51 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

51 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lower Austria tour planner

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Fly to Vienna International Airport, Drive to Mistelbach
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Mistelbach
— 11 nights
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Krems an der Donau
— 11 nights
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Amstetten
— 12 nights
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Wiener Neustadt
— 15 nights
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Mistelbach

— 11 nights
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Schloss Eckartsau and Museum Carnuntinum. Popular historic sites such as Falkenstein Castle and The Hainburg Castle are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mistelbach: Eisenbahnmuseum Deutsch-Wagram (in Deutsch Wagram), Castle Marchegg (in Marchegg) and Petronell-Carnuntum (Roman City Carnuntum & Heidentor gate). Spend the 24th (Mon) exploring nature at Nationalpark Donau-Auen.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Mistelbach online travel route builder.

Sacramento, USA to Mistelbach is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Sacramento to Mistelbach. Traveling from Sacramento in December, things will get slightly colder in Mistelbach: highs are around 42°F and lows about 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Krems an der Donau.

Things to do in Mistelbach

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Krems an der Donau

— 11 nights
Krems an der Donau is a town of 23,992 inhabitants in Austria, in the federal state of Lower Austria. Your inner history buff will appreciate Castle Grafenegg and Wehrkirche St. Michael. Stift Altenburg and Dominikanerkirche will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Krems an der Donau: Burg Gars (in Gars am Kamp), Melk Abbey (in Melk) and Burgruine Aggstein (in Spitz). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilika Maria Dreieichen, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Poeggstall, examine the collection at Nostalgiewelt Eggenburg, and stop by Weritas Wagram.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Krems an der Donau trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Mistelbach to Krems an der Donau in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 40°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Amstetten.

Things to do in Krems an der Donau

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

Amstetten

— 12 nights
Do some cultural sightseeing at Wallfahrtsbasilika Sonntagberg and Schlossturm mit Glaskubus. Visit Schloss Rothschild and Artstetten Castle for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Fahrngruber Hammer (in Ybbsitz), Gostling an der Ybbs (Schi- und Wandergebiet Hochkar & Erlebniswelt Mendlingtal) and Lunz am See (Seebad Lunz Am See, Lunzer See, &more).

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Amstetten online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Krems an der Donau to Amstetten by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Wiener Neustadt.

Things to do in Amstetten

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Wiener Neustadt

— 15 nights
Wiener Neustadt is a city located south of Vienna, in the state of Lower Austria, in north-east Austria. Dom Wiener Neustadt and Burgruine Kirchschlag will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Die St. Georgs-Kathedrale and Museum St. peter an der Sperr. Venture out of the city with trips to Burg Liechtenstein (in Maria Enzersdorf), Seegrotte Hinterbruhl (in Hinterbruhl) and Allander Tropfsteinhohle (in Alland). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Burg Wiener Neustadt, look for gifts at SCS Shopping Center Sued, explore the historical opulence of Turkensturz, and make a trip to Franzensburg.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Wiener Neustadt itinerary planner.

You can drive from Amstetten to Wiener Neustadt in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Wiener Neustadt can reach 28°F, while at night they dip to 28°F. On the 3rd (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Wiener Neustadt

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lower Austria travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Castles · Specialty Museums
The country's largest province, Lower Austria, offers tourists a taste of Austrian history, culture, and scenery. This region is actually situated in the northernmost part of the country, but was named for its location downriver along the Danube. Take part in outdoor recreation or relax at a top-quality vineyard. Like much of Austria, this region hosts forests and mountains and is dotted with castles and lakes. Additional attractions include museums of traditional handicrafts, a historical abbey, and the nation's newest capital town.