15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

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1
Vienna
— 5 nights
2
Salzburg
— 3 nights
3
Matrei in Osttirol
— 3 nights
4
Innsbruck
— 3 nights

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, make a trip to Hundertwasserhaus, and admire the landmark architecture of Rathaus.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Vienna is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Reykjavik in July: highs in Vienna hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Attractions like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Mirabell Palace make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Eisriesenwelt (in Werfen) and Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and examine the collection at Salzburg Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Salzburg visit planner.

Fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Matrei in Osttirol.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Eisriesenwelt, Gollinger Wasserfall
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Eisriesenwelt ©
Eisriesenwelt

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Matrei in Osttirol

Matrei in Osttirol ©
Kids will enjoy Grossglockner and Kitzsteinhorn. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Matrei in Osttirol: Heiligenblut (Grossglockner High Alpine Road & Großglockner National Park) and Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) (in Krimml).

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Matrei in Osttirol trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Matrei in Osttirol takes 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Matrei in Osttirol

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Heiligenblut, Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle), Umbalfaelle, Kitzsteinhorn, Grossglockner
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Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn

3
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Rosshutte and Bergisel Ski Jump. Venture out of the city with trips to Achensee (in Maurach) and Neustift im Stubaital (Parasailing & Paragliding & Stubaier Gletscher). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, and admire the masterpieces at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Matrei in Osttirol to Innsbruck takes 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Innsbruck are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Rosshutte, Achensee, Swarovski Kristallwelten
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Achensee ©
Achensee
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Rosshutte ©
Rosshutte

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