The best tourist cities in Austria

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Austria

Austria is one of the countries of the continent of Europe, and it is officially known as the Republic of Austria, and its capital is the city of Vienna, and it is located geographically at the Alps, with a land area of ​​83,872 km, and the system of government in it is a parliamentary federal republic, divided administratively into nine regions, and its official currency is the euro, and it is symbolized for it EUR.

The best tourist cities in Austria

The city of Salzburg

It is the capital of the federal state of Salzburg, and it is one of the largest cities in Austria and is in the fourth rank, with a land area of ​​65,678 km2, and a population of 150,269 thousand people, located geographically on the bank of the Salzach River, particularly near the northern border of the Alps.

Among the most important tourist sites in Salzburg: the old city, which was included in the year 1997 in the UNESCO list of culture and natural heritage, and the street of Gitredgasse, which is characterized by high and narrow houses, the large number of jewelry stores, the birthplace of Mozart located in Gitredgas, and the cathedral of Salzburg which was built during the era of the Roman Empire in The year 767, horse carriages, the Hohen Salzburg castle, which was built in the year 1077 AD, the Halpern Palace and the Fool’s Fountains, the Mirabell Gardens, the Salt Castle, the Salzac River, and the boat trip.

The city of Innsbruck

It is the capital of the state of Tirol, and its land area is 104.91 km2, and it rises above sea level 574 meters, and its population is 120.147 thousand people, according to the statistics of 2011, and it is astronomically located on a longitude of 11.38333 degrees east of the Greenwich Line, and on a latitude of 47.26667 degrees north of the line Leveling.

Among the most important tourist sites in Innsbruck: the imperial palace built since the fifteenth century, the imperial church constructed by Emperor Maximilian I, the Swarovski Building of Innsbruck, the Nord Keten cable car, the Alpine Zoo, the Olympic ski jump tower on the Berg Isle Mountain, the Bell Museum, and Castle Ambras, which is located on the southern plateau of the city, was built in the Middle Ages, the Batcherkovel Mountain cable car, the Olympic sled race in Eagles, and Lake Naters.

The city of Vienna

It is the capital of Austria and is considered one of its largest cities, and the meaning of its name is beautiful air, with a land area of ​​414.89 km², and a population of 1.781.105 million people, according to the statistics of 2014.

Among the most prominent tourist attractions in Vienna: the St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Hofburg Palace, the Imperial Library, the Spanish Riding School, the Shinbrunn Palace, the Imperial Equestrian School, the Opera House, the Imperial Hotel Vienna, the Franz Schubert statue that is located in Stadt Park, and parks such as: Stadt Park Park, Burggarten Park, Volksgarten park, Golden U shopping district, Vienna Swarovski district, Schönbrunn palace, Giant amusement park, Madame Tussauds.

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