9 days in Upper Austria Itinerary

9 days in Upper Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Moline
Fly + Drive:  18 h 45 min
1
Mauthausen
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Obertraun
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Mondsee
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  21 h
End: Moline

2
nights
Mauthausen

Mauthausen ©
Mauthausen is a small market town in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen and Burgruine Windhaag. Get some cultural insight at Die Pfarrkirche St. Nikolaus zu Mauthausen and Augustiner Chorherrenstift Sankt Florian. Explore Mauthausen's surroundings by going to Burgruine Prandegg (in Schoenau im Muehlkreis), St Giles Church (in Grein) and Parish Kefermarkt (in Kefermarkt). There's lots more to do: get curious at Das Apothekenmuseum Mauthausen, examine the collection at Steyrtalbahn, take in the spiritual surroundings of Stiftskirche Garsten, and explore the historical opulence of Burg Clam.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Mauthausen visit planning website.

Moline, USA to Mauthausen is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Moline to Mauthausen. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Obertraun.

Things to do in Mauthausen

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Burg Clam, Burgruine Prandegg, Augustiner Chorherrenstift Sankt Florian, Burgruine Windhaag, Paneum
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KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen ©
KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen
Burgruine Windhaag ©
Burgruine Windhaag
Burg Clam ©
Burg Clam

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Obertraun

Obertraun ©
Obertraun, Upper Austria is a village in the Salzkammergut, a region in Austria. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Salzwelten, enjoy breathtaking views from Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick", then get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, and finally examine the collection at Museum Hallstatt. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Kurpark, explore the activities along Hallstatter See, make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hallstatt Lutheran Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parish of the Assumption.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Obertraun visit planner.

Drive from Mauthausen to Obertraun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Mondsee.

Things to do in Obertraun

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Hallstatt, Kurpark
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Parish of the Assumption ©
Parish of the Assumption

3
nights
Mondsee

Mondsee ©
Mondsee is a town in the Vöcklabruck district in the Austrian state of Upper Austria located on the shore of the lake Mondsee. On the 19th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Michael Pacher-Haus, pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarre St. Wolfgang, see the interesting displays at Komponierhaeuschen von Gustav Mahler, then make a splash at Alpenseebad Mondsee, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilika St. Michael, and finally examine the collection at Museum Mondseeland Und Osterreichisches Pfahlbaumuseum. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Klo & So - Museum fur historische Sanitarobjekte, explore the historical opulence of Seeschloss Ort, pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Johannesbergkapelle, then examine the collection at Oldtimer- und Erlebnismuseum Rund ums Rad, and finally stop by Tostmann Trachten.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mondsee trip planner.

You can drive from Obertraun to Mondsee in 1.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Mondsee

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

St. Wolfgang, Traunkirchen, Gmunden, Kathe Zwach Galerie, Oldtimer- und Erlebnismuseum Rund ums Rad
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Basilika St. Michael ©
Basilika St. Michael
Pfarre St. Wolfgang ©
Pfarre St. Wolfgang
Tostmann Trachten ©
Tostmann Trachten