Places to visit in Austria
Austria gives you a plethora of scopes to revel in the glorious Alpine mountains, world's popular musical, monumental Habsburg and much more. Take a look at the following list that gives you a glimpse of the best tourist places in Austria:
Vienna: Often you have a picture flashing across your mind when you think of Vienna- a vivid picture of imperial structures, romantic and sprawling luscious greenery, exquisite cakes and opera houses. More so, the city will engulf you in nostalgia with its fabulous combination of architectural styles, imposing structures from the early centuries, High Baroque monuments and the U-Bahn stations. The city boasts of efficient public transport that allows you to traverse the region smoothly. History says that Vienna became the imperial resident since 1683. The frenzy constructions breeding on its ground ever since, has given a Baroque character to the city. From all the hustle and bustle, take a leisurely break at one of the coffee parlours and enjoy creamy coffee with a piece of mouth-watering cake.
Western Austria: Make you way to western part of the country while sightseeing in Austria. Take a walk towards the western province of Tyrol where the grand Alpine scenery will peep out from behind the small Tyrol state. Do not miss a train ride if you are here which will take you from Salzburg through the corner of Bavaria in Germany, finally meeting the Inn valley. The train ride will take you back towards Innsbruck through the scenic and most picturesque view of Austria. Hoher Tauern is the highest and majestic peak that gives you some stunning views. You will be overwhelmed to capture the splendid mix of Alpine splendour and urban sights at the Tyrol's main town.
Central Austria: After finishing your journey to western Austria, travel to the central part. Catch sights of the beautiful vineyards and imposing castles along the Danube and also catch the serenity that covers the quaint villages. You will love the marvellous Baroque monastery that you will find in Melk. Towards the southern part of Danube, you will find the undulating hills of Styria and the jovial crowd in the capital Graz. Travel towards the southwestern part of Salzburg where the peaks start getting higher. If you can afford, grab a stay in hotels like Bad Gastein that offers full view of the stunning landscapes in the backdrop. Of the many Austria tourist places, this is one site you should not miss!