Nestled in the heart of Europe, this picturesque country offers a delightful mix of natural beauty, rich history, and cultural heritage. From the magnificent Alpine landscapes to the enchanting cities of Vienna, Salzburg, and Innsbruck, Austria is a haven for travellers seeking diverse experiences. Embark on an unforgettable journey and create lifelong memories on your holiday in Austria!
Explore Austria’s stunning Alpine landscapes. Take in the breathtaking views of the Austrian Alps, with their snow-capped peaks, lush meadows, and crystal-clear lakes. Discover the beauty of the Salzkammergut region, renowned for its picturesque lakeside villages like Hallstatt and Wolfgangsee. Experience the thrill of outdoor activities such as hiking, skiing, and mountain biking. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of nature, breathing in the fresh alpine air and rejuvenating your senses. Austria’s landscapes provide a serene escape and a chance to connect with the wonders of the natural world.
Indulge in the rich cultural heritage of Austria’s cities. Visit Vienna, the imperial capital, and marvel at its grand architecture, including the iconic Schönbrunn Palace and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Experience the city’s vibrant music scene by attending a classical concert or opera performance. Explore the birthplace of Mozart in Salzburg, with its baroque architecture and picturesque old town. Discover the charming city of Innsbruck, nestled in the heart of the Alps, and admire its historic buildings, including the Golden Roof and the Imperial Palace. Austria’s cities offer a blend of history, art, and cultural experiences that will captivate your senses.
Savour the flavours of Austrian cuisine. Indulge in hearty dishes such as Wiener Schnitzel, Tafelspitz (boiled beef), and traditional Austrian pastries like Sachertorte and Apfelstrudel. Sample local wines from the vineyards of the Wachau Valley or enjoy a warm cup of coffee in a traditional Viennese café. Explore bustling food markets to taste regional specialities and discover local ingredients. Austria’s culinary delights will satisfy your taste buds and leave you craving for more.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
SUMMER – The hills are alive with the sound of music…!
WINTER – A winter sports paradise, and those who love a Christmas Market or two.
Less than two hours from the UK
For those who love culture and architecture, head for the cities. You’ll unlikely find as beautiful city as Vienna. Out of the cities, and it becomes the playground for those who love the outdoors!
HOW TO GET THERE
There are flights from all over the UK to Salzburg in the winter for the ski season, with many airports also having a year-round link to Vienna. There are also additional flights to Innsbruck, Klagenfurt and Linz.
Officially German, although you’ll find some Italian in the South Tyrol and English is very widely understood.
IDEAL TO COMBINE WITH
It’s natural to stay in the city and then move out to the countryside – either in Vienna, or Salzburg. It’s also easy to get to nearby countries such as Germany, Italy and Slovenia.
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