15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria holiday planner
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Innsbruck
— 2 nights
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Solden
— 1 night
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Vienna
— 4 nights
Drive
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Wiener Neustadt
— 1 night
Drive
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Hallstatt
— 2 nights
Drive
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Villach
— 2 nights
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Salzburg
— 2 nights
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Innsbruck — 2 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Innsbruck is known for sightseeing, historic sites, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten, get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, hit the slopes at Rosshutte, and get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Innsbruck is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Solden.
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Solden — 1 night

Sölden is a municipality in the Ötztal valley of Tyrol, Austria.GeographyAt c. On the 13th (Tue), hit the slopes at Obergurgl-Hochgurgl.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Solden trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Solden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Innsbruck, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Solden, ranging from highs of 18°C to lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Vienna.
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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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Hofburg.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Solden to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Solden in September, expect Vienna to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Wiener Neustadt.
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Wiener Neustadt — 1 night

Wiener Neustadt is a city located south of Vienna, in the state of Lower Austria, in north-east Austria. On the 18th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Burg Wiener Neustadt, get to know the fascinating history of Die St. Georgs-Kathedrale, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Wallfahrtskirche Mariahilfberg, then get to know the fascinating history of Dom Wiener Neustadt, and finally examine the collection at Nadelburgmuseum.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Wiener Neustadt trip tool.

Getting from Vienna to Wiener Neustadt by car takes about an hour. While traveling from Vienna, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Wiener Neustadt, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hallstatt.
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Hallstatt — 2 nights

Pearl of Austria

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 (Mon): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten Hallstatt, admire the sheer force of Waldbachstrub Waterfall, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See. On the next day, explore the different monuments and memorials at Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption, then make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, and finally make a trip to Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt trip maker site.

You can drive from Wiener Neustadt to Hallstatt in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Villach.
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Villach — 2 nights

Villach is the seventh-largest city in Austria and the second-largest in the federal state of Carinthia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Fitness- und Gesundheitsparcours Warmbad-Villach, then don't miss a visit to Nockberge, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at MTB Area One. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Historama - Museum fuer Technik und Verkehr, explore the different monuments and memorials at Klagenfurt War Cemetery - Commonwealth War Grave, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Worthersee.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Villach holiday app.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Villach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. September in Villach sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.
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Salzburg — 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Fortress Hohensalzburg, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, then steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, and finally see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Villach to Salzburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Austria travel guide

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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.
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