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Old Feb 12th, 2003, 10:47 AM
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Austria advice needed

I just added one day to stay in Vienna. Now I need to delete one day from either Hallstatt or Innsbruck. Where do you think a family of 5...with 3 teens...would enjoy staying more??
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Old Feb 12th, 2003, 01:24 PM
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I have never been to Hallstatt (seen the lovely pictures) nor to Vienna (headed ther in May), but I have been to Innsbruck for a few hours, headed for an overnight in Hall in Tirol. [ www.heiligkreuz.at ]

But I bet that the majority of answers here will tell you to deduct from Innsbruck. How many nights in each place are you planning, in the first place?

We're a family of 5 also, by the way, though two have slipped past their teens now into theit early twenties.

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Old Feb 12th, 2003, 01:35 PM
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C,

I would have to say Vienna. It is a wonderful city during the day and at night. Go to "http://city-apartment.com/links/" and you can find out what's going on anywhere in the city. Have a good trip.

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Old Feb 13th, 2003, 05:48 AM
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Thanks that is a good site. I was just wondering for those who have been to Hallstatt if you thought teens would enjoy it. I guess we can do the salt mine tour and hang out at the lake...which can be nice. Are there boats to rent??
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Old Feb 13th, 2003, 06:10 AM
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Yes, there are boats you can rent in Hallstatt. It's a great place for relaxing but you can also do some serious hiking/walking if you wish. You can even walk up to the Salt Mine, altho we took the funicular. Also, if you have a car, you're not that far from Wolfgangsee, or you could drive over to Abtenau which would be a nice little place to explore and have lunch.
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Old Feb 13th, 2003, 08:01 AM
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I wasn't overly impressed with Innsbruck. I'd delete a day there.
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