21 days in Austria Itinerary

21 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria trip itinerary planner

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Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kaprun
— 3 nights
Drive
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Neustift im Stubaital
— 3 nights
Drive
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Solden
— 4 nights
Fly
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Vienna
— 7 nights
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Salzburg

— 3 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Family-friendly places like Mirabell Palace and Salzburg Museum will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt, see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, and get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg day trip site.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Salzburg is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Salzburg. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Riyadh in April; daily highs in Salzburg reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kaprun.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Kaprun

— 3 nights
Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Kitzsteinhorn and Frost. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kaprun: Timoks Wild World (in Fieberbrunn), Assling (Vitalpinum & Wildpark Assling) and St. Andra (Church of St. Andrew) (in Lienz). It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gletscherweg Innergschloss.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kaprun trip planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Kaprun in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Kaprun can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Neustift im Stubaital.

Things to do in Kaprun

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital

— 3 nights
Kids will appreciate attractions like Stubaier Gletscher and Kid's Park Klaus Auele. Explore Neustift im Stubaital's surroundings by going to Plansee (in Plansee), Erlebnisweg Tuxbach (in Tux) and Spruce Tree Castle (in Zell im Zillertal).

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Neustift im Stubaital trip planner.

Drive from Kaprun to Neustift im Stubaital in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Kaprun in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Neustift im Stubaital: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Solden.

Things to do in Neustift im Stubaital

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Solden

— 4 nights
Sölden is a municipality in the Ötztal valley of Tyrol, Austria.GeographyAt c. Kids will appreciate attractions like Obergurgl-Hochgurgl and Skischule Alpinsport Obergurgl. Step out of Solden with an excursion to Ischgl-Samnaun ski area in Ischgl--about 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Hochsoelden, grab your bike and head to Solden, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Panoramaweg Solden Vent.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Solden sightseeing planning website.

You can drive from Neustift im Stubaital to Solden in 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Solden

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trips

Vienna

— 7 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.
Kids will enjoy Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Vienna route planner.

Getting from Solden to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Solden in April: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 19°C and lows are around 6°C. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks

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.