9 days in Austrian Alps Itinerary

9 days in Austrian Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salzburg
— 3 nights
2
Kals am Grossglockner
— 2 nights
3
Innsbruck
— 3 nights

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Step out of Salzburg with an excursion to Eisriesenwelt in Werfen--about 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, and browse the exhibits of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary planner.

Doha, Qatar to Salzburg is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Salzburg is minus 2 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Doha in July, with highs in Salzburg at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Kals am Grossglockner.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Eisriesenwelt
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

2
nights
Kals am Grossglockner

Kals am Grossglockner ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildpark Assling and then take a memorable drive along Grossglockner High Alpine Road. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Nationalpark Hohe Tauern and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kals am Grossglockner travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Kals am Grossglockner in 3 hours. Traveling from Salzburg in July, you will find days in Kals am Grossglockner are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Kals am Grossglockner

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, Grossglockner, Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Wildpark Assling
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Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Wildpark Assling ©
Wildpark Assling

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, hit the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), thenget engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): explore the activities along River Inn, thencontemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, thenget to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, and finally examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck route site.

You can drive from Kals am Grossglockner to Innsbruck in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Achensee, Swarovski Kristallwelten
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The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten
Achensee ©
Achensee

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