Why choose Austria for your Holiday?
Snow-capped peaks, legendary après-ski and Austrian hospitality will make your stay in Austria unforgettable.
Already well established as one of Europe’s most popular winter sports holiday destinations, Austria is becoming increasingly recognised as an excellent summer holiday destination as well. The winter ski resorts, particularly around the area of Tyrol and Arlberg boast some beautiful Alpine scenery and the provincial capital of Innsbruck is within easy reach to some of the best skiing and snowboarding facilities in the world.
In the summer the region attracts many visitors seeking a "back to nature" experience with breathtaking views and attractive walking trails. The lakes and mountains are truly magnificent and strolling around the quaint villages in the area you will feel the ambiance of traditional Austrian living. Austria's outdoor summer playgrounds offer unlimited fun for all the family.
Whichever Austria attractions you are looking forward to discovering, our travel experts are on hand to create your dream Austrian holiday.
Below a selection of some of our GREAT HOLIDAY OFFERS, visit the hotels on the Couture website for all special offers available.
Hoteldorf Gruener Baum, Summer family special offer including free nights and childcare
Call us for best available Holiday Offers on the day, 01753 686372, or get a quote online.
Flying to Austria
There are many flight links between the UK and Austrian airports. The main airports are Vienna, Salzburg and Innsbruck, however Munich can also be an option with an approximate driving time of 2 hours into the centre of the Austrian Alps.
Please be aware that the airline schedules are subject to change, therefore we recommend you contact us for best available flights, timetables and fares.
Useful Information for your Austrian Holiday
Time difference: GMT + 1
Weather in Austria: Austria is located in a temperate climatic zone with a Central European climate influenced by the Atlantic. The four seasons (Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter) each have typical temperature and climatic characters. Due to the topographical diversity and the relatively large West-East expanse, there are three differentiating climatic regions:
East: Pannonian climate with a continental influence – low precipitation, hot summers but only moderately cold winters.
Alpine Regions: Alpine climate - high precipitation ( except inner alpine valley regions such as the upper Inntal), short summers, long winters.
Remainder of the Country: Transient climate influenced by the Atlantic (in the West) and a continental influence in the South-east.
Visa requirements: Holders of a valid EU and/or British Passport do not need a visa to enter Austria.
Health: No vaccinations are required to enter Austria.