Austria is mainly known for its bigger than life natural landscapes and its huge historical monuments like the Festung Hohensalzburg or Burg Hohenwerfen castles. But either way, you may know about this great country, there is more to it than what you might think.
The country of Austria is filled to the brim with rich cultures and traditions, as well charming villages, and an unmatched passion for coffee and cakes. But with such a huge country to check out, it can be pretty overwhelming at times.
That’s why we’re here to help you out on your trip! We’ve compiled here three main reasons as to why you need to visit Austria. So without further ado, let’s get started!
Dramatic Alpine Summits.
The great outdoors is stable in this country, and there is no better way to experience it than going through one of the world’s best mountain ranges, the Alpine Summits!
Austria is every mountaineer’s dream as it gives them more than enough freedom to hike mountains all day every day. And with more mountains than you can count, you’re sure to have your hands full, back hurting, and feet cramped thanks to all the trekking you’ll be doing. But the views from the tops will be more than worth it to attain!
One notable mountain to hike is the Tirolean Mountains where hikers will be taken around one of the most challenging yet refreshing trails “The Eagle Walk”. But trust me, it’s worth it!
Art, Music, and Culture.
Considered to be one of Europe’s most pristine countries for art, music, and culture, Austria has been able to produce some of the world’s finest artists and has cultivated its history as one of the most artistic and extravagant ones in the world.
The country’s capital, Vienna led this sort of mini-renaissance of art and culture throughout history. Giving rise to artists like Mozart, Klimpt, Wagner, Schubert, and Strauss, the city of Vienna gave the world a handful of brilliant geniuses in the world of art.
Because of this, museums and cultural sites now house most of these famous’ artists work, which makes it more than enough reason to visit the country!
The country is riddled with beautiful villages that give off a very quirky vibe to them. Most of them being preserved all the way back and have now been restored to have fun and vibrant colors!
But what makes these villages even better, are the locals that inhabit them. They probably have some of the friendliest and most welcoming locals that you will be able to experience. So make sure to stop by, relax, and have some cake at the nearest cafe! You won’t regret it!
Austria is a city full of rich culture, art, dramatic landscapes, and beautiful villages filled with warm welcoming people. It is the country where tourists will find themselves enthralled by its almost magical and out of this world vibe. So what are you waiting for? Come and check out Austria for yourselves!