As Britain's long-standing favourite summer holiday 'Lakes & Mountains' destination, holidays in Austria continue to charm with their unique combination of fairytale features and local traditions, hearty cuisine and friendly welcome. Pretty mountains in Austria alpine villages, meadows, and old-fashioned folklore and traditions take you back to quieter and unhurried times. You can be as energetic as you like – or not during your Austria holiday.
There are many different resorts you can choose from during your Austrian Alps summer holiday : Kitzbühel, Seefeld, Salzburg, Lech, Fuschl and Mayrhofen to name a few. Summer holidays in Austria have something for everyone which is why so many of our guests return every year to this much-loved country and experience something different every single time. Whichever resort you choose for your summer holiday in Austria, you will be welcomed with a friendly smile and greeting such as "Grüss Gott!".
We offer lots of cheap summer holidays in Austria with a variety of exciting activities. The lakes in Austria offer spectacular scenery and relaxing boat trips, and the cities are full of imperial architecture and medieval history. A summer holiday in Austria can offer an array of additional destinations to be discovered from your base by joining fellow Inghams guests on an excursion in addition to taking advantage of the multicentre combinations on offer.
Cycling Holidays in Austria
No serious cyclist will be content without having cycled the stunning Austrian Alps at least once. If you’re looking to go on a scenic ride through valleys, or challenging climbs over alpine passes, Austria is the place to go.
The cycling possibilities are endless and is a reason why Austria mountain holidays are so popular with cyclists from the UK.
Austria Walking Holidays
One of the most popular Austria breaks is now a walking holiday as many of our guests are enticed by trails that weave across valleys and mountain tops which take in the most unspoiled parts of this beautiful country. Hiking trails for all levels are well marked and easily accessible from an array of excellent hotels in Austria. Walking through flower-filled meadows that fill your senses with joy to serious mountaintop or high-altitude hikes that will get the adrenalin flowing, there really is a walk perfect for you.
From river rafting and horse riding to skiing and exploring cities, there are more activities than you could possibly do in a busy week of fun!
If you’re going on a Vienna city break with the family, then there are lots of things you can do such as visit the iconic Schönbrunn Palace. If you’re heading to the Alps on your Austria holiday, you can choose to follow lots of trails which are accessible to the whole family.
The stunning panoramas of the Austrian Alps and the turquoise waters of the lakes both offer breathtaking scenery and are two of Austria's biggest draws. Combining one "Lakes" resort with one "Mountain" resort or two pretty Alpine villages with contrasting walking terrain or with a few days sightseeing in Salzburg or Vienna. Choices are yours. Further afield you can add one of the Slovenian resorts for a superb blend of scenery and culture. Please call our reservations team on 01483 79 11 11 for more information.