5 days in Salzburg, Hallstatt & Vienna Itinerary

5 days in Salzburg, Hallstatt & Vienna Itinerary

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5 days in Salzburg, Hallstatt & Vienna Itinerary

Sharm El Sheikh
Fly + train:  15​h 15​min
Salzburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Hallstatt
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Vienna
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Sharm El Sheikh

1
day
Salzburg

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg, then make a trip to Stiegl-Brauwelt, then take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Salzburg trip maker site .

Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt to Salzburg is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sharm El Sheikh to Salzburg. In March, Salzburg is much colder than Sharm El Sheikh - with highs of 13°C and lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hallstatt.

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Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Untersberg
Untersberg
Stiegl-Brauwelt ©
Stiegl-Brauwelt

1
day
Hallstatt

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 3rd (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Parish of the Assumption, choose your vessel at Lake Hallstatt Explorer, and then take in panoramic vistas at Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt trip planning app .

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Vienna.

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Parish of the Assumption ©
Parish of the Assumption
Lake Hallstatt Explorer ©
Lake Hallstatt Explorer
Hallstatt Skywalk ©

2
days
Vienna

Vienna ©
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.
On the 4th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Schönbrunn Palace and then meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): admire the striking features of Rathaus, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Center of Vienna, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna trip itinerary builder app .

Drive from Hallstatt to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In March, daytime highs in Vienna are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Schönbrunn Palace ©
Schönbrunn Palace
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo

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