15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

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Fly
1
Vienna
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Graz
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 5 nights
Drive
4
Wattens
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Innsbruck
— 3 nights
Fly

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2
nights
Vienna

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of St. Virgil, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Peterskirche, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, then don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz, then see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna road trip planning site.

Mumbai, India to Vienna is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Vienna. Traveling from Mumbai in October, things will get colder in Vienna: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Graz.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 3:
Highlights from your trip
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Must see
Schonbrunn Palace
4.6
Belvedere Palace ©
Must see
Belvedere Palace
4.6

2
nights
Graz

With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
On the 3rd (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Uhrturm.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Graz road trip planner.

You can drive from Vienna to Graz in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Graz can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Graz

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 5:
Highlights from your trip
Schloss Eggenberg ©
World heritage site
Schloss Eggenberg
4.5
Uhrturm ©
Observation Deck
Uhrturm
4.7
Altstadt von Graz ©
World heritage site
Altstadt von Graz
4.7

5
nights
Salzburg

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, and make a trip to Mirabell Palace.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Salzburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Graz to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You'll set off for Wattens on the 10th (Sat).

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 10:
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Wattens

Wattens is a market town of the Innsbruck-Land District in the Austrian state of Tyrol. On the 11th (Sun), examine the collection at Swarovski Kristallwelten and then see the interesting displays at Burg Hasegg / Hall Mint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden, Head underground at Spannagel Caves, and then go for a walk through Hintertux Schleierwasserfall.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Wattens attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Wattens takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Wattens sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Wattens

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Swarovski Kristallwelten ©
Specialty Museum
Swarovski Kristallwelten
3.4
Hintertux Schleierwasserfall ©
Scenic Walking Area
Hintertux Schleierwasserfall
5.0

3
nights
Innsbruck

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Congress innsbruck, enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), admire the landmark architecture of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then admire the landmark architecture of Imperial Palace, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Alpenzoo. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, hit the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, then explore the activities along Kaltwassersee, and finally hit the slopes at Rosshutte.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Innsbruck trip itinerary planner.

Innsbruck is just a short distance from Wattens. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 12 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Ski Area
Bergisel Ski Jump
4.4

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