Austria is a land-locked alpine country in Central Europe bordering with Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west, Germany and Czech Republic to the north, Slovakia and Hungary to the east and Slovenia and Italy to the south.

Popular Destinations

Explore Austria's top destinations with tips on what to see and do to plan your magical journey …

Austrian AlpsBurgenlandGrazHallstattInnsbruckSalzburgVienna

Explore Magical Austria …

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  • Magical Journeys to Austria
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Amazing things to see and do …

Contrary to popular perpections Austria is not all about mountains. In fact, the Alps only occupy about half of the country. A diverse mix of landscapes is packed into a relatively small area. Glaciers, meadows, alpine valleys, wooded foothills, gently rolling farmland, vineyards, river gorges, plains and even semi-arid steppes can be found in Austria.

In the Spotlight: Vienna

Grandiose Vienna was the showpiece of the all-conquering Habsburg Dynasty. Monumental edifices line the city centre, world-class museums burst with treasures, white stallions strut their way down mirrored halls, and renowned orchestras and angelic choirboys perform in lavish concert halls …

Vienna, Austria