11 days in Austria Itinerary

11 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria trip itinerary planner
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Fly
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Vienna
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hallstatt
— 3 nights
Bus
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Salzburg
— 1 night
Train
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Zell am See
— 1 night
Train
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Vienna
— 1 day
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Vienna — 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes World of Souvenirs, Chocolate Museum Vienna, Bonbons Anzinger, and other attractions you added. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof) and Graben and Kohlmarkt. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Donau Zentrum.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Vienna trip itinerary planning website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Vienna is an approximately 7-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Vienna. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in October: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hallstatt.
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Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
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Hallstatt — 3 nights

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Get outdoors at Dachstein Giant Ice Caves and Badestrand Hallstatt. Step off the beaten path and head to Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick" and Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Old Town, examine the collection at Museum Hallstatt, tour the pleasant surroundings at Obertraun Bathing Area/Lakeside Recreation Area, and pause for some serene contemplation at Hallstatt Lutheran Church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hallstatt visit planner.

Drive from Vienna to Hallstatt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Salzburg.
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Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature
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Salzburg — 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian).

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Salzburg holiday planner.

Getting from Hallstatt to Salzburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Zell am See.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Tours
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Zell am See — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get outside with Klammsee, indulge in some personalized pampering at Tauern Spa, then explore the activities along Lake Zell, and finally try to win big at Casino Zell am See.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Zell am See itinerary builder site.

Drive from Salzburg to Zell am See in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Zell am See, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Vienna.
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Casinos · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Spas
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Vienna — 1 day

City of Dreams

Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Vienna itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Zell am See to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to fly back home.
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Wineries · Tours · Shopping · Museums
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Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Specialty Museums
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.
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