12 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

12 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lower Austria travel planner
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Drive to Ben Gurion International Airport, Fly to Vienna International Airport, Drive to Weissenkirchen
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Lunz am See
— 2 nights
— 6 nights
Drive to Vienna International Airport, Fly to Ben Gurion International Airport, Drive to Jerusalem


Weissenkirchen — 2 nights

Popular historic sites such as Melk Abbey and Benediktinerstift Göttweig are in your itinerary.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Weissenkirchen journey planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Weissenkirchen is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Jerusalem in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Weissenkirchen: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gmuend.
Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Gmuend — 1 night

Gmünd is a town in the northwestern Waldviertel region of Lower Austria and the capital of the Gmünd district. On the 11th (Thu), take a peaceful walk through Naturpark Heidereichsteiner Moor, then surround yourself with nature on Naturpark Hochmoor UnterWasserReich Schrems, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Naturpark Blockheide.

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You can drive from Weissenkirchen to Gmuend in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Gmuend can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lunz am See.
Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Lunz am See — 2 nights

Lunz am See is a municipality in the district of Scheibbs, Lower Austria, Austria.Since May 2007 Lunz am See has been the home of the "Wasser Cluster Lunz". Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the activities along Lunzer See and then kick back and relax at Seebad Lunz Am See. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Erlaufschlucht and then take in breathtaking views at Ötscherbach.

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You can drive from Gmuend to Lunz am See in 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Gmuend in August since evenings lows in Lunz am See dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Baden.
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Baden — 6 nights

Baden, unofficially distinguished from other Badens as Baden bei Wien, is a spa town in Austria. Kids will enjoy Stift Klosterneuburg and Strombad Kritzendorf. Take a break from the city and head to Seegrotte Hinterbruhl and Johannesbachklamm. Explore Baden's surroundings by going to Biospharenpark Wienerwald (in Tullnerbach), Egon Schiele Birth House (in Tulln) and Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste (in Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge). The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at Roemertherme, hike along Die Perchtoldsdorfer Heide, look for all kinds of wild species at Steinwandklamm, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stift Heiligenkreuz.

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Drive from Lunz am See to Baden in 2 hours. Traveling from Lunz am See in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Baden. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.
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Lower Austria travel guide

Sacred & Religious Sites · Castles · Specialty Museums
The country's largest province, Lower Austria, offers tourists a taste of Austrian history, culture, and scenery. This region is actually situated in the northernmost part of the country, but was named for its location downriver along the Danube. Take part in outdoor recreation or relax at a top-quality vineyard. Like much of Austria, this region hosts forests and mountains and is dotted with castles and lakes. Additional attractions include museums of traditional handicrafts, a historical abbey, and the nation's newest capital town.