Experience the best of the Austrian Alps and really enjoy this beautiful country the way it’s meant to be, only on a holiday with Holidaysmith. Start from Prague – the heavenly Eastern European city that is possibly the most charming in Europe, and a super-cool, party-central at night. Then you go to Salzburg for a couple of nights. From there, head to Zell Am See which is one of the hidden gems of the Austrian Alps. Enjoy the outdoors here, with myriad options for easy hiking and adventure activities like paragliding, sky-diving, river-rafting and so on.
You can extend your stay in the Alps with more hidden gems like Kitzbuhel and the Zillertal Valley. Eventually, head back to Vienna for the end of your tour. Choose what appeals to you the most, as everything is fully customizable and hassle-free, only on a holiday with Holidaysmith!
Day 1: Prague
Arrive in Prague and settle into this picturesque city. As Prague remained unscathed in the world wars, its one of the best places to experience the old-world charms of Europe. Overnight at Prague.
Day 2: Prague
Explore this beautiful city on foot or by Segway - that's the best way to appreciate its great beauty, right from Prague Castle to the famous Charles Bridge. Later, experience the cool vibe of Prague's famed nightlife. Overnight at Prague.
Day 3: Prague – Salzburg
Cross back into Austria and settle in to Salzburg. Later, explore this beautiful city on your own. Overnight at Salzburg.
Day 4: Salzburg
Spend the day on a tour of the dreamy lakes and mountains like Wolfgang See, in and around Salzburg. Or indulge in a bit of adventure by visiting the Werfen Ice caves. Overnight at Salzburg.
Day 5: Salzburg – Zell Am See
Head to the picturesque alpine village of Zell Am See, one of the most beautiful spots in the Austrian Alps, located on the shores of an idyllic lake. Spend the rest of the day at leisure indulging in a host of outdoor activities. Overnight at Zell Am See.
Day 6: Zell Am See
Spend the day at leisure in Zell Am See. Zell Am See offers a long line-up of activities, right from easy hikes, cycling and paragliding to more adrenalin-pumping activities like sky-diving, so take your pick!
Moreover, there are several cable cars like Schmittenhohe and Kitzsteinhorn accessible from Zell Am See, from where you can enjoy panoramic views and also indulge in short easy hikes. The Kitzsteinhorn glacier also has round the year snow, an amazing viewing platform at 3000m as well as snow activities. Overnight at Zell Am See.
Day 7: Zell am See
Spend another the day at leisure in Zell Am See indulging the available outdoor activities and adventure sports. You can also take boat trips on the lake. Also available are water sports like white-water rafting and canyoning. Overnight at Zell Am See.
Day 8: Zell Am See – Vienna
Take a train back to Vienna and spend the rest of the day at leisure, exploring the city on your own.
Day 9: Vienna
Take a tour of the city, including a visit to the royal Schonbrunn Palace. Don’t miss Vienna’s cafes, especially known for delicious chocolate desserts. On the last day, there is also last-minute shopping to catch up with and Vienna is great for that too. Overnight at Vienna.
Day 10: Vienna – India
May to September
Mountains & lakes, Hiking, Adventure Sports, Self-drive Holidays, Long Holidays
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