11 days in Austria Itinerary

11 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Innsbruck
— 1 night
2
Kals am Grossglockner
— 2 nights
3
Salzburg
— 2 nights
4
Vienna
— 4 nights

1
night
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 22nd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden, identify plant and animal life at Leutascher Geisterklamm, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kaltwassersee, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Bergisel Ski Jump.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck road trip planning website.

Kingsport, USA to Innsbruck is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kingsport to Innsbruck, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Kingsport in September; daily highs in Innsbruck reach 68°F and lows reach 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Kals am Grossglockner.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kaltwassersee, Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden, Leutascher Geisterklamm
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Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob
Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden ©
Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden

2
nights
Kals am Grossglockner

Kals am Grossglockner ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Pfarrkirche zum hl. Apostel Jakobus d. Alteren, then identify plant and animal life at Wildpark Assling, then identify plant and animal life at Vitalpinum, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesetta di San Nicolo a Matrei, pause for some serene contemplation at Walfahrtskirche Maria Schnee, and then stroll through Gletscherweg Innergschloss.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kals am Grossglockner trip planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Kals am Grossglockner takes 3 hours. When traveling from Innsbruck in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kals am Grossglockner: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Kals am Grossglockner

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Assling, Matrei in Osttirol, Walfahrtskirche Maria Schnee, Grossglockner, Pfarrkirche zum hl. Apostel Jakobus d. Alteren
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Gletscherweg Innergschloss ©
Gletscherweg Innergschloss
Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Vitalpinum ©
Vitalpinum

2
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip planner.

You can drive from Kals am Grossglockner to Salzburg in 3 hours. September in Salzburg sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

4
nights
Vienna

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.
Visit Schonbrunn Palace and Karlskirche for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at St. Stephen's Cathedral and Schonbrunner Gardens. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Vienna, identify plant and animal life at Orangery at Schoenbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and head outdoors with Donauinsel.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna travel route planner.

You can fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in September, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna

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