7 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

7 days in Lower Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Lower Austria sightseeing planner
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Wiener Neustadt
— 2 nights
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Krems an der Donau
— 1 night
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Melk
— 1 night
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Sankt Polten
— 2 nights
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Wiener Neustadt — 2 nights

Wiener Neustadt is a city located south of Vienna, in the state of Lower Austria, in north-east Austria. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): stroll around Akademiepark Wiener Neustadt, relax and rejuvenate at Therme Linsberg Asia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stift Neukloster, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dom Wiener Neustadt, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Die St. Georgs-Kathedrale. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Stadtpark Wiener Neustadt, get outside with Rax-Seilbahn, then fly down the slopes at Zauberberg, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Johannesbachklamm.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Wiener Neustadt trip maker app.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Wiener Neustadt is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Krems an der Donau.
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Krems an der Donau — 1 night

Krems an der Donau is a town of 23,992 inhabitants in Austria, in the federal state of Lower Austria. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): do a tasting at Winzer Krems, then hike along Weinweg Langenlois, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Piaristenkirche, and finally see the interesting displays at Karikaturmuseum.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Krems an der Donau tour app.

Getting from Wiener Neustadt to Krems an der Donau by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March in Krems an der Donau, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Melk.
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Melk — 1 night

Melk, a small town of about 5,000, hugs the south side of the Danube.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt, then admire the striking features of Melk Abbey, then look for gifts at Wein & Wachau, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schallaburg.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Melk trip builder app.

You can drive from Krems an der Donau to Melk in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Sankt Polten.
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Sankt Polten — 2 nights

Sankt Pölten, mostly abbreviated to the official name St. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Diozesanmuseums St. Polten, pause for some serene contemplation at Die Kathedralkirche Maria Himmelfahrt, then don't miss a visit to Festspielhaus St. Poelten, then examine the collection at Museum Niederoesterreich, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Camptal Gardens in Lower Austria. Here are some ideas for day two: get a new perspective on nature at Stadtmuseum Sankt Pölten, then get to know the resident critters at Kameltheater Kernhof, and then stroll around Der Hammerpark.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Sankt Polten tour planner.

Sankt Polten is just a stone's throw from Melk. In March in Sankt Polten, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sun) before leaving for home.
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Lower Austria travel guide

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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.