Salzburg, worldwide known as the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the place where Sound of Music was filmed. The city of Salzburg is famous as the "Rome of the North" with its magnificent monuments in Baroque- and Renaissance. Salzburg, named by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage, was ruled for centuries by Prince Archbishops, who left a cultural and historical heritage of unique importance and beauty.
After a comprehensive 2-hour minivan tour of the old city, including the Mirabell Gardens and Salzburg’s best view point, the M32 view terrace, you will continue to the Palace Leopoldskron and from there to one of Salzburg’s most famous attractions, the Palace Hellbrunn with the trick fountains. You will receive a guided tour of the trick fountains followed by an audio guided tour of the castle. In winter you will visit Mozart's Residence instead.
* closed from Nov. 1st until March 23rd
After this 4-tour of the city of Salzburg you will be ready to explore the sights you are interested in on your own, knowing about the must-sees of Salzburg and as well the other Salzburg attractions. All Museums in Salzburg are having audio guides and information in English. A perfect tool for the old town and more is the "Salzburg Card" to purchase at the hotel desk or online. The Salzburg Card is your key to the city of Salzburg: it provides free admission to Salzburg's museums, free use of the Fortress funicular, the Untersberg cableway, Salzach ship service (tour 1) and public transport.
Booking Link for Salzburg Card: online booking form for Salzburg Card