Destinations/europe / Austria

Austria is a spectacular central European country full of diverse landscapes and unforgettable sights! Austrian cities like the capital Vienna, Salzburg, Innsbruck and Graz are popular Austria travel destinations. The most visited tourist attractions in Austria include the medieval Hohensalzburg Castle, Hofburg Imperial Palace and the iconic Schönbrunn Palace.

Austria has no less than 8 neighbouring countries! Switzerland, Italy, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Liechtenstein and Germany are just around the corner. Located on the eastern end of the Alps, the landscapes in Austria are vast and mostly mountainous. Historic cities and mountain villages can be visited all year round and the activities across seasons include skiing, ice skating and cycling along scenic rivers and lakes. You can truly travel Austria in every season! Austria is a German-speaking country, but most people can understand and speak basic English. The cuisine includes hearty dishes like spicy goulash, wiener schnitzel and apple strudel.

With Expat Explore’s Austria tours, you’ll experience rich Austrian culture and history and explore the beautiful destinations that this country has to offer! Visit Austria and other exciting European destinations on our Eastern Highlights tour, Ultimate Europe tour and many more multi-country Europe coach tours as well as our scenic rail tours!