6 days in Austria Itinerary

6 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Vienna
— 2 nights
Drive
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Salzburg
— 3 nights
Train to Munich, Fly to Dubai

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Vienna

— 2 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: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna trip maker tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Vienna is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Vienna, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Vienna is much colder than Dubai - with highs of 31°C and lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Salzburg

— 3 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 13th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Mirabell Palace, see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then shop like a local with Getreidegasse, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): make a trip to Mozartplatz, browse the exhibits of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, and finally see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg online journey planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Salzburg are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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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.