Welcome to the Austrian National Tourist Office Newsroom
Austria is a country with scenery beyond comparison and a warm hospitality welcoming all. Cycle through lush green valleys or walk amongst spectacular mountains criss-crossed with sparkling streams in summer. Come winter, it’s time to head to well-groomed pistes and stunning panoramas. No matter what time of year, Austria awaits you with fresh air, individuality, “Gemütlichkeit” and value for money.
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Austria will be one of the first countries to implement nationwide COVID-19 testing for travel and tourism industry employees, with the goal of regular tests for 65,000 employees by July 2020.Read more
In this region, midsummer is celebrated in style. Read more about this illuminating folk tradition of glowing peaks and blazing symbols here.Read more