16 days in Austria, Amsterdam & Prague Itinerary

16 days in Austria, Amsterdam & Prague Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Begijnhof. Get in touch with nature at Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, steep yourself in history at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kinderboerderij Gliphoeve.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam road trip planning site.

New Delhi, India to Amsterdam is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Amsterdam. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to fly to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Nature

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Prague, Czech Republic

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Get in touch with nature at Devil's Channel and Kralovska Obora-Stromovka. Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, explore the different monuments and memorials at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, and take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Prague trip itinerary app.

Fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Prague

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
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Salzburg, Austria

— 4 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Popular historic sites such as Schloss Hellbrunn and Salzburg Cathedral are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Untersberg and Grossglockner. Venture out of the city with trips to Kitzsteinhorn (in Kaprun) and Kundler Klamm (in Muhltal). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Salzburg trip app.

You can drive from Prague to Salzburg in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Salzburg sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

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Vienna, Austria

— 3 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.
St. Stephen's Cathedral and Historic Center of Vienna will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schottenkirche, walk around Prater, and examine the collection at The Hofburg.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May in Vienna, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums
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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.