The Best of Austria: Vienna, Salzburg & Innsbruck

Austria is as rich in natural wonders as it is in cultural treasures. Alongside experts, explore the mountains and glaciers as well as the history and music of this incredible country.
Program No. 23661RJ
9 days
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At a Glance

The hills are alive with the sound of … Road Scholars! March to the beat of your own drum as you explore the cultural, historical and natural monuments of Austria with local experts. On this enriching week-long journey, you’ll learn the history of this fascinating country from the influential Hapsburg dynasty and famous classical composers to its important position in the European Union and the modern cultural mecca it is today. Along the way, uncover a country full of diverse landscapes as you venture to the largest glacier in Austria, Europe’s largest waterfall and the lakes of Salzkammergut to truly immerse yourself in Austria’s beauty.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Delve deep into Austria’s musical past while you explore the birthplaces of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and his mother.
  • Learn about Vienna’s longstanding imperial history as you study the Habsburg dynasty and explore their impressive summer home.
  • Embark on a fascinating exploration through Europe’s largest ice cave system with an expert in Eisriesenwelt.
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