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Austria's Grand Imperial Cities by Rail
Journey by rail to discover the wonders of Austria’s iconic cities. Witness the grandeur of Vienna’s imperial past, soak up the medieval architecture of Mozart’s birth place in Salzburg and finally arrive into mountainous Innsbruck and explore the verdant alpine region.
- Style: Rail
- Duration: 7 days/6 nights
- Starts in: Vienna
Guide Price £495
Day 1 Vienna
Arrive in Vienna and begin to explore the rich culture of this wonderful city.
Day 2 Vienna
Start your morning with a Vienna Food, Coffee and Market Tour, your guide will take you to hidden local markets stopping for a snack or two along the way and learn of the traditional Viennese coffee culture. This afternoon perhaps visit the Gothic masterpiece of St Stephen’s Cathedral, a magnificent towering building in the heart of the city.
Day 3 Vienna to Salzburg
Board the train bound for Salzburg, taking in picturesque scenery en route. On arrival begin to absorb the medieval atmosphere that still pervades the narrow streets of the Old Town. If time permits, perhaps visit the Hohensalzburg Fortress to admire far reaching views of the city and surrounding mountains.
Day 4 Salzburg
Today, take the time to enjoy the city’s manicured parks and burgeoning arts scene. Stop for lunch at one of the traditional delis before spending the afternoon immersed in Salzburg’s musical legacy. Explore the grandeur of Mozart’s grand residence and relax in the evening at one of the city’s lovely concert halls.
Day 5 Salzburg to Innsbruck
Say goodbye to fairy tale turrets as you board your train, bound for Innsbruck. Admire the scenery on this truly spectacular rail journey before arriving in the Tyrolian capital, Innsbruck. Capture the colourful architecture before an evening meal to taste the flourishing bohemian dining scene.
Day 6 Innsbruck
Spend the morning weaving through the city’s Old Town and perhaps hop on the Nordkette cable car to discover one of the many gentle walking trails in the surrounding mountains. Electric bikes can be hired locally to explore further and make the most of the lush alpine landscape.
Day 7 Innsbruck
Take in the dramatic scenery one final time, before your fun-filled rail holiday comes to an end.
- First Class rail between Vienna, Salzburg and Innsbruck
- 6 nights 3 accommodation
- Vienna Food, Coffee and Market Tour
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