This tour provides the perfect introduction to Salzburg, the birthplace of the legendary composer Mozart. Travel by coach and see landmarks associated with the famous composer, locations used in the filming of the Sound of Music and the impressive monuments that stand witness to the reigns of the Prince Archbishops of Austria.
After your city tour travel to Austria's Lake District. See castles and historic monuments pass as you travel through some of the world's best scenery. You will visit St Wolfgang and St Gilgen, two of the most charming towns of this area.
You will be picked up from Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz and taken for a sightseeing tour in a bus accompanied by a guide.
Drive through The Lake District, just beyond the gates of Salzburg. Admire the natural beauty and exceptional landscape of one of Austria’s most beautiful region.
En route, see the impressive hunting castle Fuschl, today a luxury hotel, where the Prince Archbishops spent many seasons.
In St. Wolfgang, visit the famous winged Gothic altar by Michael Pacher and make a stop at the 'White Horse Inn' for refreshments.
From St. Wolfgang, go by boat to St. Gilgen and see the house where Mozart's mother was born.
Pass Castle Hüttenstein and continue along the Mondsee.
Return to Salzburg and enjoy a one hour panoramic city tour.
The drive takes you through Mozarteum, the new part of the city. Continue to Mozart's Residence and then head for Staatsbrucke and drive through the baroque Old Town with its resplendent Dome and the festival quarter.
Pass the Nonnberg Abbey and see Castle Leopoldskron, used as the von Trapp family home in the film, 'Sound of Music' and return to Mirabell Square.
At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off at Mirabellplatz.
A bit overpriced for the short itinerary in terms of actual stops in places of interest. Could have included a visit to the palace within city and curtailed the lake tour to only...Saikat Das
Approx 5 hours
1:00pm Duration: Approx 5 hours
Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz, right in front of St. Andrä Church.
(Please reach atleast 15 minutes prior to tour start time.)
Tour ends at Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure details.
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