22 days in Austria Itinerary

22 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newcastle
Train + Fly:  30 h
1
Salzburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Alpbach
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Fiss
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Neustift im Stubaital
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Vienna
— 7 nights
Fly + Train:  28 h
End: Newcastle

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
When in Salzburg, make a side trip to see Hallstatter See in Hallstatt, approximately Hallstatt away. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, explore the galleries of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, and admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg holiday planner.

Newcastle, Australia to Salzburg is an approximately 30- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Newcastle to Salzburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newcastle in May, expect nights in Salzburg to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alpbach.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Alpbach

Alpbach ©
Alpbach is a town in western Austria in the state of Tyrol.HistoryThe earliest written record of the name Alpbach comes from 1150, although human settlement is known to have begun there before and around the year 1000, and a bronze axe found at Steinberger Joch in 1860 suggests that the route was already in use in the Hallstatt period.Christianity was first brought to the region in the 7th and 8th centuries by Irish and Scottish monks, and the patron saint of the parish church is in fact St. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alpbach: St. Sixtus and Oswald Church (in Niederau), Kitzbuhel (Liebfrauenkirche & Pfarrkirche "Zum Heiligen Andreas") and Spruce Tree Castle (in Zell im Zillertal). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hinterriss-Eng, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kitzsteinhorn, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tiefenbachklamm, and have some family-friendly fun at Alpbachtaler Lauser-Sauser.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Alpbach visit planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Alpbach in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Fiss.

Things to do in Alpbach

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kitzbuhel, Kitzsteinhorn, Ski-Optimal Hochzillertal, St. Sixtus and Oswald Church, FeuerWerk
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Hinterriss-Eng ©
Hinterriss-Eng
Ski-Optimal Hochzillertal ©
Ski-Optimal Hochzillertal
Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn

3
nights
Fiss

Fiss ©
Fiss is a municipality in the Landeck district in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 10.50 km south of Landeck on the upper course of the Inn River. Explore Fiss' surroundings by going to St. Anton am Arlberg (Senn's Wonder Walking Trail & St. Anton), Blindsee (in Biberwier) and Pfarrkirche Hl. Antonius in Niederthai (in Umhausen). There's still lots to do: trek along Forscherpfad Wanderweg, head outdoors with Lechweg, and stroll around Wolfsee.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Fiss sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Alpbach to Fiss in 2 hours. May in Fiss sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Neustift im Stubaital.

Things to do in Fiss

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

St. Anton am Arlberg, Lechweg, Blindsee, Pfarrkirche Hl. Antonius in Niederthai, Forscherpfad Wanderweg
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St. Anton ©
St. Anton
Lechweg ©
Lechweg
Wolfsee ©
Wolfsee

3
nights
Neustift im Stubaital

Neustift im Stubaital ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Hintertuxer Glecier (in Hintertux) and Innsbruck (Schloss Ambras Innsbruck & Dom zu St. Jakob).

Plan trip to Neustift im Stubaital with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Fiss to Neustift im Stubaital takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Fiss in May: high temperatures in Neustift im Stubaital hover around 15°C and lows are around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Neustift im Stubaital

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Innsbruck, Hintertuxer Glecier, Pfarrkirche Fulpmes
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Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl)
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck ©
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck

7
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Neustift im Stubaital to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Neustift im Stubaital in May; daily highs in Vienna reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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