15 days in Austria Itinerary

15 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  5 h
1
Innsbruck
— 5 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Vienna
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Graz
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Salzburg
— 5 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 30 min
End: London

5
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Visiting Ischgl-Samnaun ski area and Hochgurgl will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Innsbruck: Venet Bergbahnen (in Zams), St. Anton (in St. Anton am Arlberg) and Skischule Alpinsport Obergurgl (in Obergurgl). There's lots more to do: fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, browse the exhibits of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and look for gifts at Cafe Cardinal.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck trip itinerary planning app.

London, UK to Innsbruck is an approximately 5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Innsbruck. Traveling from London in December, expect Innsbruck to be slightly colder, temps between 6°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Venet Bergbahnen, Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, St. Anton, Hochgurgl, Skischule Alpinsport Obergurgl
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St. Anton ©
St. Anton
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump

4
nights
Vienna

Vienna ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace. Do your shopping at Graben and Kohlmarkt and Meinl am Graben. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Vienna trip builder app.

Do a combination of train and flight from Innsbruck to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Graz.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace

1
day
Graz

Graz ©
With six universities, Graz represents a young, laid-back, and lively city with nightlife that doesn't stop.
On the 22nd (Thu), see the interesting displays at Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum, contemplate the long history of Stallbastei, then steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Graz, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Uhrturm.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Graz trip builder app.

Drive from Vienna to Graz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Vienna in December, Graz is little chillier at night with lows of -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Graz

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
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Altstadt von Graz ©
Altstadt von Graz
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum ©
Arnold Schwarzenegger Museum
Uhrturm ©
Uhrturm

5
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Head to Residenzgalerie Salzburg and Alte furst-erzbischofliche Hofapothekefor plenty of shopping. Visiting Untersberg and Gollinger Wasserfall will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and look for gifts at Sporer Likör- & Punschmanufaktur.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg attractions planner.

You can drive from Graz to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Gollinger Wasserfall
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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