The Prices of Tours to Austria

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Curious about the cost of tours in Austria? Look no further! In this article, we'll explore the prices, tour types, amenities, and travel styles of a variety of guided and organized tours to help you plan your dream vacation. With 78 tours analyzed in our research, we've gathered valuable information for outdoor enthusiasts, adventure seekers, and cultural travelers alike. Great for museums & attractions, skiing, hiking, and family-friendly activities, Austria is a terrific destination. You'll find tours here that cover all types of travel styles such as family, bicycle, self-guided cycling, and hiking & trekking. These guided tours are popular because of their high quality and well-organized itineraries, ensuring a stress-free and all-inclusive holiday experience. So, let's dive into the details and discover the tour prices in Austria to make your next vacation unforgettable.

This central European country offers a variety of reasons to visit from the beautiful Alps in the west to the historic cities of Vienna, Salzburg, and Innsbruck. This combination of history and natural beauty extends to every part of Austria, as visitors will find quaint villages, castles, ski resorts, wildlife parks, hot springs, hiking trails, outdoor activities, and royal palaces. Any time of the year is a good time to visit, because the winters provide beautiful snow-covered landscapes and winter sports, while the summers are a good time to experience the culture, festivals, and historical attractions.

So, let's now take a look at the tours for Austria.

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What are the package tour options in Austria?

Curious about the diverse range of tours? Prepare to be amazed by the array of options available to suit every traveler's preferences. It comes as no surprise that visitors adore these tours, given their exceptional average guest rating of 4.19 out of 5 stars. When it comes to group sizes, the average maximum capacity stands at 17 people, allowing for a comfortable and sociable experience. The shortest tour is 3 days, while the longest is 12 days. When it comes to physical activity, tour options are organized as moderate, easy, serious, and heart-pumping, with a majority being moderate tours. For travel styles, you'll find tours classified as family and romantic, with most of them being family. With a comprehensive analysis encompassing 78 tours, you can rest assured that Austria has something tailored to your interests and preferences, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

  • The length of tours range from 3 to 12 days.
  • The maximum group size of tours range from 4 to 50 people.

The tour packages are also categorized as follows:


  • Tours Available
    78
  • Average Rating
    4.19
  • Average Group Size
    17
  • See More

How much do organized tour packages to Austria cost? Are tours expensive?

Average Tour Cost per Day Austria
$152

Analyzing the comprehensive list of available tours, you'll easily find a range of fantastic choices to suit your travel preferences. Considering the financial aspect, the average daily price for tours in Austria stands at a highly reasonable $152 per day. Taking a broader perspective, the overall average cost of all tours amounts to $1,041, derived from meticulous data analysis of 78 captivating tours. It's worth noting that the lowest-priced tour starts at an enticing $293, while the most extravagant option reaches a remarkable $8,701.

  • Tours to Austria range in price from $293 to $8,701, based on data from 78 tours.

How much should I pay for a tour through Austria?

This table shows the range of guided, organized, and all-inclusive tour prices that visit, start in, or end in Austria. If you're trying to figure out how much you should pay for an organized tour, this table breaks down the costs by price range.

Tour Price per Day Number of Tours
$0-100 4
$100-200 47
$200-300 25
$1000-1100 2


(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically. Price costs can also vary by group size, amenities offered, transportation type, promotional sale prices, and addons not inlcuded in the base prices.)

Prices for the Best Tours to Austria

Highest Rated Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$112

What are Austria's top rated tour packages? And how much do they cost? These tours are the highest rated tours by previous guests.

By only looking at the absolute best and highest rated tours (the top 25% by guest rating), a wide range of terrific options in Austria are offered. Based on data from 20 tours, the average daily price for the highest-rated tours to Austria is a very reasonable $112 per day, and the overall average total price is $852. The cheapest tour is $342, and the most expensive tour is $2,190. Also, previous customers have mostly enjoyed these tours because the average guest rating is 4.19 out of 5 stars. If you're looking for a the highest-rated tour to Austria, these are some terrific options.

What are the best tours to Austria?

These are the highest rated tours from previous customers.

by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$670
Overall Rating 5.0
by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$815
Overall Rating 5.0
by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by Panorama Tours & Travel GmbH
3 days, 1 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$342
Overall Rating 4.7

Prices for the Best Budget Tours to Austria

Budget Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$144

Considering only budget-friendly tours, the array of tour options available in Austria is diverse. The average daily price for budget tours stands at a very reasonable $144 per day. Drawing from an extensive analysis of 5 tours, we've determined that the overall average cost of all tours is a modest $1,155. It's worth noting that among these options, the cheapest tour can be enjoyed for as little as $503 per person, while those looking to splurge a bit more can opt for the most expensive tour at $2,190. The popularity of these tours speaks volumes, with an average guest rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars, showcasing the satisfaction and appreciation expressed by previous customers.

What are the best budget tours to Austria?

by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by UTracks
8 days, 8 destinations
Start/End in Bad Ischl
$1,150
Overall Rating 3.8
by UTracks
12 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Gosau
$2,190
Overall Rating 3.5
by Eurobike
7 days, 5 destinations
Salzburg to Villach
$961

Prices for the Best Luxury Tours to Austria

Luxury Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$152

By only looking at the luxury and comfort category of tours, visitors will find a wide range of terrific options when choosing a tour to Austria. The average daily price for luxury tours to Austria is a very reasonable $152 per day, with the overall average cost of all tours being $1,023 (based on data from 71 tours). The cheapest tour is $293, and the most expensive tour is $8,701. Also, visitors tend to love all of these tours because the average guest rating is 4.24 out of 5 stars.

What are the best luxury tours to Austria?

by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$670
Overall Rating 5.0
by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$815
Overall Rating 5.0
by Panorama Tours & Travel GmbH
3 days, 1 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$342
Overall Rating 4.7
by Eurobike
5 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$670
Overall Rating 4.0

Prices for the Best 3-Days or Less Tours to Austria

3-Days or Less Average Tour Cost per Day
$106

By only looking at the shortest 3-days or less tours, perfect for a quick getaway, the array of tour options available in Austria is diverse. The average daily price for 3-day tours stands at a very reasonable $106 per day. Drawing from an extensive analysis of 2 tours, we've determined that the overall average cost of all tours is a modest $334. It's worth noting that among these options, the cheapest tour can be enjoyed for as little as $293 per person, while those looking to splurge a bit more can opt for the most expensive tour at $342. The popularity of these tours speaks volumes, with an average guest rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars, showcasing the satisfaction and appreciation expressed by previous customers.


What are the best 3-days or shorter tours to Austria?

by Panorama Tours & Travel GmbH
3 days, 1 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$342
Overall Rating 4.7
10% OFF
by Contiki
3 days, 2 destinations
Innsbruck to Hopfgarten im Brixental
$325 $293

Prices for Family Tours to Austria

Family Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$160

When we look at this type of tour, visitors will find a wide range of terrific options when choosing a tour to Austria. The average daily price for family tours to Austria is a very reasonable $160 per day, with the overall average cost of all tours being $1,089 (based on data from 58 tours). The cheapest tour is $301, and the most expensive tour is $8,701. Also, visitors tend to love all of these tours because the average guest rating is 3.92 out of 5 stars.


What are the best family tours to Austria?

by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by Panorama Tours & Travel GmbH
3 days, 1 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$342
Overall Rating 4.7

Prices for Bicycle Tours to Austria

Bicycle Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$111

For this specific type of tour, Austria has you covered with an array of fantastic options. You'll be thrilled to know that the average daily price for bicycle tours is a very economical $111 per day. Looking at the bigger picture, the overall average cost of all tours comes in at a reasonable $774, based on data from 48 incredible options. The cheapest tour available is a great deal at just $297, while the most lavish option reaches up to $1,676. Rest assured, these tours have captured the hearts of visitors, as they boast an impressive average guest rating of 4.67 out of 5 stars. So, get ready to explore Austria and its amazing destination, and prepare for an unforgettable journey filled with awe-inspiring experiences.


What are the best bicycle tours to Austria?

by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$670
Overall Rating 5.0
by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$815
Overall Rating 5.0

Prices for Self-Guided Cycling Tours to Austria

Self-Guided Cycling Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$115

When analyzing this category of tours, the array of tour options available in Austria is diverse. The average daily price for self-guided cycling tours stands at a very reasonable $115 per day. Drawing from an extensive analysis of 42 tours, we've determined that the overall average cost of all tours is a modest $817. It's worth noting that among these options, the cheapest tour can be enjoyed for as little as $301 per person, while those looking to splurge a bit more can opt for the most expensive tour at $1,676. The popularity of these tours speaks volumes, with an average guest rating of 4.67 out of 5 stars, showcasing the satisfaction and appreciation expressed by previous customers.


What are the best self-guided cycling tours to Austria?

by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$670
Overall Rating 5.0
by OÖ Touristik GmbH
8 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$815
Overall Rating 5.0

Prices for Hiking & Trekking Tours to Austria

Hiking & Trekking Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$142

Considering these specific tours, Austria has you covered with an array of fantastic options. You'll be thrilled to know that the average daily price for hiking & trekking tours is a very economical $142 per day. Looking at the bigger picture, the overall average cost of all tours comes in at a reasonable $1,055, based on data from 18 incredible options. The cheapest tour available is a great deal at just $592, while the most lavish option reaches up to $2,190. Rest assured, these tours have captured the hearts of visitors, as they boast an impressive average guest rating of 3.67 out of 5 stars. So, get ready to explore Austria and its amazing destination, and prepare for an unforgettable journey filled with awe-inspiring experiences.


What are the best hiking & trekking tours to Austria?

by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by UTracks
12 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Gosau
$2,190
Overall Rating 3.5

Prices for Discovery Tours to Austria

Discovery Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$117

When we look at this type of tour, in Austria you'll discover plenty of fantastic discovery options. Get ready to be pleasantly surprised, as the average daily price in this category is an affordable $117 per day. Furthermore, the overall average cost of all tours stands at a reasonable $793, based on data from 13 available tour options. Now, for the overall price range: the cheapest tour available comes in at a pocket-friendly $446, while the most luxurious option reaches a maximum of $1,286. What's more, visitors can rest assured that these tours are well liked, as they boast an impressive average guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars. So, get ready to explore Austria and embark on an unforgettable journey that will make the memories of a lifetime.


What are the best discovery tours to Austria?

by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by Rad & Reisen GmbH
8 days, 9 destinations
Salzburg to Vienna
$938

Prices for Mountain Hikes Tours to Austria

Mountain Hikes Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$147

For this specific type of tour, the array of tour options available in Austria is diverse. The average daily price for mountain hikes tours stands at a very reasonable $147 per day. Drawing from an extensive analysis of 11 tours, we've determined that the overall average cost of all tours is a modest $1,148. It's worth noting that among these options, the cheapest tour can be enjoyed for as little as $592 per person, while those looking to splurge a bit more can opt for the most expensive tour at $2,190. The popularity of these tours speaks volumes, with an average guest rating of 3 out of 5 stars, showcasing the satisfaction and appreciation expressed by previous customers.


What are the best mountain hikes tours to Austria?

by UTracks
12 days, 6 destinations
Start/End in Gosau
$2,190
Overall Rating 3.5
by Eurohike
10 days, 8 destinations
Start/End in Fuschl am See
$1,229
Overall Rating 2.5

Prices for Self Guided Walking Holidays Tours to Austria

Self Guided Walking Holidays Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$140

For these tours, a wide range of terrific options in Austria are offered. Based on data from 11 tours, the average daily price for self guided walking holidays tours to Austria is a very reasonable $140 per day, and the overall average total price is $954. The cheapest tour is $592, and the most expensive tour is $1,631. Also, previous customers have mostly enjoyed these tours because the average guest rating is 3.75 out of 5 stars. If you're looking for a self guided walking holidays tour to Austria, these are some terrific options.


What are the best self guided walking holidays tours to Austria?

by Eurohike
7 days, 3 destinations
Start/End in Maishofen
$927
Overall Rating 5.0
by Eurohike
10 days, 8 destinations
Start/End in Fuschl am See
$1,229
Overall Rating 2.5

Prices for Active Adventure Tours to Austria

Active Adventure Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$192

When we look at this type of tour, a wide range of terrific options in Austria are offered. Based on data from 4 tours, the average daily price for active adventure tours to Austria is a very reasonable $192 per day, and the overall average total price is $1,502. The cheapest tour is $889, and the most expensive tour is $1,985. Also, previous customers have mostly enjoyed these tours because the average guest rating is 3.8 out of 5 stars. If you're looking for a active adventure tour to Austria, these are some terrific options.


What are the best active adventure tours to Austria?

by UTracks
8 days, 8 destinations
Start/End in Bad Ischl
$1,150
Overall Rating 3.8
by MOSKITO Adventures
7 days, 2 destinations
Start/End in Leutasch
$889

Prices for In-depth Cultural Tours to Austria

In-depth Cultural Tours Average Tour Cost per Day
$399

For this specific type of tour, visitors will find a wide range of terrific options when choosing a tour to Austria. The average daily price for in-depth cultural tours to Austria is a very reasonable $399 per day, with the overall average cost of all tours being $1,813 (based on data from 4 tours). The cheapest tour is $342, and the most expensive tour is $4,489. Also, visitors tend to love all of these tours because the average guest rating is 4.7 out of 5 stars.


What are the best in-depth cultural tours to Austria?

by Panorama Tours & Travel GmbH
3 days, 1 destinations
Start/End in Salzburg
$342
Overall Rating 4.7
8% OFF
by Euroadventures
4 days, 2 destinations
Vienna to Salzburg
$503

Are group tours to Austria worth it?

Opting for a tour in Austria may not be an absolute necessity, but it certainly adds value to your trip if you prefer a more leisurely and effortless experience. All-inclusive tour packages are designed to take care of every aspect, from accommodation and transportation to destinations and activities, meticulously curated by experts. This means you can avoid the stress of planning every detail or ensuring the satisfaction of everyone in your group, as the groundwork has already been laid for you. Additionally, joining a tour opens doors to forming new friendships by connecting with fellow adventurers.

Is a group tour cheaper than solo travel to Austria?

You can find many situations where tours in Austria are more cost-effective compared to an independently planned trip. The affordability of a tour depends on factors such as the destinations covered, level of luxury, and duration. Each tour and independent trip is unique, but tour providers often offer competitive prices that match the luxury level of an independent trip with the same amenities. On average, a tour in Austria costs $152 per day, with many tours priced below this average, although some are higher. Prices for tours in Austria range from $293 to $8,701. When comparing costs with independent travel, it's important to consider that guided tours typically include accommodations, transportation, guides, meals, tickets, and even more. To accurately compare prices, it is essential to understand the inclusions of a tour package and thoroughly research the costs of independent travel in Austria.

Group Tours vs. Independent Travel in Austria

For many travelers, it is a hard decision whether to travel with an organized tour package or to plan a trip independently. Organized tour packages are a great way to travel in Austria in 2024 or 2025 because a variety of great deals and sales are now available. Also, because guided tours tend to be all-inclusive, they will provide great values on accommodations, transportation, entry tickets, food, and other travel necessities. You'll also have the benefits of knowledgable guides as well as the peace of mind that you don't have to plan out the entire trip. On the other hand, traveling independently provides more flexibility and control over your travel plans instead of the fixed schedule of a tour package. You can shift your schedule and budget around as needed. Also, it's easier to get closer to local cultures and visit those harder to reach destinations that tours usually don't visit.

What are the benefits of a package tour to Austria?

Traveling with a tour provides a multitude of advantages. One of the most significant benefits is the convenience of having all the details sorted out for you. From arranging transportation to securing accommodations and planning activities, everything is taken care of, allowing you to have a worry-free experience. This means you won't have to stress about finding suitable places to stay, figuring out logistics, or potentially missing out on any important sights. Additionally, most tours offer all-inclusive pricing, giving you a clear understanding of the total cost of your trip before you depart. The beneifits of a tour are

  • knowledgeable guides
  • comfortable amenities
  • not having to plan
  • reliable service and schedule
  • fixed budget
  • meeting other like-minded travelers
  • eliminating risks

What are the benefits of independent travel in Austria?

The advantages of independent travel include freedom, control, and flexibility. When you travel independently, you have the freedom to decide where to stay, which attractions to visit, when and where to eat, and how to navigate the destination. Taking charge of these choices also gives you greater control over your budget, schedule, itinerary, and the level of luxury you desire during your trip. Other benefits include:

  • in-depth cultural opportunities
  • off-the-beaten-path destinations
  • flexible schedules
  • flexible budget

How far in advance should I book my tour to Austria?

To ensure your spot on the tour to Austria, it is recommended to plan and book well in advance, preferably a few months or more prior to the departure date. While it is not uncommon for many people to reserve their tours up to a year ahead, our experience indicates that booking around 6 to 9 months in advance is typically adequate. It is essential to consider that numerous tours get fully booked ahead of time, so early booking guarantees your place on the trip. Moreover, booking early can result in significant cost savings, as tour companies often offer early booking sales and discounted prices. However, it is important to be aware that some tour companies may occasionally offer last-minute discounts for tours that are not fully booked. Nevertheless, waiting for last-minute discounts entails the risk of missing out on a spot if the tour reaches full capacity.

How many people are in group tours to Austria?

When it comes to tours in Austria, group sizes can range from as small as 4 to as large as 50 people, with an average group size of 17. Nevertheless, it's worth mentioning that the size of the tour does not necessarily correlate with its cost or overall experience.

How much time do I need for a group tour to Austria?

Most organized tour packages to Austria typically last around 7 days, although the duration can vary. Tours can range from 3 to 12 days, or even longer. It is important to note that longer tours may be more expensive initially, but their cost per day tends to decrease. Additionally, longer tours offer the opportunity to visit multiple destinations at a comfortable pace, making them a worthwhile investment.

Where do group tours go in Austria?

Austria offers an abundance of tours that venture into different parts of the country, allowing you to explore a multitude of locations. Some of the top attractions you can expect to visit on these tours include Salzburg, Mondsee, Hallstatt, Vienna, Bad Goisern, Krems an der Donau, Bad Ischl, and Linz, ensuring a captivating and diverse experience.

What tour and travel companies offer packages to Austria?

Plenty of companies are offering package tours to and around Austria, but not all of them are the same. Some of the companies are large international operators that have solid reputations. Other companies are smaller and offer more unique and locally-based insights into the country. With larger companies, tours are rarely cancelled and customer service is generally high. With smaller companies, you're more likely to have a trip that gives you more local and personable experiences.

The companies offering the most tours in Austria are Eurobike, Eurohike, OÖ Touristik GmbH, Rad & Reisen GmbH, and Bestseller Reisen GmbH. All of them tend to offer quality trips with high guest ratings.

What is the best tour company offering trips to Austria?

When it comes to tours in Austria, OÖ Touristik GmbH takes the top spot with their highly-rated tour packages. Their dedication to quality service and captivating journeys has won them plenty of accolades from previous guests.


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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Vienna, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Salzburg, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Innsbruck, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Villach, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Krimml, The Best 10-Day Tours from Vienna, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Vienna for more package tour options.

And for more information on Austria, see Austria Travel Costs and Austria Hotel Costs.

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