4 days in Austria Itinerary

4 days in Austria Itinerary

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Gmunden
— 1 night
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Salzburg
— 2 nights
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Gmunden

— 1 night
Gmunden is a town in Upper Austria, Austria in the district of Gmunden. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the activities along Traunsee.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gmunden travel itinerary planner.

Vienna to Gmunden is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Gmunden

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Salzburg

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn. Here are some ideas for day two: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, stroll the grounds of Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian), admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, then make a splash at Alpenseebad Mondsee, and finally get outside with Fuschlsee Rundweg.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Salzburg journey planner.

Traveling by car from Gmunden to Salzburg takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Salzburg are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Churches
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.