28 days in Austria Itinerary

28 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna
— 4 nights
2
Salzburg
— 4 nights
3
Hallstatt
— 3 nights
4
Schladming
— 2 nights
5
Heiligenblut
— 2 nights
6
Matrei in Osttirol
— 2 nights
7
Kitzbuhel
— 4 nights
8
Innsbruck
— 2 nights
9
Brand
— 4 nights

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Donauinsel and Wachau Valley. There's still lots to do: visit Historic Center of Vienna, contemplate the long history of Karlskirche, examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna journey planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Vienna. In August, daytime highs in Vienna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Wachau Valley
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Vienna Naschmarkt ©
Vienna Naschmarkt

4
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get in touch with nature at Gollinger Wasserfall and Glasenbachklamm. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salzburg: St. Wolfgang (Pfarre St. Wolfgang & The Pilgrim's Way), Lake Wolfgang (in St Gilgen) and Magic Dive - Flusstauchen am Traunfall (in Roitham). There's much more to do: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, make a trip to Stiegl-Brauwelt, and head outdoors with Fuschlsee Rundweg.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Salzburg tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. August in Salzburg sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

St. Wolfgang, Lake Wolfgang, Fuschlsee Rundweg, Gollinger Wasserfall, Glasenbachklamm
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Gollinger Wasserfall ©
Gollinger Wasserfall
Fuschlsee Rundweg
Fuschlsee Rundweg

3
nights
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Visiting Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape and Karkogel will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Traunsee (in Gmunden), Edelkastanienwald und Waldlehrpfad (in Unterach am Attersee) and Zeitgeschichte Museum und KZ-Gedenkstatte Ebensee (in Ebensee am Traunsee). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stift Admont, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Attersee, see the interesting displays at Museum Hallstatt, and stroll through Badestrand Hallstatt.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Hallstatt attractions planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Schladming.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Obertraun, Lake Attersee, Traunsee, Edelkastanienwald und Waldlehrpfad, Karkogel
Highlights from your plan
Gosauseen ©
Gosauseen
Stift Admont ©
Stift Admont

2
nights
Schladming

Schladming ©
Schladming is a small former mining town in the northwest of the Austrian state of Styria that is now a popular tourist destination. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Woerschachklamm, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then Head underground at Eisriesenwelt. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Naturpark Riedingtal, fly down the slopes at Dachsteinuberquerung, get outside with Stoderzinken, then get outside with Silberkarklamm, and finally stroll through Wilde Wasser.

Plan trip to Schladming with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Hallstatt to Schladming in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Heiligenblut.

Things to do in Schladming

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Ramsau am Dachstein, Woerschachklamm, Parasailing & Paragliding, Naturpark Riedingtal, Stoderzinken
Highlights from your plan
Woerschachklamm ©
Woerschachklamm
Eisriesenwelt ©
Eisriesenwelt
Stoderzinken ©
Stoderzinken

2
nights
Heiligenblut

Heiligenblut ©
Heiligenblut am Großglockner is a municipality in the district of Spittal an der Drau in Carinthia, Austria.GeographyAt the northwestern edge of Carinthia and bordering East Tyrol and the state of Salzburg state, Heiligenblut is located in a high valley of the High Tauern range within the Central Eastern Alps. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Erlebniswelt Tauerngold, take a memorable drive along Grossglockner High Alpine Road, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of St Vincent. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Großglockner National Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Heiligenblut trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Schladming to Heiligenblut in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. In September in Heiligenblut, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Matrei in Osttirol.

Things to do in Heiligenblut

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Erlebniswelt Tauerngold
Highlights from your plan
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Großglockner National Park ©
Großglockner National Park

2
nights
Matrei in Osttirol

Matrei in Osttirol ©
On the 4th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Dorfertal, then make a trip to Nationalparkhaus Matrei, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner, and finally admire the sheer force of Umbalfaelle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Langlauf- und Biathlonzentrum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildpark Assling, then relax and rejuvenate at Aigner Badl, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kitzsteinhorn.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Matrei in Osttirol trip planner.

You can drive from Heiligenblut to Matrei in Osttirol in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Matrei in Osttirol can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Kitzbuhel.

Things to do in Matrei in Osttirol

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Langlauf- und Biathlonzentrum, Wildpark Assling, Umbalfaelle, Dorfertal, Grossglockner
Highlights from your plan
Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn
Aigner Badl ©
Aigner Badl

4
nights
Kitzbuhel

Kitzbuhel ©
Kitzbühel is a small medieval town situated along the river Kitzbuhler Ache in Tyrol, Austria and the administrative centre of the Kitzbühel district. Get in touch with nature at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) and Natural High Adventure Tours Ltd. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kitzbuhel: Zell am See (Helicopter Tours, New Schmittenhohe Mountain Paths, &more), Naturdenkmal Seisenbergklamm (in Weissbach bei Lofer) and Frost (in Kaprun). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Walking Trails, explore the activities along Schlegeisspeicher, admire the natural beauty at Alpenblumengarten, and get outside with Pillerseetal.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kitzbuhel holiday maker site.

Traveling by car from Matrei in Osttirol to Kitzbuhel takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Kitzbuhel are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Kitzbuhel

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Zell am See, Schlegeisspeicher, Sinne Erlebnispark an der Asitz Mittelstation, Sintersbacher Wasserfall, Naturdenkmal Seisenbergklamm
Highlights from your plan
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) ©
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle)
Natural High Adventure Tours Ltd ©
Natural High Adventure Tours Ltd
Schattberg X-press ©
Schattberg X-press

2
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Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, appreciate the views at Stubaital, fly down the slopes at Stubaier Gletscher, take in the dramatic scenery at Grawa Wasserfall, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Aqua Dome - Tirol Therme Laengenfeld, and finally identify plant and animal life at Greifvogelpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, then explore the activities along Achensee, and finally examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Innsbruck trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Kitzbuhel to Innsbruck in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Brand.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, Aqua Dome - Tirol Therme Laengenfeld, Stubaital, Swarovski Kristallwelten
Highlights from your plan
Achensee ©
Achensee
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump

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nights
Brand

Brand ©
Visiting Lunersee and Blumen-Wander-Lehrpfad Faschina will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Brand: Spullersee (in Dalaas), Tandem Kurt Paragleitfluege (in Gaschurn) and Partenen (Bielerhöhe Pass & Silvretta-Hochalpenstraße). Spend the 14th (Mon) exploring nature at Biospharenpark Grosses Walsertal.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Brand holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Brand takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Brand

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Partenen, Biospharenpark Grosses Walsertal, Spullersee, Adlerwarte Eagle Observatory, Blumen-Wander-Lehrpfad Faschina
Highlights from your plan
Lunersee ©
Lunersee
Silvretta-Hochalpenstraße ©
Silvretta-Hochalpenstraße
Tandem Kurt Paragleitfluege ©
Tandem Kurt Paragleitfluege

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