Austria in central Europe has more than half of its land area covered by the Alps. The highest mountain here at 3797 meters is the Grossglockner. The country shares its borders with nine neighboring countries which are Germany, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic. Austria and Switzerland together are said to be the winter sports capitals of Europe. Although it doesn’t mean that the summer here is not poplar and it’s famous among tourists who come here to visit its historic cities and villages and hike in the magnificent scenery of the Alps. The country has a unique contrast of spectacular natural landscapes and elegant urban sleeves. One day you will be sitting near the alpine lake and the very next day walking through the narrow streets of Vienna. The capital city of Austria is Vienna which is in the north eastern part of the country. Austria is a country which is very rich with history, beautiful places, traditions and activities that are distinct to the area.
Austria, covering a land area of 83,858 sq km is a land-locked country in Central Europe, extending 573 km. Comparatively, Austria is slightly smaller than the state of Maine. Some top destinations of Austria include Bad Gastein, Graz, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Salzkammergut, St Anton am Arlberg, Vienna, Wachau Worthersee, and Zell am See.
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