Panorama Salzburg Stadt Panorama Salzburg Stadt

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 snowy mountain summits for stunning panoramas. No matter what time of year, Austria awaits you with fresh air, individuality, “Gemütlichkeit” and value for money.

This website contains all recent press releases and news alerts from the Austrian National Tourist Office, which we invite you to use for research and inspiration. You'll also find information about press events and press trips to Austria. For news from the Austrian National Tourist Office delivered straight to your inbox, please suscribe to our press newsletter at the end of this webpage.

What's new for the upcoming ski season?

Click here for the 2020/21 Winter PR News

Need high-res images of Austria?

Click here to visit our media database

Recently Added

Winter PR News 2020/21


Alongside the introduction and observation of COVID-19 protective procedures, Austria continues to offer guests outstanding winter holidays. Updates abound for the 2020/21 winter season to ensure that holidays are as safe, worry-free and enjoyable as possible.

Read more

National Guidelines for Guests: Winter Holiday Activities (24.09.2020)


Protective procedures are now in place for winter holiday locations and activities such as Christmas markets and ski lessons.

Read more

COVID-19 Testing in the Tourism Industry


Austria was one of the first countries to implement nationwide COVID-19 testing for travel and tourism industry employees. For the winter season, testing will be extended to include catering service employees, ski instructors and tourist guides.

Read more

National Guidelines for Guests: General


To assist the efforts of the government and the tourism industry to prevent the spread of COVID-19, visitors are asked to make note of and observe Austria’s national guidelines before, during and after their trip.

Read more

MuseumsQuartier Wien as an interactive work of art


In line with the "This is the sound of Austria" initiative, the smartphone app Artivive is transforming MuseumsQuartier Wien into an impressive augmented reality experience.

Read more

E-Biking in Autumn: Trails under 20km


Eager to get in on the e-bike hype? Austria's e-biking infrastructure is superlative. Here are four snappy and scenic routes measuring less than 20km with which to start the sport.

Read more


Austrian National Tourist Office
Eleanor Moody, PR Manager
4th Floor, 54 Hatton Garden
London EC1N 8HN

Tel:07825 267 693