One-Week Relaxed Austria Road Trip from Vienna to Salzburg

Photo of Vienna Giant Wheel 65m tall Ferris wheel in Prater park in Austria, Vienna.
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Sit back and enjoy a relaxed 8-day road trip in Austria with this laid-back self-drive vacation.

This self-drive package allows you to immerse in the local culture as you travel through the picture-perfect landscapes in Austria at a relaxed pace. Get a dose of comfort, fun, and recreation in Vienna and Salzburg. Make yourself at home at top-rated hotels and stay 4 nights in Vienna and 3 nights in Salzburg. Finally, taste the local food and enjoy a refreshing drink at the most popular restaurants and bars along your road trip route in Austria.

Experience an easy 8-day self-drive tour across Austria with this carefully arranged travel plan. We’ll help you from the beginning to the end of your vacation in Austria so you can leave with the best road trip memories.

Freedom of choice is key to a relaxing road trip in Austria. For your self-drive vacation, we’ll offer you a selection of the best rental vehicles with CDW insurance. Upon arrival in Vienna, you’ll collect your rental car of choice. From there, you’ll begin your 8-day journey across Austria and discover its unique culture, history, and diverse scenery.

You’ll choose among the best hotels and places to stay in Austria. Each stop offers top-notch comfort and unique charm, designed to help you unwind and enjoy your journey. Rest assured, we’ll always offer you accommodations that fit your budget and needs, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable travel experience throughout Austria.

We’ll introduce you to some of the best travel destinations in Austria. This relaxed road trip features the stunning Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna. Another highlight of this self-drive tour is the captivating St. Stephen's Cathedral.

Traveling leisurely through Austria means you could spend as much time as you want at the magnificent Belvedere Palace Chapel. With this travel plan, you could also soak in the atmosphere of the memorable Schönbrunn Palace. Get close to the spectacular Vienna State Opera and the wonderful Hofburg Palace. You’ll have plenty of time to take in each attraction's unique features, learn its unique history, and appreciate it to the fullest.

Between sightseeing, you can make the most of your downtime and join a popular tour in Austria. Tours offer a special way of discovering what else Austria has to offer.

This relaxed road trip also gives you plenty of time to stroll through Austria's shopping hotspots. Here you can visit shops, discover the locals’ way of life, or try various specialties. Check out all the souvenirs and gifts you can buy in the area and bring home a piece of the country that will remind you of your relaxing vacation in Austria.

By the end of your 8-day road trip through Austria, you’ll return home feeling refreshed and enriched by your experience. You’ll have many stories about your pleasant and relaxed road trip vacation in Austria and memories to cherish forever.

This self-drive vacation package includes everything you need for a stress-free, easy road trip through Austria. You’ll have a cozy place to stay for 7 nights, with a selection of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll also provide you with the best car rental you can use throughout the 8 days of your self-drive road trip in Austria. On top of all that, you also have the option to add flights to your travel plan and personalize each day of your itinerary by adding tours and tickets.

This self-drive package includes 24/7 travel support and a step-by-step guide. You can access the guide at any point of your journey through our mobile app, where you can also keep and organize your travel documents.

Spend an amazing 8-day vacation in Austria and get to know more about this fantastic destination. Choose your travel dates and plan a laid-back and relaxed road trip in Austria today!

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Hotel, 7 nights
Rental car, 8 days
CDW Insurance
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Destinations

Church Heiliger Franz of Assisi at Mexikoplatz, Vienna, Austria.Vienna / 4 nights
Austria, Rainbow over Salzburg castleSalzburg / 3 nights

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Photo of aerial view of Schonbrunn Palace is a major tourist attraction in Vienna, Austria.Schönbrunn Palace
Photo of St. Stephen's Cathedral. Vienna, Austria.St Stephen's Cathedral
Photo of the Belvedere Palace in Vienna, Austria.Belvedere Palace Chapel
Schönbrunn_Palace_parkSchönbrunn Palace Park
Photo of a yellow pavillion in the Schonbrunn tiergarten zoological garden in Vienna, Austria.Tiergarten Schönbrunn
Photo of Vienna State Opera house in Austria on a sunny day.Vienna State Opera
Photo of Hofburg palace on St. Michael square (Michaelerplatz), Vienna, Austria.Hofburg Palace
Photo of beautiful view of Salzburg skyline with Festung Hohensalzburg and Salzach river in summer, Salzburg, Salzburger Land, Austria.Fortress Hohensalzburg
Viennese Giant Ferris Wheel, KG Leopoldstadt, Leopoldstadt, Vienna, AustriaViennese Giant Ferris Wheel
Museum of Natural History Vienna, Innere Stadt, Vienna, AustriaMuseum of Natural History Vienna
Photo of the Museumsquartier or MQ or Museums Quartier is an area in the centre of Vienna, Austria.MuseumsQuartier
Photo of Mirabell Palace and Gardens in Summer, Salzburg castle in background.Mirabell Palace
Mozart's Birthplace, Altstadt, Salzburg, AustriaMozart's Birthplace
Photo of Hellbrunn Palace or Schloss Hellbrunn in Salzburg, Austria. Hellbrunn Palace is an early Baroque villa of palatial size in a southern district of the Salzburg city.Hellbrunn Palace
photo of view of Red Bull Hangar-7,Himmelreich Austria.Red Bull Hangar-7
Melk AbbeyMelk Abbey
Laxenburg castles, Gemeinde Laxenburg, Bezirk Mödling, Lower Austria, AustriaLaxenburg Castle Park
photo of view of Mozart statue on Mozart Square (Mozartplatz) located at Salzburg, Austria.Mozartplatz
Haus der Natur, Altstadt, Salzburg, AustriaHaus der Natur
Salzburg Cathedral, Altstadt, Salzburg, AustriaSalzburg Cathedral
MirabellgartenMirabellgarten
Seepromenade Mondsee, Mondsee, Bezirk Vöcklabruck, Upper Austria, AustriaSeepromenade Mondsee
Untersbergbahn GmbH, Grödig, Flachgau, Salzburg, AustriaUntersbergbahn GmbH
Photo of the North view of Liechtenstein Castle .Liechtenstein Castle
Alpenseebad Mondsee, Mondsee, Bezirk Vöcklabruck, Upper Austria, AustriaAlpenseebad Mondsee
Basilika St MichaelKloster Mondsee - Pfarrkirche St Michael

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Day 1 – Vienna - arrival day

Day 1

Day 1 – Vienna - arrival day

  • Vienna - Arrival day
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  • Viennese Giant Ferris Wheel
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Your slow-paced and relaxed road trip through Austria begins when you reach Vienna, where you’ll stay for a total of 4 nights.

Vienna is an outstanding hub for culture, comfort, and exploration. The city offers travelers plenty of experiences to look forward to, including the magnificent Viennese Giant Ferris Wheel. Around 37,411 visitors have rated this fascinating best-rated sightseeing destination and travel destination an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

When you're done sightseeing for the day, you'll check in at one of the best hotels or places to stay in the city. Take your pick and make it your home during your leisurely tour of the city.

Exploring the food culture in Vienna offers you an exciting chance to connect with locals and experience diversity along your relaxed road trip. When you’re ready to eat, we recommend you visit one of the best dining spots in the city.

An excellent example is die Feinkosterei Schwarz-Hirsch. This restaurant offers a menu of comforting meals and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 668 customers.

Lebenbauer serves great food and is a favorite among hungry travelers and locals. This popular restaurant in Vienna has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 517 reviews.

Figlmüller – Restaurant Bäckerstraße is another one of the city’s best restaurants. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 15,227 customers, Figlmüller – Restaurant Bäckerstraße is sure to provide you with an unforgettable dining experience.

If you’re curious about what Vienna looks like at night, a trip to some of the best bars near your accommodation is what you need next. Experience the local nightlife at Bockshorn Irish Pub, our top recommendation in the city. Customers have rated this bar an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 1,158 reviews.

Needle Vinyl Bar offers a variety of refreshing drinks and is one of the best places to relax in Vienna. This well-known city bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 774 customers.

Locals like unwinding at Josef Cocktailbar. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 508 customers and is a perfect place for socializing.

Free your mind of worries and enjoy your first taste of relaxation in Austria! Expect more to come as you continue this laid-back and relaxed road trip in Austria!

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Day 2 – Vienna

Day 2

Day 2 – Vienna

  • Vienna
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Drive 19 km, 1 hour 12 min

  • Belvedere Palace Chapel
  • Schönbrunn Palace
  • Schönbrunn Palace Park
  • Tiergarten Schönbrunn
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On day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Austria, you'll explore the best attractions in Vienna at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Vienna, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 3 nights will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Belvedere Palace Chapel. This incredible chapel has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 66,332 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Austria by seeing another popular site in Vienna, the wonderful Schönbrunn Palace. This château is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 66,332 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Schönbrunn Palace. This château has received an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 53,579 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Tiergarten Schönbrunn. This zoo is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.7 out of 5 stars from 50,414 visitors.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 2 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Austria. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Vienna itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Austria extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Vienna. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Café Landtmann. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 13,586 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Plachutta Wollzeile, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Plachutta Wollzeile is rated 4.3 stars out of 5 by 6,398 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Vollpension. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,641 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Vienna and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular 1516 Brewing Company. This vibrant bar is rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 10,352 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Salm Bräu. Rated 4.3 out of 5 stars by 11,176 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is 7Stern Bräu. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. 7Stern Bräu has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 7,265 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 2 of your relaxed road trip across Austria, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 3 – Vienna

Day 3

Day 3 – Vienna

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Drive 3 km, 45 min

  • MuseumsQuartier
  • Museum of Natural History Vienna
  • Hofburg Palace
  • St Stephen's Cathedral
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Day 3 of your comfortable self-drive tour across Austria gives you another chance to explore the magnificent city of Vienna and visit more of its attractions.

Vienna has plenty of activities and sights, so you won’t be short of things to do during your laid-back and relaxed road trip in Austria. Fortunately, your accommodation, where you’ll be staying for 2 nights more is conveniently located near several of the city’s best attractions.

One of the best stops on your hassle-free journey is the popular MuseumsQuartier, one of the top attractions in the city. In fact, the incredible MuseumsQuartier has a rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 30,180 visitors.

You could also spend some time relaxing at the amazing Museum of Natural History Vienna. This city feature got an average score of 4.8 out of 5 stars from its 33,317 guests.

Another place of interest in the city of Vienna is the notable Hofburg Palace. The popular Hofburg Palace is a highlight of many travel packages in Vienna. As a matter of fact, this remarkable castle has a rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from around 47,034 travelers.

Aside from the above-mentioned attractions in Vienna, you also have the opportunity to stop by the marvelous St. Stephen's Cathedral. Take your time exploring this wonderful catholic cathedral and one of the city’s most notable places. This magnificent site has a rating of 4.7 stars out of 5 from 103,855 visitors.

Get a more in-depth understanding of Vienna by checking out the amazing selection of tours and excursions you can add to your relaxed road trip itinerary. Explore more of the city’s wonders, create memorable experiences, and join laid-back to challenging activities. You’ll be happy to learn that there are plenty of top-rated tours and activities in Vienna.

When it’s time to eat, the city has a variety of restaurants and cuisines to suit your palate and complement your relaxed road trip experience. Take a leisurely walk around Vienna, while looking for a place to eat. Or, check out our top recommendations below and treat yourself to a nice meal.

Lugeck is one of the top restaurants in the city. This Vienna-based food place has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 4,346 guests.

If you’re looking for another option near your accommodation, Reinthaler's Beisl is also one of the best restaurants you can try in the city. Reinthaler's Beisl proved an excellent choice for around 3,346 visitors, who gave the restaurant an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Another local favorite in Vienna is Puerstner, which has an average score of 4.4 out of 5 stars based on 3,511 individuals’ reviews.

After your meal, consider getting a drink at one of the top bars in Vienna, Zum Schwarzen Kameel. This bar enjoys an average rating of 4.4 over 5 stars given by 4,523 customers.

Another drinking place in the city we recommend you try out is Flanagans. Check out its selection of liquors, and learn why it has been rated 4.3 over 5 stars by 3,132 customers.

If you prefer another place to unwind, Crossfield's Australian Pub may be a more excellent choice for you. This bar offers a variety of drinks you can choose from. Around 2,326 customers have rated it an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars.

Toast to an amazing time in Vienna and end day 3 of your slow-paced and relaxed road trip in Austria on a great note!

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Day 4 – Gemeinde Melk, Laxenburg, Gemeinde Mödling, and Salzburg

Day 4

Day 4 – Gemeinde Melk, Laxenburg, Gemeinde Mödling, and Salzburg

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Drive 340 km, 4 hours 11 min

  • Laxenburg Castle Park
  • Liechtenstein Castle
  • Melk Abbey
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Day 4 of your easy and relaxed road trip through Austria gives you the opportunity to travel leisurely and experience two places in one day. You will start your day by exploring some of the best sights in the city of Gemeinde Melk. By the end of the day, you’ll drive in the direction of the city of Salzburg, where you’ll stay at a top-rated hotel of your choice for 3 nights.

When you’re ready to head to your first attraction of the day, the wonderful Melk Abbey is waiting for you. This abbey has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 12,473 visitors.

Make the most of your relaxed road trip vacation by joining activities and tours that let you discover what else Gemeinde Melk has in store for you. There are many top-rated experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your relaxed road trip in Austria. Browse all of your options and reserve your slot before our favorites get fully booked.

Turn on some soothing tunes in the car because it’s now time to drive to the city of Salzburg. In Salzburg, you can choose among the best hotels and places to rest and recharge to complement your relaxed road trip experience in Austria.

After a long day of driving and exploring along your relaxed road trip route, sitting down for a well-cooked restaurant meal in Laxenburg is an excellent idea.

A popular restaurant we recommend you try is STEAKHOUSE MEET2EAT SALZBURG, one of the best restaurants in Laxenburg. With a lovely menu and an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from 545 customers, you can’t go wrong with choosing STEAKHOUSE MEET2EAT SALZBURG.

Locals also recommend Indian Restaurant Taj Mahal as one of the top restaurants in the area. So if you’re feeling hungry, don’t forget to check out the menu at Indian Restaurant Taj Mahal as well. This local-favorite restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 3,149 customers.

If you feel like having something else, you could also book a table at Bärenwirt. Bärenwirt is another of the most popular places to eat in Laxenburg. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 3,298 customers.

Take a stroll around the area, head back to your accommodation for the night, or continue your evening at one of the best-rated bars in the city.

If you would like to celebrate your vacation with a drink, we recommend going to a place like Red Bull Hangar-7. Red Bull Hangar-7 is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 14,007 customers and is one of the best bars you can visit tonight.

Another lively bar worth checking out tonight is Monkeys cafe. Bar. This is the perfect place to enjoy a couple of drinks if you want to continue your celebrations. The average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 851 customers gives you an idea of what to expect from this bar.

Alternatively, head to Darwin's Cafe Bar. This popular bar will bring up your mood and give you a good ending to your night. Darwin's Cafe Bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 658 customers.

Raise your glass in celebration and anticipation of your memorable and relaxing road trip adventure through Austria!

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Day 5 – Salzburg

Day 5

Day 5 – Salzburg

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Drive 21 km, 1 hour 1 min

  • Hellbrunn Palace
  • Mirabell Palace
  • Mirabellgarten
  • Haus der Natur
  • Red Bull Hangar-7
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Day 5 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip through Austria serves as your introduction to Salzburg. This is your chance to experience the very best of the city and appreciate Austria and its distinct culture and people.

Upon arriving in Salzburg, you can check in at the accommodation of your choice for a quick break. This 4-star hotel has an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars from 7,303 former guests.

You’ll enjoy restful days and nights at the 5-star Hyperion Hotel Salzburg. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,298 guests, Hyperion Hotel Salzburg is the best luxury hotel option we recommend while in the city.

The 3-star Austria Trend Hotel Salzburg Messe offers comfort at an affordable price, perfect for practical travelers. Austria Trend Hotel Salzburg Messe is a top-rated budget hotel in Salzburg with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars from 3,480 guests.

These recommendations are among the most popular places to stay in Salzburg. If any of these options are not available during your stay in the city, we’ll provide you with the best alternatives. Our flexible booking system will automatically offer you a selection of accommodations that fit your budget and needs.

You'll enjoy easy access to the most remarkable sights in Salzburg, allowing you to explore the city at a relaxed pace. For example, you can take in the unique atmosphere of the city from the outstanding Hellbrunn Palace. This château and attraction is one of the top travel destinations in Salzburg. The fascinating Hellbrunn Palace has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 19,017 travelers.

Salzburg is also home to the captivating Mirabell Palace, a local château and another popular attraction in the city. About 26,688 visitors have rated this incredible site with 4.6 out of 5 stars.

The extraordinary Mirabell Gardens is another unforgettable place you can visit on your easy and relaxed road trip across Austria. Rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 8,148 travelers, Mirabell Gardens proves to be one of the top sights in the area.

You’ll enjoy the time you’ll spend at the incredible Haus der Natur Salzburg. A trip to this wonderful site will inspire you as it does to more than 500,000 travelers every year. Visitors have rated their experience at this amazing science museum and attraction an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 11,033 reviews.

When you’re in the mood to experience something amazing, we recommend you visit the fantastic Hangar-7. Every year, travelers gather around this fascinating architectural structure and sightseeing spot to appreciate its unique features. Around 14,007 visitors have rated the famous Hangar-7 an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars.

Tours often allow you to see beyond what books and social media feature about Salzburg, its culture, and people. So for a more meaningful travel experience in the city, we recommend you join one of the most popular tours available on this day of your relaxed road trip across Austria.

Mealtimes are the perfect opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture of Austria. After a day of appreciating the best places to visit in Salzburg, explore the city like a local by trying out the best restaurants in the area.

Ranking high on our list of the best restaurants in Salzburg is Zwettler's Wirtshaus. With an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars from 2,457 customers, you really have to try the savory dishes of this excellent restaurant.

Locals love Café Bazar for its delicious meals, and we recommend you visit the restaurant at least once during your stay in Salzburg. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 2,323 customers.

Another alternative is IMLAUER Sky - Bar & Restaurant in Salzburg. This restaurant serves a variety of comforting food and drinks and has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 1,933 customers.

A visit to a top-rated local bar is one of the most refreshing ways to cap off a beautiful night in Salzburg. At Murphy's Law Irish Pub, you can enjoy a mix of fun and relaxation. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 615 customers.

Alternatively, unwind and relive your best memories of this day of your relaxed road trip at Celtic Spirit, another popular bar in the city. Customers have rated this fantastic bar an average of 4.5 out of 5 stars in 504 reviews.

The Salzburg Whiskey Museum - Bar is also one of the best places in Salzburg where you can let loose and enjoy some celebratory drinks. This bar has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 379 customers.

Sleep comfortably and prepare for another day of your laid-back adventure in Austria!

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Day 6 – Salzburg

Day 6

Day 6 – Salzburg

  • Salzburg
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Drive 2 km, 34 min

  • Fortress Hohensalzburg
  • Salzburg Cathedral
  • Mozartplatz
  • Mozart's Birthplace
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On day 6 of your relaxed road trip across Austria, you'll explore the best attractions in Salzburg at your own pace and immerse in the city's unique local culture. Today's laid-back tour features some of the best restaurants and bars in Salzburg, where you can sample some delicious local food.

The accommodation you’ll be staying at for another 1 night will be conveniently located close to several attractions, like the famous Fortress Hohensalzburg. This incredible museum has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars from 43,309 travelers.

Make the most of your slow-paced travel adventure in Austria by seeing another popular site in Salzburg, the wonderful Salzburg Cathedral. This catholic cathedral is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 43,309 travelers.

You can then move on to the incredible Mozartplatz. This square has received an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 12,235 visitors.

Another stop you might want to add to your self-drive itinerary is the remarkable Mozart's Birthplace. This museum is sought after by many travelers from around the world. The popular attraction has received 4.2 out of 5 stars from 21,779 visitors.

Get a dose of thrill, excitement, and inspiration on day 6 of your unhurried and relaxed road trip in Austria. Check out the tours and tickets you can add to your Salzburg itinerary and feel all the emotions in this wonderful city. Add a highly recommended tour to your vacation package now and make this refreshing new day of your self-drive through Austria extra special!

After a long day exploring the popular attractions in the city, it’s time to sample the different kinds of mouthwatering foods served at the best restaurants in Salzburg. One of our top recommendations includes a selection of delicious meals on its menu, Braurestaurant IMLAUER. This place is a local favorite and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 1,858 customers.

You may also try the variety of dishes served at Die Weisse, which is an excellent choice if you want a nice place to eat near your accommodation. Die Weisse is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by 1,758 customers.

You can also eat at the highly recommended Balkan Grill Walter. This amazing restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,576 food lovers.

After finishing your meal, it’s time to experience the amazing nightlife in Salzburg and unwind at the coolest bars in the city. Drink the night away and celebrate this day of your relaxed road trip at the popular L'Osteria Salzburg. This vibrant bar is rated 4 out of 5 stars by 7,440 customers.

If you want to try a different bar, check out the popular Augustiner Bräu Mülln. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars by 4,114 customers, this bar is a great place to try some excellent liquor.

Another recommendation you shouldn’t miss is Stiegl-Brauwelt. Drink up and relax in this amazing bar that serves different kinds of alcoholic beverages and cocktail drinks. Stiegl-Brauwelt has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 3,622 bar goers.

Enjoy the rest of day 6 of your relaxed road trip across Austria, and prepare for another day of unhurried adventure!

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Day 7 – Sankt Leonhard and Vienna

Day 7

Day 7 – Sankt Leonhard and Vienna

  • Vienna
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Drive 327 km, 4 hours 1 min

  • Untersbergbahn GmbH
  • Kloster Mondsee - Pfarrkirche St Michael
  • Seepromenade Mondsee
  • Alpenseebad Mondsee
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On day 7 of your laid-back and relaxed road trip adventure, you’ll have the chance to visit two remarkable areas in Austria. Since this self-drive tour offers freedom and flexibility, you can decide how much time you want to spend in each place to enjoy the memorable travel destinations in Austria.

Your first destination is the beautiful city of Sankt Leonhard. As the day progresses, you’ll continue your in-depth tour of the country in the city of Mondsee. You’ll spend 1 night in Vienna.

Take the opportunity to relax while admiring what the city has to offer. While on a relaxed road trip, one of the best places to explore in the city is the remarkable Untersbergbahn GmbH. This park and popular sightseeing spot has an average rating of 4.7 over 5 stars from 4,688 visitors.

While exploring the city of Sankt Leonhard, we highly recommend you join one of its top-rated tours. Joining a tour will allow you to better understand the local culture in Austria, meet new people, and create memorable experiences, while you comfortably enjoy.

After a fun experience in Sankt Leonhard, buckle up and enjoy a relaxing drive to your next stop, the incredible city of Mondsee. This is your opportunity to create more unforgettable memories in Austria and discover the wonderful Mondsee.

While in Mondsee, take a break at one of its best attractions, the great Kloster Mondsee - Pfarrkirche St. Michael. This church building and popular site has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars in 1,594 reviews.

Another top location in the city is the fascinating Seepromenade Mondsee. Most travelers find that this must-see tourist destination and travel destination lives up to its rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 4,686 reviews.

If you’re interested in exploring more unique attractions, visit the fantastic Alpenseebad Mondsee. This travel spotis a go-to place in Mondsee. This stunning attraction and must-see tourist destination has a 4.6 out of 5 star-rating from 2,536 visitors.

As this day of your laid-back exploration of the best attractions in Austria comes to a close, continue your relaxed road trip adventure in Vienna. Drive leisurely, enjoy the views, and listen to some good music. In Vienna, you’ll choose from the best hotels and places to stay in the city and restore your energy.

After a long day of traveling and sightseeing, take it easy and have a wonderful dinner at one of the best restaurants in Vienna. Check out Rinderwahn, a top choice in Austria due to its excellent meals and service.

After dinner, many travelers enjoy hanging out and unwinding at some of the top bars in Vienna. The popular Loos American Bar has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars from 1,538 customers and is the perfect place to fully appreciate your unhurried and relaxed road trip vacation in Austria.

You could also relax with a drink at another popular bar like MARIO Pasta-Grill-Bar. This hang-out has an average rating of 4.3 from 1,320 individuals.

If you want to visit another place, the locals of Vienna recommend Kleinod. Due to its local reputation, this bar boasts an average rating of 4.5 over 5 stars from 863 individuals.

Celebrate another day of your relaxing road trip through Austria with a toast at a top-rated bar in Vienna!

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Day 8 – Vienna - departure day

Day 8

Day 8 – Vienna - departure day

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  • Vienna State Opera
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Day 8 of your relaxed road trip in Austria is your departure day. If you have a flight to catch, you’ll drop off your rental car well in advance before your departure. Choose a late flight to enjoy a stress-free last day in Vienna.

Depending on when you need to leave, you might be able to fit in some sightseeing or shopping. Embrace the beauty of Vienna once more and find some souvenirs to help you remember your time in the city. To end your relaxing road trip in Austria on top, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Vienna State Opera is an extraordinary attraction that is perfect for your last day in Vienna. This top sight is a popular opera house, rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 49,854 visitors.

Unwind and look back at the past 8 days of your relaxed road trip over a bite to eat. This is your chance to enjoy one last traditional meal in Vienna or just grab something light to keep you going.

Give yourself enough time to wave goodbye to Vienna and begin your journey home. The unforgettable experiences you’ve collected along your 8-day relaxed road trip in Austria is a story you will tell for the rest of your life.

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