Germany, Austria & Switzerland's Best Trips - Austria (PDF Chapter)
This is the Austria Trips chapter from Lonely Planet’s Germany, Austria and Switzerland Best Trips guidebook.
Austria is a road-tripper’s fantasy land. Along routes lined with spectacular backdrops, you can scale soaring peaks, ski year-round, scuba-dive crystal-clear lakes or tour cobbled streets on a horse-drawn carriage.
- follow the Danube River as it flows through forests and vineyards
- pick the right route with inspirational images and key trip highlights
- walk through wildflower-filled pastures and savour local produce
- get around easily with colour maps and route directions in easy stages
- twist and turn along three of Austria’s most spectacular mountain passes
- discover even more with walking tours, detours and ways to link your trips