8 days in Austria Itinerary

8 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Vienna
— 3 nights
Fly
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Seefeld in Tirol
— 1 night
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Hallstatt
— 1 night
Fly

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Vienna

— 3 nights

City of Dreams

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Vienna, get in on the family fun at Prater, admire the striking features of Haus der Musik Wien, and examine the collection at The Hofburg.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vienna trip builder site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Vienna is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Vienna is minus 1 hour. In August, Vienna is slightly colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 31°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can fly to Seefeld in Tirol.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Seefeld in Tirol

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), admire the striking features of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, then fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, and finally stroll through Rosshutte.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Seefeld in Tirol day trip planning app.

You can fly from Vienna to Seefeld in Tirol in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in August, expect Seefeld in Tirol to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Seefeld in Tirol

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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 16th (Mon): examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, then explore the galleries of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, browse the exhibits of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, then take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, and finally explore the galleries of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip builder.

Getting from Seefeld in Tirol to Salzburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Hallstatt

— 1 night

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 18th (Wed), stroll through Obertraun Bathing Area/Lakeside Recreation Area and then take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt trip maker tool.

Drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Austria travel guide

4.5
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.

Austrian Alps travel guide

4.3
Ski Areas · Lookouts · Historic Sites
Much of the country's territory sits in the heart of the mountainous Austrian Alps, making the region a prime spot for trekking, skiing, or cozying up in a mountain resort. The mountain range makes Austria, along with Switzerland, the winter sports capital of Europe. Though the Alps are most famous for hosting a wealth of ski resorts for visitors of all skill levels, regional tourism is growing, capitalizing on the appeal of outdoor recreation during all seasons. Visitors flock to the Alps for hiking, golf, biking, and whitewater kayaking in addition to skiing.