3-Day Austria Road Trip in Vienna

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Starts in
Vienna
Ends in
Vienna
Duration
3 days & 2 nights
Available
All Year

Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 3-day road trip through Austria.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Austria. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Vienna.

We'll help you experience the best 3 days in Austria you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Austria at Vienna, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Austria, including the stunning Belvedere Palace and Schönbrunn Palace.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the region of Vienna, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Holiday Inn Vienna City. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star Hotel Sacher Wien. Travelers looking for the best cheap accommodation could choose the 3-star Wombats City Hostel -The Naschmarkt. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent Vienna Operahouse in the city of Vienna. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing St. Stephen's Cathedral and Prater.

From the spectacular Schönbrunn Palace Park in the city of Vienna to the unforgettable Schönbrunn Zoo in the city of Vienna, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Austria.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Austria. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Austria.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Austria, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Austria has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Austria. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 2 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 2 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Austria fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Austria today!

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Included

2 nights hotel
Breakfast
3 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Vienna - city in AustriaVienna

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Attractions

Prater, KG Leopoldstadt, Leopoldstadt, Vienna, AustriaPrater
Roman Ruin, KG Schönbrunn, Hietzing, Vienna, AustriaSchönbrunn Palace Park
Schönbrunn ZooSchönbrunn Zoo
Belvedere Palace, KG Landstraße, Landstraße, Vienna, AustriaBelvedere Palace
Roman Ruin, KG Schönbrunn, Hietzing, Vienna, AustriaSchönbrunn Palace
Wiener StaatsoperVienna Operahouse
St. Stephen's Cathedral, Innere Stadt, Vienna, AustriaSt Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg, Innere Stadt, Vienna, AustriaThe Hofburg
Museum of Natural History Vienna, Innere Stadt, Vienna, AustriaMuseum of Natural History Vienna
MuseumsQuartier, KG Neubau, Neubau, Vienna, AustriaMuseumsQuartier

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Travel dates
Dec 15 - Dec 17

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Day 1

Day 1 in Vienna - Arrival Day

  • Vienna - Arrival Day
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  • Prater
  • Schönbrunn Palace Park
  • Schönbrunn Zoo
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Austria begins when you reach the incredible region of Vienna. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the region of Vienna is the Hotel Sacher Wien.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Holiday Inn Vienna City.

Alternatively, the best cheap hostel in the region of Vienna is the Wombats City Hostel -The Naschmarkt. This 3-star hostel is rated an average of 87.23 out of 5 stars by 3,448 guests.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the region of Vienna, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Vienna has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Prater. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 92,241 visitors.

Schönbrunn Palace Park is another popular attraction in Vienna. This unforgettable attraction is a château and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 48,225 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in Vienna is Schönbrunn Zoo. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 42,548 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Vienna, Bockshorn Irish Pub. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,158 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Vienna is die Feinkosterei Schwarz-Hirsch. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 668 customers.

Locals recommend Lebenbauer as one of the best restaurants in the city of Vienna. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 517 customers.

Vienna also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Vienna is Bockshorn Irish Pub. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,158 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Vienna is Needle Vinyl Bar. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 774 customers.

Locals also enjoy Grüner Kakadu. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 568 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 3-day vacation in Austria!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Vienna

  • Vienna
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  • Belvedere Palace
  • Schönbrunn Palace
  • Vienna Operahouse
  • St Stephen's Cathedral
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Day 2 will take you to the best attractions the region of Vienna has to offer, such as the incredible Belvedere Palace, Schönbrunn Palace, and Vienna Operahouse.

You’ll continue exploring the region of Vienna on day 2 of your self-drive road trip through Austria. Take advantage of this break from your road trip by spending another day sightseeing and eating at some of the best restaurants in Austria.

There are plenty of attractions, markets, and restaurants for you to experience today in the region of Vienna. Your accommodation will be conveniently located close to several of the best attractions you won't want to miss.

You'll be able to visit more of the best travel destinations like the extraordinary Belvedere Palace. This attraction is a chapel and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 50,492 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations in Vienna is the spectacular Schönbrunn Palace. This attraction is a château and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 116,269 visitors.

You could then travel to the amazing Vienna Operahouse opera house. This outstanding attraction has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 40,228 visitors.

St. Stephen's Cathedral is another stop you might want to add to your itinerary. This catholic cathedral is a popular destination among visitors in Vienna. Rated at an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 87,863 visitors, it’s one many travelers find worthy a visit.

Your discovery of Austria does not have to stop there. Check out the fantastic selection of tours and tickets offered in Vienna on this day of your trip. This experience and allows you the opportunity to explore fantastic attractions. Include this activity on your itinerary or choose among other memorable tours in Vienna.

After a long day of exploring some of the most popular attractions in Austria, be sure to eat at Naschmarkt, which is considered one of the best restaurants in the city of Vienna. This restaurant is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 43,957 customers.

Alternatively, another of the top restaurants in the city of Vienna is the popular Figlmüller – Restaurant Bäckerstraße. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 15,227 customers.

Another great restaurant we recommend in the city of Vienna is Plachutta Wollzeile. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 6,398 customers.

When you’ve finished your meal, Josef Cocktailbar is one of the best bars in the city of Vienna for an after-dinner drink. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 508 customers.

Flanagans is another of the most popular bars in the city of Vienna. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 3,132 customers.

Alternatively, a great bar that locals enjoy in the city of Vienna is Crossfield's Australian Pub. Crossfield's Australian Pub has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,326 customers.

Stopping at one of these popular bars is the perfect way to celebrate another incredible day in the magical city of Vienna!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Vienna - Departure Day

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  • The Hofburg
  • Museum of Natural History Vienna
  • MuseumsQuartier
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Day 3 of your road trip in Austria is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Vienna before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

The Hofburg is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Vienna. This castle and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 40,011.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the Museum of Natural History Vienna museum is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.7 out of 5-star rating from 25,670 reviews.

You can also stop at MuseumsQuartier art museum to capture the beauty and wonder of Vienna one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 26,658.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the region of Vienna before you conclude your short European break.

You could then enjoy your last meal in the city of Vienna at Lugeck before you travel home. This popular restaurant is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 4,346 customers.

Alternatively, we also recommend Reinthaler's Beisl for your last chance at a meal in the city of Vienna. The Reinthaler's Beisl restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,346 customers.

If you'd prefer a popular restaurant that locals enjoy, try Puerstner. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,511 customers.

You’ll then say farewell to Austria and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Austria!

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