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While it is perhaps best known for being a world-class ski destination, Austria is an attractive vacation spot largely because it has lots to see and do year-round. The country offers skiing, hiking and mountain climbing, lakes, art, castles and historical locations, so there is something for all types of travellers.

Located in central Europe, Austria is also a hub for European travel, with many travellers visiting the country for a few days as part of an extended European vacation. Whether you are staying for a few days or a few weeks, purchasing travel insurance for your trip to Austria allows you to travel with confidence knowing you have emergency medical assistance and other travel support when you need it.

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Travel destinations in Austria

Vienna is the most popular city for tourists, offering a variety of summer and winter activities. If you are planning a skiing trip, then Salzburg is the city to visit. Salzburg is also the birthplace of Mozart.

Other popular locations worth checking out when in Austria include Hohensalzburg Castle, Melk Abbey, Vienna State Opera, Altstadt Innsbruck, St. Anton am Arlberg, Hallstatt and Grossglockner High Alpine Road. Last, but certainly not least, is SchÓ§nbrunn Palace, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Vienna. It features the world’s oldest zoo, a maze and labyrinth, and many other attractions.

Whether you need travel insurance for winter trips, your summer vacation or for an extended stay in Europe, Blue Cross offers the personalized and affordable travel insurance coverage options you are looking for. No matter what your needs are, Blue Cross has a solution to fit your travel plans and your budget. When you choose us, you can travel with confidence in knowing that the most recognized name in travel insurance worldwide has you covered.

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Not sure what type of travel insurance is best for your upcoming trip to Austria? Have questions about your travel insurance coverage options? Get a free travel insurance quote online with Blue Cross today!

General Austria Canada
Continent: Europe
Population (2012): 8,429,991 34,754,312 (2012)
Area (km2): 83,871 9,984,670
Capital: Vienna
Currency: Euro
Official language(s): German
Drive: Right
Diesel (2012): 1.81 1.23 (2012)
Gasoline (2013): 1.80 1.23 (2013)

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