8 days in Austria Itinerary

8 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dubai
Fly + Train:  11 h 15 min
1
Salzburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Vienna
— 5 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Dubai

2
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 26th (Thu), shop like a local with Getreidegasse, contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace. On your second day here, examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, and finally make a trip to Salzburger Altstadt.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Salzburg online trip itinerary planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Salzburg is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Salzburg is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Dubai in December, expect Salzburg to be colder, temps between 6°C and -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

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

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Schonbrunn Palace and Rathaus. Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo, find something for the whole family at Prater, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and contemplate the long history of Belvedere Palace.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip planning website.

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

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