Best of Salzburg with a licensed guide
If you like old medieval towns with great history, you will fancy this tour. Baroque architecture and nature panorama, you will love visiting the great gardens of Mirabell Palace as well as the amazing Salzburg cathedral. The city is also the birthplace of the composer Mozart, and his home is part of the tour.
Tour timings are flexible and can be amended depending on availability.
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What's included :
- English Speaking Guide
What's excluded :
- Entrance Fees
- Entry/Admission - Mozart's Birthplace
- Entry/Admission - Salzburg Cathedral
- Entry/Admission - Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
- Entry/Admission - Stift Nonnberg
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Mirabell Palace and Gardens, Mirabellplatz 4, Salzburg 5020 Austria
Known as a historical monument in Salzburg, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mirabell Palace will astonish you with its geometrically-arranged gardens. The gardens include mythological sculptures from 1730, and Greek and Roman statues sculpted by Ottavio Mosto in 1690.
Duration: 35 minutes
Stop At: Mozart's Birthplace, Getreidegasse 9, Salzburg 5020 Austria
Here is the residence of the great Mozart until the age of 17. Built in the 12th century, the house is now a museum retracing the life of this amazing composer. Each floor will show you wonderful memories of his life. You'll be able to see his first musical instruments as well as a replica of Mozart's living conditions.
Duration: 45 minutes
Pass By: Getreidegasse, Salzburg 5020 Austria
Also named Grain Lane, it is a shopping street located in the old town of Salzburg. UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996, you will walk by this narrow street full of high-town houses and iron guild emblems. Since 1987, the street is the theater of a famous lady called "the puppet woman", and her puppets on sell.
Stop At: Salzburg Cathedral, Kapitelplatz 2, Salzburg 5020 Austria
Salzburg Cathedral is a Baroque cathedral from the 17th century. First founded by Saint Rupert in 774 on a Roman town, it has been rebuilt after a fire from 1181. It is in this Cathedral that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was baptized. You can still observe the baptismal used for his baptism.
Duration: 30 minutes
Pass By: Petersfriedhof, Sankt-Peter-Bezirk 1, Salzburg 5020 Austria
Also named St. Peter's Cemetery, it is the oldest cemetery in Salzburg and one of its most popular attractions. Petersfridhof also includes amazing catacombs and two chapels from the 12th and 15th centuries. It is a great promenade to enjoy it.
Stop At: Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, Moenchsberg 34, Salzburg 5020 Austria
The fortress is one of the biggest medieval castles in Europe. Located on a hill of 506 meters high, the fortress offers a nice view of the city of Salzburg. The Citadel contains the Salzburg Bull, the Golden Hall, and Chamber, but also the Bedchamber of the Prince-Bishop.
Duration: 45 minutes
Stop At: Stift Nonnberg, Nonnberggasse 2, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
Stift Nonnberg, or Nonnberg Abbey, is a Benedictine cloister and the oldest convent in Germany. Also a UNESCO site, the place has a great architecture like the wooden Gothic altar made by the sculptor Veit Stoss.
Duration: 20 minutes
Departure Point :Mirabell Fountain, Mirabellplatz 4, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
Return Detail :Stift Nonnberg, Nonnberggasse 2, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.