10 days in Austria Itinerary

10 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria attractions planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Vienna
— 4 nights
Fly
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Innsbruck
— 1 night
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 4 nights
Train to Munich, Fly to Abu Dhabi

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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 nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, don't miss a visit to Historic Center of Vienna, and step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Vienna trip itinerary planning site.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Vienna is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Vienna, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Vienna is colder than Abu Dhabi - with highs of 19°C and lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Innsbruck

— 1 night
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), get engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, then get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, and finally fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Innsbruck trip maker site.

You can fly from Vienna to Innsbruck in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Winter Sports · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Salzburg

— 4 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, make a trip to Salzburger Altstadt, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace, and step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Salzburg online journey maker.

Getting from Innsbruck to Salzburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trip

Austria travel guide

4.5
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.