5 days in Austria Itinerary

5 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salzburg
— 1 day
2
Hallstatt
— 1 night
3
Zell am See
— 1 night
4
Innsbruck
— 2 nights

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Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, thenget engrossed in the history at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg journey maker tool.

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major aiports are Salzburg Airport, Linz Hörsching Airport and Innsbruck Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle

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Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): let little ones run wild at Obertraun Bathing Area/Lakeside Recreation Area, thentake in the awesome beauty at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Badestrand Hallstatt, and finally stroll the grounds of Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Hallstatt trip maker tool.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Zell am See.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Obertraun
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Badestrand Hallstatt ©
Badestrand Hallstatt

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Zell am See

Zell am See ©
Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
On the 30th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell, hit the slopes at Zell Am See, and then trek along New Schmittenhohe Mountain Paths.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Zell am See driving holiday planner.

Getting from Hallstatt to Zell am See by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Zell am See can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Lake Zell ©
Lake Zell
Zell Am See ©
Zell Am See

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Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): stroll around Karwendel Nature Park, hike along Friedensglocke, thenidentify plant and animal life at Leutascher Geisterklamm, and finally fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hit the slopes at Stubaier Gletscher, thenidentify plant and animal life at Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden, thenget engrossed in the history at The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and finally take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm).

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Innsbruck trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zell am See to Innsbruck by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In October in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Friedensglocke, Stubaier Gletscher, Leutascher Geisterklamm, Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden
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Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden ©
Naturschutzgebiet Grosser Ahornboden

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