How well do you know Austria?

Famed for its impeccable Alpine scenery, coffee shops and Von Trapp family, Austria is the theme of today’s tricky quiz. How well do you know this wonderful country?

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1. How many states make up the country of Austria?

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2. What is the name of the cathedral in Vienna’s historic centre?

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3. In which city will you find the The Goldenes Dachl?

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4. Austria shares a border with eight countries. Which of these countries does it NOT border with?

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5. What’s the name of this famous road, currently on UNESCO’s Tentative list?

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6. Can you name the village in this iconic Austrian picture?

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7. Or identify this medieval Austrian castle?

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8. Which famous composer was born in Salzburg in 1756?

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9. Austria is home to the biggest ice cave in the world, the Eisriesenwelt. How big is it?

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10. Which of these dishes is often named as Austria’s National Dish?

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11. Which small village hosts the Liszt Festival?

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12. Which town in Austria was added to UNESCO’s Great Spa Towns of Europe list in 2021?

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13. What is the name of this waterfall, Austria’s highest?

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14. The oldest mountain huts in Austria, called Jagdhausalmen, can be found in which national park?

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15. What is ‘jause’?

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16. True or false? Austria has beaches but doesn’t have a coastline.