15 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria tour planner
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Salzburg
— 3 nights
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Innsbruck
— 3 nights
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Ischgl
— 1 night
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Obergurgl
— 1 night
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Vienna
— 6 nights
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Salzburg — 3 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salzburg: Skiparadies Zauchensee-Flachauwinkl-Kleinarl (in Altenmarkt im Pongau) and Obertauern Ski Resort (in Obertauern). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg, make a trip to Stiegl Brauwelt, contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, and take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Salzburg trip planner.

Washington, USA to Salzburg is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington to Salzburg is 6 hours. Traveling from Washington in February, you will find days in Salzburg are a bit cooler (41°F), and nights are about the same (27°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Innsbruck.
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Innsbruck — 3 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Innsbruck: Mayrhofner Bergbahnen (in Mayrhofen), Hintertuxer Gletscher (in Hintertux) and Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, stroll through Rosshutte, and get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck online route maker.

Getting from Salzburg to Innsbruck by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In February in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ischgl.
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Ischgl — 1 night

Ischgl is a town in the Paznaun Valley in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Die Pfarrkirche Ischgl, then fly down the slopes at St. Anton, and finally fly down the slopes at See Ski Resort.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ischgl day trip planning site.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Ischgl in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. February in Ischgl sees daily highs of 41°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Obergurgl.
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Obergurgl — 1 night

Obergurgl is a village in the Ötztal Alps in Tyrol, Austria. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): hit the slopes at Obergurgl-Hochgurgl.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Obergurgl trip planner.

Getting from Ischgl to Obergurgl by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Ischgl in February; daily highs in Obergurgl reach 35°F and lows reach 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Vienna.
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Vienna — 6 nights

City of Dreams

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: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Hofburg, make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, and admire the striking features of Haus der Musik Wien.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vienna online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Obergurgl to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Obergurgl in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Vienna: highs are around 41°F and lows about 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.
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Austria travel guide

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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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