Austria - Upper Austria (PDF Chapter)
This is the Upper Austria chapter from Lonely Planet’s Austria guidebook.
Unfolding across the gently undulating countryside, this under-the-radar region has a taste of all that is great about Austria. There’s the mighty Danube and a rich musical heritage, old-world coffee houses and castle-topped medieval towns, and resplendent Augustinian abbeys and spas.
- play with pixels at Ars Electronica Center, Linz’ cutting-edge technology and science centre
- fall for the storybook lanes and fast-flowing rivers of Steyr
- walk high above the treetops at Baumkronenweg in Kopfing
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Linz & Around, St Florian, Mauthausen, The Traunviertel, Steyr, Bad Hall, Nationalpark Kalkalpen, Wels, Kremsmünster, The Mühlviertel, Freistadt, The Innviertel, Braunau am Inn, Schärding and Geinberg.