9 days in Austria Itinerary

9 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria attractions planner

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Vienna
— 1 day
Drive
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St. Wolfgang
— 1 night
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 1 night
Drive
4
Mayrhofen
— 1 night
Drive
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Krimml
Drive
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Kals am Grossglockner
— 1 night
Drive
7
Gosau
— 1 night
Drive
8
Hallstatt
— 1 night
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Ansfelden
— 1 night
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Vienna
— 1 night
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Vienna

— 1 day

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Schonbrunner Gardens as well as Schonbrunn Palace. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Schonbrunner Gardens.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Vienna online tour planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Vienna is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. September in Vienna sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to St. Wolfgang.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Parks

St. Wolfgang

— 1 night
St. You've now added SchafbergBahn to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get interesting insight from SchafbergBahn, don't miss a visit to St Gilgen Mozartplatz, and then don't miss a visit to Pfarre St. Wolfgang.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Wolfgang driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Vienna to St. Wolfgang in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in St. Wolfgang

Historic Sites · Tours

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Salzburg

— 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 4th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Salzburg sightseeing planner.

Drive from St. Wolfgang to Salzburg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Mayrhofen.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Mayrhofen

— 1 night
Mayrhofen is a town in the Zillertal (Ziller river valley) in the Austrian state of Tyrol. You've now added Schlegeisspeicher to your itinerary. On the 5th (Sun), explore the activities along Schlegeisspeicher.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Mayrhofen trip builder site.

You can drive from Salzburg to Mayrhofen in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Mayrhofen can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Krimml.

Things to do in Mayrhofen

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Krimml

Krimml is a municipality in the federal state of Salzburg, Austria, in the Pinzgau region.GeographyIt is located in the Zell am See District, 54 km from the district's capital. You've now added Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) to your itinerary. On the 5th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle).

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Krimml trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mayrhofen to Krimml takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Krimml can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kals am Grossglockner.

Things to do in Krimml

Parks · Nature
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Kals am Grossglockner

— 1 night
To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kals am Grossglockner trip planner.

Drive from Krimml to Kals am Grossglockner in 1.5 hours. In September in Kals am Grossglockner, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Gosau.

Things to do in Kals am Grossglockner

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Gosau

— 1 night
For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gosau trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kals am Grossglockner to Gosau takes 3 hours. On the 7th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Gosau

Parks · Nature
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes 5 Fingers. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): go for a walk through Old Town.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hallstatt sightseeing planner.

Hallstatt is just a stone's throw from Gosau. On the 8th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ansfelden.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ansfelden

— 1 night
Ansfelden is a town in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. You've now added Augustiner Chorherrenstift Sankt Florian to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Augustiner Chorherrenstift Sankt Florian.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ansfelden road trip tool.

Getting from Hallstatt to Ansfelden by car takes about 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Ansfelden

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vienna

— 1 night

City of Dreams

Your day by day itinerary now includes The Hofburg as well as State Hall of the Austrian National Library. On the 9th (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Hofburg and then admire the landmark architecture of State Hall of the Austrian National Library.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ansfelden to Vienna takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums

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.