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Lakes & Mountains - Day Trip from Salzburg

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Highlights

  • Drive through The Lake District and discover the natural beauty one of Austria’s most stunning region.
  • See the impressive hunting castle Fuschl
  • Visit St. Wolfgang, and discover famous winged Gothic altar by Michael Pacher
  • Travel by boat to St. Gilgen and see the house where Mozart's mother was born

Overview

Spend a day amidst the picture-perfect scenery for which Austria is so well-known on this great day trip from Salzburg.

Travel through stunning scenery, see castles and historic monuments pass and you make your way to St. Wolfgang, a charming alpine town.

Continue to St. Wolfgang, the birthplace of Mozart where you will enjoy a cruise on the lake.

Itinerary

Drive through The Lake District, just beyond the gates of Salzburg, and 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 (01 May - 26 Oct ) and see the house where Mozart's mother was born.

Pass Castle Hüttenstein and continue along the Mondsee.

At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off at Mirabellplatz.

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Reviews

What a wonderful afternoon touring the lakes and mountains. Our guide Max was brilliant, he took us to the most beautiful lakes and mountains I have ever seen, totally... Mrs d Stuart

We had local Panorama tour. The guide Komo was extraordinary, very well informed on Austria history, food, wine, ect. He thought of everything and more, he got to know everyone... George Rakhmilevich

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

4 hours

Start time

Start time: 1400h (2:00pm)
Duration: 4 hours

Meeting point

Pick up from city hotels 20 minutes prior to the tour start time. (Please see below note if you are staying in a hotel located in the pedestrian zone.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If your hotel is not a pick-up location, you will be advised of the closest pick-up point.)
For hotels located in the old town and pedestrian zone in Salzburg: You will be picked up from Michaeli Tor (next to the rising bollards), near Mozartplatz, which is just a short walk from these hotels. Please be there 30 minutes prior tour departure, this applies to: ABC Hotel, Hotel am Dom, Pension Chiemsee, Hotel Elefant, Goldene Ente, Kasererbräu, Stadtalm, Weisse Taube, Hotel Wolf.
For the following hotels no complimentary pick-up is possible. Please meet us directly at the Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz, right in front of St. Andrä Church: Trumer Stube, Hotel Stadtkrug, St. Sebastian, Junger Fuchs, Goldene Krone, Star Inn Gablerbräu, Arte Vida Hotel, Altstadthotel Amadeus, Schwarzes Rössl.

Download the list of hotels for the pickups

Ending point

Tour ends at Bus-terminal, Mirabellplatz.

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Inclusions

  • Complimentary Hotel pick-up
  • Multi lingual guide (English, German, Italian, Spanish, French)
  • Boat ride (01May - 26Oct)
  • Coffee & cake (27Oct - 30Apr)

Exclusions

  • Hotel Drop off

Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm the departure.

The boat ride to St. Gilgen will operate 01 May - 26 October. From 27 Oct - 30 April you will be served coffee and cake instead of the boat ride.

Voucher information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your voucher on your device for this activity.

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Additional info

  • Contact details for the local activity operator will be found on your confirmation voucher.
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Cancellation policy

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  • "Wonderful lakes and mountains" What a wonderful afternoon touring the lakes and mountains. Our guide Max was brilliant, he took us to the most beautiful lakes and mountains I have ever seen, totally...
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