10 days in Austria Itinerary

10 days in Austria Itinerary

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10 days in Austria Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Vienna
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Achenkirch
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Zell am See
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Hallstatt
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Salzburg
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Riyadh

3
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.
For shopping fun, head to Vienna Naschmarkt or Xocolat. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien and Imperial Palace (Hofburg). There's lots more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Cathedral, and take in nature's colorful creations at Schonbrunn Palace.

To see photos and more tourist information, read our Vienna trip itinerary builder .

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Vienna is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Riyadh in July; daily highs in Vienna reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Achenkirch.

Things to do in Vienna

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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

1
night
Achenkirch

Achenkirch ©
On the 28th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Achensee, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dreifaltigkeitskirche Church (Church of the Holy Trinity), and then stroll through Badestrand Achensee Nord.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Achenkirch trip app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vienna to Achenkirch. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Zell am See.

Things to do in Achenkirch

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Dreifaltigkeitskirche Church (Church of the Holy Trinity), Achensee
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Badestrand Achensee Nord ©
Badestrand Achensee Nord
Achensee ©
Achensee

1
night
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 29th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell and then hit the slopes at Kitzsteinhorn.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Zell am See trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Achenkirch to Zell am See in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Zell am See are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kitzsteinhorn
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Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn
Lake Zell ©
Lake Zell

1
night
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 30th (Mon): explore the activities along Hallstatter See, then enjoy the sand and surf at Badestrand Hallstatt, then tour the water at your own pace with Lake Hallstatt Explorer, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption.

Discover how to plan a Hallstatt trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Zell am See to Hallstatt by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

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Badestrand Hallstatt ©
Badestrand Hallstatt
Parish of the Assumption ©
Parish of the Assumption
Hallstatter See ©
Hallstatter See

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Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Salzburg Fortress (Festung Hohensalzburg) and Salzburg Museum. Head to Alte furst-erzbischofliche Hofapotheke and Getreidegassefor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and stop by Swarovski Shop.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip app .

You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Salzburg are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

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Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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