14 days in Austria Itinerary

14 days in Austria Itinerary

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Innsbruck
— 4 nights
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Krimml
— 1 night
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Kals am Grossglockner
— 1 night
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Salzburg
— 2 nights
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Hallstatt
— 2 nights
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Klagenfurt
— 1 night
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Graz
— 2 nights
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Innsbruck — 4 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Visiting Leutascher Geisterklamm and Grawa Wasserfall will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as Rattenberg - Medieval pedestrian zone and Seekirchl are in your itinerary. Explore Innsbruck's surroundings by going to Piburger See (in Oetz), Aqua Dome - Tirol Therme Laengenfeld (in Langenfeld) and Stuibenfall (in Umhausen). There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Schlick 2000, explore the activities along Kaltwassersee, examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Innsbruck is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Krimml.
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Krimml — 1 night

Krimml is a municipality in the federal state of Salzburg, Austria, in the Pinzgau region.GeographyIt is located in the Zell am See District, 54 km from the district's capital. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Nationalparkzentrum Mittersill, stroll through Jodelwanderweg, indulge in some personalized pampering at Alpenwelt FelsenBAD&SPA, then make a trip to Gletscherblickalm Hochkrimml, then admire the sheer force of Wasserfall Hart, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle).

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Krimml route planner.

Drive from Innsbruck to Krimml in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Krimml can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Kals am Grossglockner.
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Kals am Grossglockner — 1 night

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kals am Grossglockner trip website.

Drive from Krimml to Kals am Grossglockner in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Kals am Grossglockner, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 6th (Sat), you'll travel to Salzburg.
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Salzburg — 2 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, see the interesting displays at Salzburger Freilichtmuseum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian), steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church), and finally step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): head outdoors with Fuschlsee Rundweg, don't miss a visit to Red Bull Headquarters, don't miss a visit to St Gilgen Mozartplatz, then appreciate the views at Bluntautal Valley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Naturbadegebiet Vorderkaser, and finally pick up some new knowledge with Skischule Sturm Almenwelt.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg sightseeing planner.

Drive from Kals am Grossglockner to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Salzburg sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hallstatt.
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Hallstatt — 2 nights

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Step off the beaten path and head to Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary and Stift Admont. Get some historical perspective at Hallstatt Lutheran Church and Wallfahrtskirche Frauenberg. Get out of town with these interesting Hallstatt side-trips: Traunkirchen (Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen & Johannesbergkapelle), Ebensee am Traunsee (Offensee, Feuerkogel, &more) and Gmunden (Traunsee & Traunstein). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Parish of the Assumption, take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, examine the collection at Museum Hallstatt, and take in the dramatic natural features at Dachstein Giant Ice Caves.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Hallstatt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Klagenfurt.
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Klagenfurt — 1 night

Located on Woethersee, Klagenfurt serves as the capital of the federal state of Carinthia.
On the 11th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Stift Sankt Georgen am Langsee, steep yourself in history at Stadtpfarrkirche St. Veit, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarre Maria Saal, then admire the landmark architecture of Kreuzberglkirche, Kreuzweg, then stroll the grounds of Klagenfurt War Cemetery - Commonwealth War Grave, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Stift Viktring.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Klagenfurt road trip app.

Drive from Hallstatt to Klagenfurt in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Klagenfurt can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Graz.
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Graz — 2 nights

With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
On the 12th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stadtpfarrkirche, take in the spiritual surroundings of Herz Jesu Kirche, explore the ancient world of Burgruine Gosting, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stift Rein, then see the interesting displays at Oesterreichisches Freilichtmuseum Stuebing, and finally identify plant and animal life at Barenschutzklamm. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Step Church (Stiegenkirche), steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Graz, learn more about the world around you at Universalmuseum Joanneum, then get to know the fascinating history of Herrengasse, then contemplate the long history of Stallbastei, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche St. Barbara.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Graz trip planner.

You can drive from Klagenfurt to Graz in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow 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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