We are planning a trip to the Alps in August 2019. Two adults, two kids, age 9 and 3.5. Goal is sightseeing. How many days for 2 to 3 stops in each country? One option is to fly into Zurich from Chicago, spend a day or two, get over jet lag. Then go to the Interlaken area and spend a couple of days. From there onwards go to Innsbruck and then Salzburg. Some one had rrecommended Lake Altaussee for sighseeing which on the map doesn't seem too far from Salzburg. They had also recommended a town called Obertilliach for sighseeing which on the map is in the southern part of Austria.
After that return to Switzerland
Do you think this is a realistic itinerary? Is it practical to go to Vienna for 2-3 days? it seems to be east of the Alps.
What would be the best way to commute within the country and between countries.
Again, this is just a rough plan. Any feedback appreciated
I am thinking two days in each place. Do you think Vienna is a prac