
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Westendorf
— 3 nights
Drive
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Neustift im Stubaital
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ischgl
— 2 nights
Drive
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Obergurgl
— 2 nights
Fly

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Vienna

— 4 nights

City of Dreams

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vienna route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Vienna. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks

Salzburg

— 4 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg.

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

Drive from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Kaprun.

Things to do in Salzburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Kaprun

— 1 night
Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): head outdoors with Frost and then take in the awesome beauty at Kitzsteinhorn.

Make your Kaprun itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Salzburg to Kaprun in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. April in Kaprun sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Westendorf.

Things to do in Kaprun

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature · Parks
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Westendorf

— 3 nights
Get out of town with these interesting Westendorf side-trips: Sommerrodelbahn Walchsee (in Walchsee), Spruce Tree Castle (in Zell im Zillertal) and Buchensteinwand Ski Area (in St. Ulrich am Pillersee).

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Westendorf road trip app.

You can drive from Kaprun to Westendorf in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Neustift im Stubaital.

Things to do in Westendorf

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Neustift im Stubaital

— 3 nights
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Neustift im Stubaital: Innsbruck (Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, Alpenzoo, &more) and Skigebiet Hochmoos (in Leutasch).

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Neustift im Stubaital itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Westendorf to Neustift im Stubaital takes 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Westendorf in April: highs in Neustift im Stubaital hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ischgl.

Things to do in Neustift im Stubaital

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ischgl

— 2 nights
Ischgl is a town in the Paznaun Valley in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): enjoy some diversion at Wellness Park, fly down the slopes at St. Anton, and then take an in-depth tour of Ski museum. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Erlebnispark Vider Truja, fly down the slopes at Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Die Pfarrkirche Ischgl.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Ischgl trip planner.

You can drive from Neustift im Stubaital to Ischgl in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Neustift im Stubaital in April; daily highs in Ischgl reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Obergurgl.

Things to do in Ischgl

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Obergurgl

— 2 nights
Obergurgl is a village in the Ötztal Alps in Tyrol, Austria. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Skischule Alpinsport Obergurgl. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Solden, then fly down the slopes at Hochsoelden, and then ski along the peaceful trails at Hochgurgl.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Obergurgl itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Ischgl to Obergurgl in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In April, Obergurgl is a bit cooler than Ischgl - with highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Obergurgl

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trips

Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Specialty Museums
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.