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A Day in Salzburg - Tour from Munich

  • When does it run?
    01 Apr - 30 Dec: Daily
    02 Jan - 31 Mar: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Start time
    9:15am
  • Duration
    10 hours
Inclusions
  • English speaking guide
  • 90-mins train journey in each direction
  • Guided walking tour
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (14+)
  • Child (6-13)
  • Infant (0-5)

Key Highlights

  • Travel by train to Salzburg – City of Mozart and the Sound of Music
  • Your guide will lead you on a walking tour of Salzburg and introduce all the city’s highlights
  • After the walking tour you will have time to explore at leisure
  • Regale in the magnetic and eventful history of the Papacy and the Vatican with this private tour

Overview

Spend a day in Salzburg, famed for its old world glamour, made all the more striking by the majestic backdrop of the snow-capped Alps. It is of course the home town of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and you will take a trip to his birthplace, his residence, the streets he walked and the cafes he drank in.

Salzburg is also one of the most popular ‘movie tourism’ destinations in the world having been the setting for the much-loved The Sound of Music. On this tour you will see many of the locations used in the film.

The tour is split in two, as well as a guided tour you will have time to explore the city at you own pace.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    01 Apr - 30 Dec: Daily
    02 Jan - 31 Mar: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday

  • Duration

    10 hours

  • Start time

    9:15am

  • Meeting Point

    Radius Tours Office, in Munich Central Train Station (Hauptbahnhof), just across from platforms 32-34.
    Please report to the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. .

  • Ending Point

    Hauptbahnhof Train Station

Itinerary

  • The tour starts from Munich Central Train Station. Accompanied by an expert English-speaking guide you will make the 90 minute train journey to Austria.

    This tour is divided into two parts. The first part is a guided orientation tour of the historic Old Town lasting between 90 minutes and 2 hours. The highlights of which are:

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s birthplace. The famous composer of classical music, Mozart was born in Getreidegasse no.9 on 27th January, 1756. Today, the rooms once occupied by the Mozart family houses a museum.

    The city’s old medieval shopping streets. Take a walk through this charming area and discover its side-streets, romantic arcades, courtyards, churches, monastery and catacombs.

    Cathedral of Salzburg, it is considered one of the most significant pieces of church architecture in Austria. With its magnificent façade and mighty dome it represents the most impressive early baroque edifice to the north of the Alps.

    Festung Hohensalzburg fortress, it dominates the skyline and various viewpoints and sites associated with the film, The Sound of Music, such as the Mirabelle gardens.

    After the guided tour, you have free time for approx. 3 hours to visit sites of your choice assisted by maps and advice provided by your tour guide. During this time at leisure you should take the opportunity to purchase some lunch. Every one then meets up at an agreed time and place for the return train journey back to Munich.

    The tour will finish at Munich Central Train Station.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • English speaking guide
  • 90-mins train journey in each direction
  • Guided walking tour
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Lunch

Please note

As the tour crosses international borders please ensure you have the appropriate documentation (passport, visa etc).

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

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

Customer Reviews

  • Great Day Trip to Salzburg!
    Markus Yager, United States 11/10/2017
  • Must do day
    Peter Godsell, United Kingdom 06/19/2017
  • Wonderful Salzburg Tour!
    Deedee johnson, United States 09/12/2015

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