9 days in Austria Itinerary

9 days in Austria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salzburg
— 3 nights
2
Melk
— 1 night
3
Innsbruck
— 4 nights

3
nights
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get outdoors at Strandbad Perwang am Grabensee and Kitzsteinhorn. Explore hidden gems such as MoenchsbergAufzug and Basilika St. Michael. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salzburg: Obertauern Ski Resort (in Obertauern) and Strandbad Weyregg (in Weyregg am Attersee). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Franziskanerkirche, see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and shop like a local with Getreidegasse.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg vacation builder tool.

Berlin, Germany to Salzburg is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Melk.

Things to do in Salzburg

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Obertauern Ski Resort, Strandbad Perwang am Grabensee, Basilika St. Michael, Kitzsteinhorn, Strandbad Weyregg
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Franziskanerkirche ©
Franziskanerkirche
Strandbad Perwang am Grabensee ©
Strandbad Perwang am Grabensee
MoenchsbergAufzug ©
MoenchsbergAufzug

1
night
Melk

Melk ©
Melk, a small town of about 5,000, hugs the south side of the Danube.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Burgruine Duernstein, thendon't miss a visit to Stift Durnstein, thenappreciate the views at Wachau Valley, and finally contemplate the long history of Melk Abbey.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Melk trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Melk takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Salzburg in March, Melk is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Melk

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Durnstein, Wachau Valley
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Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey
Wachau Valley ©
Wachau Valley
Stift Durnstein ©
Stift Durnstein

4
nights
Innsbruck

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ski Arlberg and Leutascher Geisterklamm. Step out of the city life by going to Kaltwassersee and Ischgl-Samnaun ski area. Venture out of the city with trips to Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital), Obergurgl-Hochgurgl (in Obergurgl) and St. Anton (in St. Anton am Arlberg). The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Mayrhofner Bergbahnen, stroll through Rosshutte, and contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Innsbruck travel route planning site.

Drive from Melk to Innsbruck in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Melk in March, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Innsbruck. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Seefeld in Tirol, Stubaier Gletscher, Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, Ski Arlberg, Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
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Ischgl-Samnaun ski area ©
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area
Kaltwassersee ©
Kaltwassersee
Ski Arlberg ©
Ski Arlberg

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