Cheap Flights to Austria
From Alpine meadows to towering peaks, Austria is an outdoor country to be enjoyed by everyone, especially those who can appreciate the breathtaking panoramic views and the lush mountain pastures that are so prevalent in the regions landscapes. Places like Zillertal have specialised hiking trails which direct you to viewing areas where you can admire fifty-five actual summits that are over 3,000 metres high.
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If health is your forte, then perhaps the high altitude town of Lech Zurs or Vorarlberg is the place you should be heading to. In the summer you can invigorate yourself with the pure air, drink the refreshing crystal clear waters and exercise along the endless gentle mountain walks. In the winter you can also utilise the fantastic skiing facilities as the area becomes one of the most fashionable winter ski destination for sports enthusiasts in the world.
If you prefer lower altitudes, then your first stop must be the picturesque old town of Salzburg, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Sight. Besides being the Birthplace of Mozart, Salzburg has Europe’s largest intact fortress and a magnificent early baroque “Princely Residence” which has a stunning gallery that features some of the best of European paintings.
For those who are really serious about their skiing, then the Bergisel ski jump in Innsbruck is a triumph of structure and style that has quickly become one of the most popular visitor attractions in the Tirol state. Athletic visitors can take the funicular up to the highest tower and experience the thrill of taking off at speeds of 90 Km/h that can only be best described as phenomenal!
The capital, Vienna has many international museums and art galleries that are located all over the city, but the most popular sight is the imperial palace. This former sumptuous summer residence with its well appointed garden, zoo and palm House manages to attract thousands of visitors a year.
Whether it’s for a city break or a longer holiday, Austria has many Hotels, Inns and alpine lodges that will cater for all your needs. So whatever time of the year it is, this multi facilitated country can fulfil all your “al fresco” dreams in every imaginable way.