6 days in Austria Itinerary

6 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Innsbruck
— 2 nights
2
Salzburg
— 1 night
3
Vienna
— 2 nights

2
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Leutascher Geisterklamm and Altstadt von Innsbruck. Get outdoors at Bergisel Ski Jump and Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Innsbruck: Hinterriss-Eng (in Hinterriss), Wasserfall-Erlebnisweg Ehrwald (in Ehrwald) and Kaltwassersee (in Seefeld in Tirol).

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck trip planner.

Helsinki, Finland to Innsbruck is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Innsbruck is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in October; daily highs in Innsbruck reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle), Hinterriss-Eng, Wasserfall-Erlebnisweg Ehrwald, Kaltwassersee, Leutascher Geisterklamm
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Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) ©
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle)
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
Hinterriss-Eng ©
Hinterriss-Eng

1
night
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Mirabell Palace, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, thentake some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Salzburg day trip planning site.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Untersberg
Untersberg
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): make a trip to Stephansplatz, thenstep into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, thenadmire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Ringstrasse, thenadmire the striking features of Hundertwasserhaus, and then examine the collection at The Hofburg.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Vienna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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