23 days in Slovenia & Austria Itinerary

23 days in Slovenia & Austria Itinerary

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23 days in Slovenia & Austria Itinerary

Start: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  9 h
1
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Bovec, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Innsbruck, Austria
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Kaprun, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

4
nights
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Escape the urban bustle at Bled Island and Skocjan Caves. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lake Bohinj and Parasailing & Paragliding. Get out of town with these interesting Ljubljana side-trips: Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps (in Kranjska Gora). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, take in the views from Triple Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Preseren Square.

For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana online trip itinerary planner .

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Ljubljana is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Ljubljana due to the time zone difference. In June, Ljubljana is much colder than Riyadh - with highs of 29°C and lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Bovec.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Bled, Škocjan Caves, Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps, Lake Bohinj, Vintgar Gorge
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Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps ©
Vrsic Pass - Julian Alps
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Škocjan Caves ©
Škocjan Caves

2
nights
Bovec, Slovenia

In the north-west part of Slovenia, Bovec sits in an area known for its rich and colorful culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Kobarid Museum, then take in the dramatic scenery at Kozjak Waterfalls, and then whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bovec holiday builder site .

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Bovec takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Bovec sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Bovec

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Kobarid
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
River Rafting & Tubing

4
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Altstadt von Innsbruck and Schloss Ambras Innsbruck (Ambras Castle) will appeal to history buffs. Visiting Rosshutte and Leutascher Geisterklamm will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Innsbruck side-trips: Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital), Heiliger Martin (in Gries im Sellrain) and Ischgl (Ischgl-Samnaun ski area & Die Pfarrkirche Ischgl). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, identify plant and animal life at Hinterriss-Eng, and step into the grandiose world of Burgruine Thaur.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Bovec to Innsbruck in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kaprun.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ischgl, Stubaier Gletscher, Leutascher Geisterklamm, Hinterriss-Eng, Kundler Klamm
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Rosshutte ©
Rosshutte
Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area ©
Ischgl-Samnaun ski area

2
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Kaprun, Austria

Kaprun ©
Kaprun is a municipality in the Zell am See District in the state of Salzburg, Austria. On the 6th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kitzsteinhorn and then cruise along Grossglockner High Alpine Road. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zell, then head outdoors with Sigmund-Thun-Klamm, then take in the dramatic scenery at Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pfarrkirche "Zum Heiligen Andreas".

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kaprun online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Innsbruck to Kaprun in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. July in Kaprun sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Kaprun

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lake Zell, Grossglockner High Alpine Road, Pfarrkirche "Zum Heiligen Andreas", Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle)
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Kitzsteinhorn ©
Kitzsteinhorn
Grossglockner High Alpine Road ©
Grossglockner High Alpine Road
Krimml Falls (Krimmler Wasserfalle) ©

4
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Petersfriedhof. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Schloss Hellbrunn and Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen. Go for a jaunt from Salzburg to Mauthausen to see KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Franziskanerkirche, and don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt.

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Traveling by car from Kaprun to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen, Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen ©
KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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nights
Vienna, Austria

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Schonbrunn Palace and Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof). Shop till you drop at Vienna Naschmarkt and Beer Store Vienna. Get out of town with these interesting Vienna side-trips: Wachau Valley (in Joching) and Melk Abbey (in Melk). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, examine the collection at The Hofburg, and take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna.

For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna road trip planning app .

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Vienna are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Wachau Valley, Melk Abbey
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Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace

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