8 days in Austria Itinerary

8 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria attractions planner
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Fly to Munich, Train to Salzburg
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Salzburg
— 2 nights
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Vienna
— 5 nights
Fly

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Salzburg — 2 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Fortress Hohensalzburg, get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Museum der Moderne Monchsberg.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg travel planner.

Amman, Jordan to Salzburg is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive. Traveling from Amman to Salzburg, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Salzburg is a bit cooler than Amman - with highs of 4°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vienna.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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Vienna — 5 nights

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 sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, ponder the world of politics at Rathaus, and see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Vienna attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In January, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Austria travel guide

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Castles · Art Museums · Architectural Buildings
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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