25 days in Austria Itinerary

25 days in Austria Itinerary

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1
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
2
Salzburg
— 5 nights
3
Hallstatt
— 4 nights
4
Vienna
— 10 nights

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Innsbruck: Mayrhofner Bergbahnen (in Mayrhofen) and Hochfugen Skigebiet (in Fugen). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), get outside with Bergisel Ski Jump, see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Innsbruck trip itinerary planning app.

Gaborone, Botswana to Innsbruck is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Africa Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Gaborone in December; daily highs in Innsbruck reach 6°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Mayrhofner Bergbahnen, Swarovski Kristallwelten, Hochfugen Skigebiet
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Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten

5
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
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 great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg tour planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Salzburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

4
nights
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Get out of town with these interesting Hallstatt side-trips: Traunkirchen (Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen & Johannesbergkapelle) and Traunsee (in Gmunden). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Hallstatter See, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten Hallstatt, don't miss a visit to Central Square Marktplatz, and take in the dramatic scenery at Waldbachstrub Waterfall.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hallstatt holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Traunkirchen, Pfarrkirche St, Nikolaus, Traunsee
Highlights from your plan
Parish of the Assumption ©
Parish of the Assumption
Traunsee ©
Traunsee
Hallstatter See ©
Hallstatter See

10
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Vienna takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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