Austria is nestled in the heart of Europe, and a cultural treasure trove with enchanting cities and picturesque landscapes.
Perhaps most famous as the home of Mozart and setting for the classic film The Sound of Music, Austria's rich tapestry of culture, music, history and natural beauty makes it a must-visit destination for travelers wanting classical elegance and alpine allure.
Vienna welcomes visitors with its stately architecture, operas and vibrant coffeehouse culture. Salzburg--birthplace of the famed composer Mozart--captivates with its baroque charm, the iconic Hohensalzburg Fortress and the picturesque Mirabell Gardens.
Innsbruck, surrounded by the Austrian Alps, offers a blend of historic charm and outdoor adventures, making it a haven for winter sports enthusiasts.
The idyllic village of Hallstatt is nestled on the shores of a pristine alpine lake, and a postcard-perfect destination with charming streets and stunning mountain views. Cycle or hop on a Danube River cruise through the scenic Wachau Valley to see tiny towns, vineyards and the grand Melk Abbey.