9 days in Austrian Alps, Upper Austria & Lower Austria Itinerary

9 days in Austrian Alps, Upper Austria & Lower Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Innsbruck
— 2 nights
2
Zell am See
— 1 night
3
Hallstatt
— 1 night
4
Durnstein
— 1 night
5
Salzburg
— 3 nights

2
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Kaltwassersee, thenget in on the family fun at Alpine Coaster, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Grawa Wasserfall, thendiscover the riches below the earth's surface at Schwazer Silberbergwerk, and then examine the collection at Hexenwasser.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck vacation planner.

Hyderabad, India to Innsbruck is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Hyderabad to Innsbruck, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Hyderabad in May: high temperatures in Innsbruck hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Zell am See.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Hexenwasser, Schwazer Silberbergwerk, Kaltwassersee, Alpine Coaster, Grawa Wasserfall
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Alpine Coaster ©
Alpine Coaster
Schwazer Silberbergwerk ©
Schwazer Silberbergwerk
Kaltwassersee ©
Kaltwassersee

1
night
Zell am See

Zell am See ©
Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
On the 10th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Nationalparkzentrum Mittersill, head outdoors with Sigmund-Thun-Klamm, and then get great views at Gipfelwelt 3000.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zell am See trip planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Zell am See takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Zell am See

Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Sigmund-Thun-Klamm, Nationalparkzentrum Mittersill
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Sigmund-Thun-Klamm ©
Sigmund-Thun-Klamm
Nationalparkzentrum Mittersill ©
Nationalparkzentrum Mittersill

1
night
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
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 11th (Mon): explore the activities along Gosauseen, contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See, thendon't miss a visit to 5 Fingers, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Hallstatt road trip planning site.

You can drive from Zell am See to Hallstatt in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Durnstein.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

5 Fingers, Gosauseen
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Hallstatter See ©
Hallstatter See
Gosauseen ©
Gosauseen
5 Fingers ©
5 Fingers

1
night
Durnstein

Durnstein ©
Dürnstein is a small town on the Danube river in the Krems-Land district, in the Austrian state of Lower Austria. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): examine the collection at Karikaturmuseum, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Wachau Valley, thenmake a trip to Stift Durnstein, and finally step into the grandiose world of Burgruine Duernstein.

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Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Durnstein takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Durnstein, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Durnstein

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Wachau Valley, Karikaturmuseum
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Wachau Valley ©
Wachau Valley
Karikaturmuseum ©
Karikaturmuseum
Stift Durnstein ©
Stift Durnstein

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 13th (Wed), admire the sheer force of Liechtensteinklamm, take in the dramatic scenery at Gollinger Wasserfall, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Salzburg, and finally don't miss a visit to Kapuzinerberg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarre St. Wolfgang, make a trip to Sommerrodelbahn Keltenblitz, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilika St. Michael.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip builder tool.

You can drive from Durnstein to Salzburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Durnstein in May, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Salzburg. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sommerrodelbahn Keltenblitz, Basilika St. Michael, Liechtensteinklamm, Zoo Salzburg, Pfarre St. Wolfgang
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Zoo Salzburg ©
Zoo Salzburg
Sommerrodelbahn Keltenblitz ©
Sommerrodelbahn Keltenblitz
Basilika St. Michael ©
Basilika St. Michael