11 days in Austria Itinerary

11 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria trip itinerary planner

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Innsbruck
— 2 nights
Drive
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Heiligenblut
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salzburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Mariazell
— 1 night
Drive
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Vienna
— 4 nights
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Innsbruck

— 2 nights
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Skischule SMT Mayrhofen, Schloss Ambras Innsbruck and Hofkirche.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck tour itinerary planner.

Athens, Greece to Innsbruck is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Innsbruck due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Athens, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Innsbruck, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Heiligenblut.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites · Museums · Classes · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Heiligenblut

— 2 nights
Heiligenblut am Großglockner is a municipality in the district of Spittal an der Drau in Carinthia, Austria.GeographyAt the northwestern edge of Carinthia and bordering East Tyrol and the state of Salzburg state, Heiligenblut is located in a high valley of the High Tauern range within the Central Eastern Alps. Großglockner National Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): head outdoors with Grossglockner High Alpine Road. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Großglockner National Park.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Heiligenblut trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Heiligenblut takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Innsbruck in September: highs in Heiligenblut hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Heiligenblut

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:

Salzburg

— 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Eisriesenwelt. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): stroll through Mirabell Palace, then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and then take an in-depth tour of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg journey builder website.

Getting from Heiligenblut to Salzburg by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Mariazell.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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Mariazell

— 1 night
Mariazell is a small city in Austria, in Styria, well known for winter sports, 143km N. of Graz. For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mariazell trip planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Mariazell in 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Mariazell are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Vienna.

Things to do in Mariazell

Historic Sites
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Vienna

— 4 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Wiener Staatsoper as well as Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, examine the collection at The Hofburg, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Vienna itinerary app.

Getting from Mariazell to Vienna by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In September, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 16:

Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Specialty Museums
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.