10 days in Austria Itinerary

10 days in Austria Itinerary

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Fly
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Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut
— 1 night
Drive
3
Zell am See
— 1 night
Drive
4
Krimml
Drive
5
Hallstatt
— 1 night
Drive
6
Kals am Grossglockner
— 1 night
Drive
7
Krems an der Donau
— 2 nights
Drive to Vienna International Airport, Fly to Tel Aviv

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Salzburg — 3 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: Innsbruck (Altstadt von Innsbruck, The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), &more). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, and get engrossed in the history at Fortress Hohensalzburg.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online vacation planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Salzburg is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Salzburg, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in October; daily highs in Salzburg reach 17°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut.
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Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut — 1 night

St. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the activities along Egelsee, delve into the lush surroundings at Edelkastanienwald und Waldlehrpfad, and then trek along Schwarzensee Runde.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut takes an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zell am See.
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Zell am See — 1 night

Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
On the 9th (Sat), hit the slopes at Zell Am See and then explore the activities along Lake Zell.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Zell am See road trip website.

Drive from Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut to Zell am See in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Krimml.
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Krimml

Krimml is a municipality in the federal state of Salzburg, Austria, in the Pinzgau region.GeographyIt is located in the Zell am See District, 54 km from the district's capital. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle).

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You can drive from Zell am See to Krimml in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. October in Krimml sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.
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Hallstatt — 1 night

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 10th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, go deep underground at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and then don't miss a visit to Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Hallstatt trip planner.

Drive from Krimml to Hallstatt in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Kals am Grossglockner.
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Kals am Grossglockner — 1 night

On the 11th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grossglockner.

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Getting from Hallstatt to Kals am Grossglockner by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Krems an der Donau.
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Krems an der Donau — 2 nights

Krems an der Donau is a town of 23,992 inhabitants in Austria, in the federal state of Lower Austria. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): admire the verdant scenery at Wachau Valley, then steep yourself in history at Melk Abbey, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): examine the collection at Motorrad-Museum.

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You can drive from Kals am Grossglockner to Krems an der Donau in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Kals am Grossglockner in October, Krems an der Donau is a bit warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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Austria travel guide

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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.