24 days in Austria Itinerary

24 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Vienna
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  4 h
2
Ehrwald
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Innsbruck
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Ellmau
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Matrei in Osttirol
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Salzburg
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Riyadh

5
nights
Vienna

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.
Get outdoors at Wachau Valley and Nationalpark Neusiedler See – Seewinkel. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Third Man Museum and Burgruine Duernstein. Explore Vienna's surroundings by going to SCS Shopping Center Sued (in Voesendorf), Familypark (in St. Margarethen) and Bergkirche (in Eisenstadt). There's much more to do: take a peaceful walk through Vienna Woods, stroll the grounds of St. Marx Cemetery, delve into the distant past at Burgruine Aggstein, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Augustinerkirche.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip builder.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Vienna is an approximately 8- hour flight. Traveling from Riyadh to Vienna, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Vienna is colder than Riyadh - with highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ehrwald.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

SCS Shopping Center Sued, Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt, Wachau Valley, Familypark, Nationalpark Neusiedler See – Seewinkel
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Wachau Valley ©
Wachau Valley
The Third Man Museum ©
The Third Man Museum

3
nights
Ehrwald

Ehrwald ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Brauerei Schloss Starkenberg and Wasserfall-Erlebnisweg Ehrwald. Get outdoors at Hochfeldernalm and Badesee Mieming. Step out of Ehrwald with an excursion to Sessellift Wannenjoch in Tannheim--about 1 hour away.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ehrwald trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vienna to Ehrwald. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Ehrwald

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Biberwier, Fernsteinsee, Brauerei Schloss Starkenberg, Badesee Mieming, Sessellift Wannenjoch
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Ehrwalder Almsee ©
Ehrwalder Almsee
Hochfeldernalm ©
Hochfeldernalm
Ehrwalder Almbahn ©
Ehrwalder Almbahn

4
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Bring the kids along to Baggersee Rossau and AUDIOVERSUM - ScienceCenter. Step off the beaten path and head to Grawa Wasserfall and Tyrolean Folk Art Museum. Step out of Innsbruck to go to Schwaz and see Schwazer Silberbergwerk, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Patscherkofel Cable Car Lower/Valley Station, look for gifts at Speckeria, examine the collection at Grassmayr Glockenmuseum Glockengiesserei, and walk around Hofgarten.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Innsbruck day trip planning app.

You can drive from Ehrwald to Innsbruck in 1.5 hours. July in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Ellmau.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Schwaz, Grawa Wasserfall, Schlick 2000
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Grawa Wasserfall ©
Grawa Wasserfall
Schlick 2000 ©
Schlick 2000
Patscherkofel Cable Car Lower/Valley Station ©

3
nights
Ellmau

Ellmau ©
Ellmau is a municipality in the district of Kufstein in the Austrian region of Sölllandl. Step off the beaten path and head to Badestrand Achensee Nord and Grießbach Klamm. Step out of the city life by going to Wiedersbergerhornbahn and Skischule Sturm Almenwelt Lofer. Change things up with these side-trips from Ellmau: Berger Feinste Confiserie (in Lofer), Hohe Salve (in Hopfgarten im Brixental) and Pfarrkirche Sankt Virgil (in Rattenberg). There's more to do: get outside with Skischule & Skiverleih Ellmau Hartkaiser and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarramt St. Oswald Alpbach.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Ellmau planning tool.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Ellmau in 1.5 hours. July in Ellmau sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Matrei in Osttirol.

Things to do in Ellmau

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lofer, Alpbach, Grießbach Klamm, Pfarramt Soll, Hohe Salve
Highlights from your plan
Badestrand Achensee Nord ©
Badestrand Achensee Nord
Grießbach Klamm ©
Grießbach Klamm
Skischule Sturm Almenwelt Lofer ©
Skischule Sturm Almenwelt Lofer

3
nights
Matrei in Osttirol

Matrei in Osttirol ©
Visiting Wildpark Assling and Raggaschlucht will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wichtelpark and Pfarrkirche St. Alban. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Matrei in Osttirol: Mythos Gold Tauerngoldausstellung (in Grosskirchheim), The Church of St Vincent (in Heiligenblut) and Molltaler Gletscher (in Flattach).

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Matrei in Osttirol travel planner.

Getting from Ellmau to Matrei in Osttirol by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July in Matrei in Osttirol, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Matrei in Osttirol

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lienz, Flattach, Wildpark Assling, Wichtelpark, Mythos Gold Tauerngoldausstellung
Highlights from your plan
Wildpark Assling ©
Wildpark Assling
Weisssee ©
Weisssee
Raggaschlucht ©
Raggaschlucht

5
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Karkogel and The Pilgrim's Way. Kids will enjoy Badestrand Hallstatt and Freibad Leopoldskron. Explore Salzburg's surroundings by going to Dachser Wasserfall (in Abtenau), Kleines Matterhorn (in Bad Goisern) and Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker (in St Gilgen). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Lammerklamm, admire the landmark architecture of Red Bull Headquarters, get outside with Lamprechtshohle, and pause for some serene contemplation at Michaelskirche.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Salzburg online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Matrei in Osttirol to Salzburg takes 2.5 hours. In July in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Abtenau, Fuschl am See, Kleines Matterhorn, Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker, Badestrand Hallstatt
Highlights from your plan
Lamprechtshohle ©
Lamprechtshohle
Badestrand Hallstatt ©
Badestrand Hallstatt
Dachstein West ©
Dachstein West

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