28 days in Austria Itinerary

28 days in Austria Itinerary

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1
Vienna
— 6 nights
2
Klagenfurt
— 4 nights
3
Heiligenblut
— 3 nights
4
Innsbruck
— 4 nights
5
Salzburg
— 5 nights
6
Hallstatt
— 5 nights

6
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, examine the collection at The Hofburg, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and don't miss a visit to Historic Center of Vienna.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna travel route planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Vienna. In August, daytime highs in Vienna are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Klagenfurt.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

4
nights
Klagenfurt

Klagenfurt ©
Located on Woethersee, Klagenfurt serves as the capital of the federal state of Carinthia.
Explore Klagenfurt's surroundings by going to Puchmuseum (in Judenburg), Red Bull Ring (in Spielberg) and Aussichtsturm Pyramidenkogel (in Keutschach am See). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Worthersee, see the interesting displays at Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, make a trip to Malta High Alpine Road, and test your problem-solving skills at Teammission.at.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Klagenfurt attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Klagenfurt takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Klagenfurt are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Heiligenblut.

Things to do in Klagenfurt

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Villach, Malta, Keutschach am See, Puchmuseum, Red Bull Ring
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Das Maibachl ©
Das Maibachl
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum ©
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
Red Bull Ring ©
Red Bull Ring

3
nights
Heiligenblut

Heiligenblut ©
Heiligenblut am Großglockner is a municipality in the district of Spittal an der Drau in Carinthia, Austria.GeographyAt the northwestern edge of Carinthia and bordering East Tyrol and the state of Salzburg state, Heiligenblut is located in a high valley of the High Tauern range within the Central Eastern Alps. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Heiligenblut: Erlebniswelt Tauerngold (in Rauris) and Umbalfaelle (in Virgen). Spend the 1st (Tue) exploring nature at Großglockner National Park. There's still lots to do: get outside with Grossglockner High Alpine Road, take in the awesome beauty at Grossglockner, and pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of St Vincent.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Heiligenblut road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Klagenfurt to Heiligenblut takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and car. When traveling from Klagenfurt in August, plan for slightly colder days in Heiligenblut, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Heiligenblut

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Erlebniswelt Tauerngold, Grossglockner, Umbalfaelle
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Grossglockner ©
Grossglockner
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Großglockner National Park ©
Großglockner National Park

4
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Innsbruck: Achensee (in Maurach), Aqua Dome - Tirol Therme Laengenfeld (in Langenfeld) and Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, explore the galleries of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Heiligenblut to Innsbruck takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of car and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Swarovski Kristallwelten, Achensee, Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, Aqua Dome - Tirol Therme Laengenfeld, Burgruine Thaur
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Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Swarovski Kristallwelten
Achensee ©
Achensee

5
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Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach), Frauenkirche (in Bischofshofen) and Eisriesenwelt (in Werfen). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Salzburg trip planner.

Drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Gollinger Wasserfall, Frauenkirche, Eisriesenwelt
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

5
nights
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hallstatt: Traunsee (in Gmunden) and Stift Admont (in Admont). There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, explore the activities along Lake Attersee, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and admire the sheer force of Waldbachstrub Waterfall.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Hallstatt planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Hallstatt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gosauseen, Traunsee, Stift Admont, Lake Attersee, Kurpark
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Traunsee ©
Traunsee
Gosauseen ©
Gosauseen

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