12 days in Austria Itinerary

12 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria tour planner
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Vienna
— 1 night
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Hallstatt
— 1 night
Drive
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Salzburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Golling an der Salzach
— 1 night
Drive
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Innsbruck
— 3 nights
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Vienna
— 4 nights
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Vienna — 1 night

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.
To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna journey planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Vienna is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Vienna, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in October, expect Vienna to be colder, temps between 17°C and 8°C. On the 12th (Wed), you're off to Hallstatt.
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Hallstatt — 1 night

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Zipline Stoderzinken has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to 5 Fingers, explore the striking landscape at Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See, enjoy breathtaking views from Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", then go deep underground at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and finally whizz through the canopy at Zipline Stoderzinken.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Hallstatt trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Hallstatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.
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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 Fuschlsee Rundweg as well as Kaiser-Villa. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Kaiser-Villa, head outdoors with Fuschlsee Rundweg, shop like a local with Getreidegasse, then don't miss a visit to Mozartplatz, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online tour planner.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Salzburg are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Golling an der Salzach.
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Golling an der Salzach — 1 night

On the 14th (Fri), go deep underground at Salzwelten Salzburg, then get great views at The Eagle's Nest, then explore the fascinating underground world of Eisriesenwelt, and finally explore the historical opulence of Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Golling an der Salzach online itinerary maker.

Getting from Salzburg to Golling an der Salzach by car takes about an hour. In October in Golling an der Salzach, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Innsbruck.
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Innsbruck — 3 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Stuibenfall, Serlesbahnen, Pitztaler Gletscher Ski Resort, and other attractions. Go for a jaunt from Innsbruck to St Johann im Pongau to see Liechtensteinklamm about 2h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl).

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Innsbruck day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Golling an der Salzach to Innsbruck takes 2.5 hours. In October in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 6°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Tue) before leaving for Vienna.
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Vienna — 4 nights

City of Dreams

See even more of Vienna: admire the striking features of Belvedere Palace, examine the collection at Hofburg, don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planner.

Fly from Innsbruck to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Architectural Buildings
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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