9 days in Salzburg, Hallstatt & Innsbruck Itinerary

9 days in Salzburg, Hallstatt & Innsbruck Itinerary

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Birmingham
Fly:
4​h 30​min
Salzburg
— 6 nights
Drive:
1​h 15​min
Hallstatt
— Few hours
Drive:
3​h
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Fly:
6​h
Birmingham

5
days
Salzburg

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for sightseeing, museums, parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral (Dom), steep yourself in history at Mozart-Wohnhaus, explore the world behind art at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and make a trip to Mirabell Palace.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg vacation builder.

Birmingham, UK to Salzburg is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and car train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Birmingham to Salzburg due to the time zone difference. In December, Salzburg is little chillier than Birmingham - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Sightseeing Museums Historic Sites
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Salzburg Cathedral (Dom)
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace

1
day
Hallstatt

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 5th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Hallstatt Viewing Platform and then contemplate the long history of Salzwelten Hallstatt.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hallstatt vacation trip planner.

Traveling by taxi from Salzburg to Hallstatt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Sightseeing Historic Sites
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Salz Welten
Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick"

3
days
Innsbruck

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Innsbruck is known for sightseeing, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, winter sports, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Golden Roof, see the interesting displays at Swarovski Crystal Worlds, fly down the slopes at Rosshutte, and enjoy breathtaking views from Stadtturm.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Innsbruck in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and night train. January in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 4°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Sightseeing Museums

Side Trips

Rosshutte, Swarovski Crystal Worlds
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Swarovski Crystal Worlds
Golden Roof
Ambras Castle

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