60 days in Austria Itinerary

60 days in Austria Itinerary

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Innsbruck
— 6 nights
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Kitzbuhel
— 6 nights
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Melk
— 6 nights
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Vienna
— 14 nights
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Graz
— 8 nights
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Klagenfurt
— 7 nights
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Hallstatt
— 4 nights
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Salzburg
— 8 nights
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Innsbruck — 6 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Explore Innsbruck's surroundings by going to Schlegeisspeicher (in Ginzling), Schleierwasserfall (in Tux) and Hintertux (Hintertuxer Gletscher & Hintertux Schleierwasserfall). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten, hit the slopes at Rosshutte, enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), and explore the activities along Achensee.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Innsbruck is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kitzbuhel.
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Kitzbuhel — 6 nights

Kitzbühel is a small medieval town situated along the river Kitzbuhler Ache in Tyrol, Austria and the administrative centre of the Kitzbühel district. Venture out of the city with trips to Grossglockner High Alpine Road (in Heiligenblut), Zell am See (Charisma Am Stadtplatz, Lake Zell, &more) and Edelweissspitze (in Fusch). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Grossglockner, take in the dramatic scenery at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle), step into the grandiose world of Kufstein Fortress, and identify plant and animal life at Sinne Erlebnispark an der Asitz Mittelstation.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kitzbuhel trip app.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Kitzbuhel in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can fly to Melk.
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Melk — 6 nights

Melk, a small town of about 5,000, hugs the south side of the Danube.
Change things up with these side-trips from Melk: Benediktinerstift Göttweig (in Gottweig), Tierpark Stadt Haag (in Haag) and Krems an der Donau (Wachauer Marillen Erlebnisweg, Kunsthalle Krems, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Melk Abbey, take in nature's colorful creations at Sandner, explore the ancient world of Durnstein Castle, and explore the historical opulence of Burgruine Windhaag.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Melk trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Kitzbuhel to Melk takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kitzbuhel in October since evenings lows in Melk dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Vienna.
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Vienna — 14 nights

City of Dreams

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vienna: Bergkirche (in Eisenstadt), Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste (in Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge) and Rust Old Town (in Rust). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, examine the collection at Hofburg, and stroll around Prater.

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Traveling by train from Melk to Vienna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. October in Vienna sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Graz.
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Graz — 8 nights

With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
Venture out of the city with trips to Schlossberg - Burg Landskron (in Bruck an der Mur), Flecks SteirerBier (in Frohnleiten) and Barenschutzklamm (in Mixnitz). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pfarrkirche am Weizberg, pause for some serene contemplation at The late Gotic church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and get a new perspective on nature at Universalmuseum Joanneum.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Graz travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Graz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October in Graz, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to Klagenfurt.
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Klagenfurt — 7 nights

City of Culture in the South

Located on Woethersee, Klagenfurt serves as the capital of the federal state of Carinthia.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sankt Veit an der Glan (Weingut Taggenbrunn, Rathaus St. Veit an der Glan, &more), Villach (Villach-St. Jakob, Evangelische Kirche Im Stadtpark, &more) and Bad Kleinkirchheim (Skigebiet Bad Kleinkirchheim, Romerbad Thermal Spa, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Wild Herbs Garden Haimburger, explore the different monuments and memorials at Klagenfurt War Cemetery - Commonwealth War Grave, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Maria-Wörth, and see the interesting displays at Museum Liaunig.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Klagenfurt driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Graz to Klagenfurt takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in November, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.
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Hallstatt — 4 nights

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Venture out of the city with trips to Altausseer See (in Altaussee), Oldtimer- und Erlebnismuseum Rund ums Rad (in Altmunster) and Zeitgeschichte Museum und KZ-Gedenkstatte Ebensee (in Ebensee am Traunsee). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Traunsee, take a memorable drive along Rent A Bike Obertraun-Hallstatt, take in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, and enjoy breathtaking views from Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hallstatt trip planner.

Getting from Klagenfurt to Hallstatt by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Salzburg.
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Salzburg — 8 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salzburg: St Gilgen (Pfarrkirche St. Gilgen & Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker), Ruming Mill (in Fuschl am See) and Bischofshofen (St. Maximillian, Frauenkirche, &more). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg, explore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Salzburg sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to fly 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.
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