8 days in Austria Itinerary

8 days in Austria Itinerary

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1
Vienna
— 2 nights
2
Innsbruck
— 2 nights
3
Hallstatt
— 2 nights
4
Salzburg
— 1 night

2
nights
Vienna

Vienna ©
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.
On the 15th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Hundertwasserhaus. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Ringstrasse, get engrossed in the history at Sisi Museum, then explore the world behind art at Leopold Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vienna journey builder.

Dublin, Ireland to Vienna is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Vienna. When traveling from Dublin in February, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Vienna: temperatures range from 41°F by day to 30°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites
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Leopold Museum ©
Leopold Museum
Rathausplatz ©
Rathausplatz
State Hall of the Austrian National Library ©

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Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 18th (Tue), meet the residents at Alpenzoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, and finally fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck road trip tool.

You can fly from Vienna to Innsbruck in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. February in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 43°F and lows of 26°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

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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 19th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick" and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten Hallstatt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): get great views at 5 Fingers, pause for some serene contemplation at Parish of the Assumption, then make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, and finally go for a walk through Old Town.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Hallstatt trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Hallstatt in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites

Side Trip

5 Fingers
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Hallstatt Skywalk ©
Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick"
Salzwelten Hallstatt ©
Salzwelten Hallstatt

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Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, then examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, and finally don't miss a visit to Stiegl-Brauwelt. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Mozartplatz, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salt Mine Hallein, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Petersfriedhof, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franziskanerkirche, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In February, daytime highs in Salzburg are 41°F, while nighttime lows are 27°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Salt Mine Hallein
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Red Bull Hangar-7 ©
Red Bull Hangar-7
Untersberg
Untersberg

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