9 days in Austria Itinerary

9 days in Austria Itinerary

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Fly to Munich, Train to Innsbruck
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Innsbruck
— 1 night
Drive
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Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hallstatt
— 1 night
Drive
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Vienna
— 3 nights
Fly

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Innsbruck

— 1 night
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 11th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, then take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), then admire the landmark architecture of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and finally get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bergisel Ski Jump, see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Achensee.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Innsbruck road trip planner.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Innsbruck is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Salzburg

— 3 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, and examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip app.

Drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Salzburg sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, then take in the dramatic scenery at Waldbachstrub Waterfall, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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 plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center of Vienna, make a trip to Stephansplatz, and examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna day trip website.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

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.