7 days in Austria Itinerary

7 days in Austria Itinerary

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1
Salzburg
— 1 night
2
Mauthausen
— 2 nights
3
Vienna
— 2 nights

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night
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rikschatours Salzburg as well as Nonnberg Convent. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): catch a ride with Rikschatours Salzburg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nonnberg Convent, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), then get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally stroll through Mirabell Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse.

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New York City, USA to Salzburg is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Salzburg is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Salzburg, with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mauthausen.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

2
nights
Mauthausen

Mauthausen ©
Mauthausen is a small market town in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. You've now added KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Tierpark Stadt Haag, get to know the fascinating history of Die Pfarrkirche St. Nikolaus zu Mauthausen, and then take an in-depth tour of KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Burg Clam, then take in the dramatic natural features at Bucklwehluck'n, then step into the grandiose world of Greinburg Castle, and finally identify plant and animal life at Ysperklamm.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mauthausen travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Mauthausen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Mauthausen

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Burg Clam, Tierpark Stadt Haag, Bucklwehluck'n, Greinburg Castle, Ysperklamm
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KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen ©
KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen
Tierpark Stadt Haag ©
Tierpark Stadt Haag
Burg Clam ©
Burg Clam

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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.
You've now added Die Burgkapelle (Home of the Vienna Boys' Choir) to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): make a trip to Stephansplatz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Die Burgkapelle (Home of the Vienna Boys' Choir), get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien and then see the interesting displays at The Hofburg.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Vienna day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mauthausen to Vienna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April in Vienna, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

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