13 days in Austria & Italy Itinerary

13 days in Austria & Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 night
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights


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2
nights
Vienna, Austria

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, make a trip to Hundertwasserhaus, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), and examine the collection at The Hofburg.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Vienna online attractions planner.

Prague, Czech Republic to Vienna is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenshop like a local with Getreidegasse, and finally stroll through Mirabell Palace. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, thentake some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Salzburg trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August in Salzburg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

1
night
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, and finally examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Innsbruck online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Innsbruck takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Innsbruck are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Swarovski Kristallwelten
Highlights from your plan
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

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nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thenadmire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, thencontemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice holiday planner.

Getting from Innsbruck to Venice by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Traveling from Innsbruck in August, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Florence journey builder site.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, and browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Rome trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Rome are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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