5 days in Austria Itinerary

5 days in Austria Itinerary

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Vienna
— 1 day
Fly
2
Kaprun
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Hallstatt
— 1 night
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Vienna — 1 day

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.
On the 2nd (Thu), savor the flavors at Food & Drink and then appreciate the history behind Volksgarten.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna online tour planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Vienna is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. In June in Vienna, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Kaprun.
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Wineries · Tours · Parks

Kaprun — 2 nights

Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. On the 3rd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) and then explore the activities along Lake Zell. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Kitzsteinhorn and then admire all the interesting features of Grossglockner High Alpine Road.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kaprun trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Vienna to Kaprun in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Kaprun, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salzburg.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Side Trips

Salzburg — 1 night

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 5th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, and then examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip planner.

Drive from Kaprun to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In June in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Hallstatt.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Hallstatt — 1 night

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 6th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, go deep underground at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and then take in panoramic vistas at Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hallstatt trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.
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Historic Sites

Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Churches
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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