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Summit Program



October 13


Departure from Australia


Sunday October 14Arrival Day in Vienna

We will welcome you to Vienna in style with an opening night at Belvedere Palace, a beautiful Baroque Palace overlooking Vienna. Famous for its amazing art collection, first among them “The Kiss” by Gustav Klimt.

Overnight in Vienna.

MondayOctober 15Destination Day

Schönbrunn Palace, Apothekertrakt

This day is designed to foster exchanges between you, your peers and leading Austrian tourism professionals. A day full of learning opportunities will make you an expert in all things Austria. Dinner and a special program at Spanish Riding School at the Imperial Palace (Hofburg).

Overnight in Vienna.

TuesdayOctober 16Vienna Program

Start the day with themed explorations into Vienna’s cultural secrets. You can choose two of the following immersions:

  • Vienna’s first district, an introduction
  • Local food tour with chef Bianca Gusenbauer
  • Vienna by bike
  • Neighborhoods with creative hustle and bustle
  • Royal & Imperial court purveyors
  • Behind the scenes of musical Vienna

Farewell Night hosted by the Vienna Tourist Office.

Overnight in Vienna.

WednesdayOctober 17Morning: Vienna Hotel Site Inspections

Hotel site inspections at all the Summit properties: Hotel Sacher, Hotel Bristol, Hotel San Souci, Park Hyatt Vienna, and Steigenberger Hotel Herrenhof.

Afternoon: Start of your Discovery Journey

You can choose one journey:

1.   Discovery Journey to Burgenland + Styria

From the land of Haydn, to the healing waters of Styria, to Graz, Austria’s hidden cultural jewel.

2.   Discovery Journey to Lake District + the City

of Salzburg

From the magical lake district called Salzkammergut to Salzburg, the city of Mozart and the Prince Archbishops.

3.   Discovery Journey Tirol

From the majestic Tirolean mountains in the sporty and elegant Ötztal Valley, to amazing views in Imperial Innsbruck.

4.   Discovery Journey Vorarlberg

From lake Constance in the West; to the enchanting and creatively prolific Bregenzerwald.

Welcome Dinner at your next destination with your local hosts.

Overnight as per your itinerary.


ThursdayOctober 18Discovery Journey, Day 2

Overnight as per your itinerary.

FridayOctober 19Discovery Journey, Day 3

Overnight as per your itinerary.

SaturdayOctober 20Discovery Journey, Day 4

Overnight as per your itinerary.

SundayOctober 21

Departure, Day 5

As outlined in the Arrival + Departure Section.

MondayOctober 22Arrival in Australia