9 days in Austria Itinerary

9 days in Austria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Austria vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Vienna
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Neustift im Stubaital
— 1 night
Drive
3
Salzburg
— 3 nights
Train to Munich, Fly to Dubai

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Vienna

— 4 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.
Bring the kids along to Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, examine the collection at MuseumsQuartier Wien, contemplate the long history of Historic Center of Vienna, and ponder the world of politics at Rathaus.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Vienna trip itinerary website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Vienna is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Vienna is minus 3 hours. In December, Vienna is colder than Dubai - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Neustift im Stubaital.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Neustift im Stubaital

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Innsbruck, take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), then take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then pause for some serene contemplation at Dom zu St. Jakob, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Neustift im Stubaital trip website.

Getting from Vienna to Neustift im Stubaital by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December in Neustift im Stubaital, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Neustift im Stubaital

Historic Sites · Museums

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, shop like a local with Getreidegasse, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Salzburg, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg day trip website.

Traveling by car from Neustift im Stubaital to Salzburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. December in Salzburg sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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Austria travel guide

4.5
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.