Vienna is of course a favorite city destination, but you would miss out if you prematurely discarded the rest of Austria. Indeed, Austria is a popular vacation sport in the heart of Europe. As a hub of central Europe it is a convenient destination for many Europeans and visitors from overseas.
One of the most popular destinations for locals is to spend vacations in Innsbruck amongst the Austrian alps. Whether you want to go skiing in the winter, hiking in the summer, or spend a leisurely vacation at the Austrian lakes – Innsbruck has a lot to offer.
If you’re heading to Innsbruck soon there are a few hotels you have to check out.
Hotel Maximillan is a fantastic spot right in the heart of downtown Innsbruck. Right next to the pedestrian zone the hotel is just a few minutes walk away from The Golden Roof.
All of the major attractions in Innsbruck are within a short walk from the hotel, with the Imperial Palace and St. James’ Cathedral both under 5 minutes away.
The city’s train station is just under a mile away from the hotel, an easy walk or a short cab ride away. In the winter this is a prime ski location, and in the summer a great getaway for many looking to escape city life.
This ultra-chic boutique hotel with views of Innsbruck is a 9-minute walk from Innsbruck Hauptbahnhof train station and 12 minutes from the Goldenes Dachl history museum.
Nala has striking individually decorated rooms, suites and apartments offer complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minifridges and coffee machines. Rooms have courtyard or city views, balconies, kitchenettes and/or in-room tubs.
A city well worth a visit is Salzburg, considered as the birth place of famous music composer Mozart.
Bordering the German border with views of the Eastern alps, Salzburg was the setting of the epic film “The Sound of Music”. Running through the town center is the Salzach River, which creates a pedestrian area (Alstadt) on the left bank and Neustadt on the right.
The Danube valley with its vineyards is another variation in the sightseeing which promises to deliver the relief of greenery and wide landscapes. In the western part of the country the province of Vorarlberg reaches Constance lake. Those who are the ardent admirer of art and have great interest for the same, can visit the Ars Electronica Center in Linz.
The Parkhotel Seefeld in Tyrol is a luxurious 4 stars hotel near the centre of the village of Seefeld. Set on a sunny plateau surrounded by the Alps, the hotel is the ideal location for a relaxing and entertaining stay. In the summer, Seefeld is the perfect place to play golf, for hiking and trekking in the Alps and for adventurous mountain bike tours… In the winter the snowy landscape gives a touch of magic.