7 days in Austria Itinerary

7 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria trip planner
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Fly
1
Hallstatt
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Salzburg
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Vienna
— 2 nights
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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): go for a walk through Old Town, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten Hallstatt, then enjoy breathtaking views from Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, and then get great views at 5 Fingers.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt vacation planning tool.

London, UK to Hallstatt is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Hallstatt. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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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 27th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Salzburg trip planning app.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vienna.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Vienna — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Albertina, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and then get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Hofburg, then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally admire the striking features of Maria Am Gestade.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Vienna online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July in Vienna, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can fly back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Austria travel guide

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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.