Day trip

From Munich: Salzburg, St. Wolfgang, and the Salzkammergut

From Munich: Salzburg, St. Wolfgang, and the Salzkammergut

Likely to sell out

From US$ 57.91 per person

Likely to sell out

Take a day trip from Munich to visit scenic Salzburg. Pass by Bavaria's largest lake, the Chiemsee, then head on to the Salzkammergut resort area and its beautiful lakeside settlement, St. Wolfgang.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible—book your spot and pay nothing today.
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Duration 11 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide included
Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, German

Experience

Highlights
  • Be bewitched by the picturesque landscape of the Bavarian Alps
  • Pass by the iconic Chiemsee
  • Visit the stunning architectural gems of Salzburg and wander through its historic old town
  • Take a cruise on St. Wolfgang am Wolfgangsee (in April-November)
  • See Mondsee from the film 'The Trapp Family' (in April-November)
Full description

Travel through the picturesque foothills of the Bavarian Alps on this day trip from Munich to Salzburg. Admire alpine wonders along the way and have free time to explore Salzburg at your own pace. 

Hop aboard a comfortable and climate controlled bus at a centrally-located meeting point in Munich. Relax on the drive and spy the enchanting Chiemsee, also called the "Bavarian Sea," as it is the largest lake in Bavaria.

Arrive in Salzburg, the city of Mozart and have around 2.5 hours to see the city's impressive buildings, take in the vistas, and wander through the Baroque Old Town. Have time to take in sights like the Hohensalzburg fortress and the birthplace of Mozart. 

Spend your free time checking out the cathedral, Hellbrunn Palace, and the fountains. Take a stroll through the Old Town to uncover boutique shops and eateries offering culinary delicacies.

Get back on the bus and, in the summer (from April until November), travel thorughthe Salzkammergut to the Wolfgangsee. Purchase a boat ride to St. Wolfgang, the Hotel zum Weißen Rössl, and see the pilgrimage church. 

Stop at the Mondsee, a location for the film "The Trapp Family." In the winter (from November to April), instead of the visit to St. Wolfgang you'll get to enjoy more time in Salzburg. During December enjoy the colors and aromas of Christkindlmarket Christmas market.

Return to your meeting point in Munich by bus at the end of your tour.

Includes
  • Travel in a luxury bus
  • Tour guide
  • Boat trip (€13, from April to November)
  • Admission fees
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at Karlsplatz 21-24 at the Gray Line, AutobusOberbayern bus lane.

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport
  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Please note that during the winter season (from November until April) instead of visiting St. Wolfgang, the tour spends additional time in Salzburg. During December, a visit to the Christkindlmarket is also included in the itinerary.
  • Please bring a valid ID. Non-EU citizens must bring their passport
  • Please be at the departure stop at least 20 minutes before the beginning of the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 147 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.3/5
  • Transportation
    4.5/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

The full day tour of Salzburg and St Wolfgang was worth doing. The scenic beauty was mesmerizing. The town of Salzburg is very cute. And the lake St Wolfgang was awesome. The tour guide Elizabeth was a perfect guide. She was full of information and took good care of all the travellers.

August 5, 2022

We loved the tour, it is so worth it and the boat ride was phenomenal. The only thing we would have liked is to spend more time in Salzburg, to enter the Mozart museum and explore the city more calmly. I think that with 3 hours it would have been perfect. They only gave us an hour and a half to be in the city and very little was done for us. Everything else was amazing and our guide Paul very kind and friendly.

Read more

July 24, 2022

This was a most satisfying trip. We were a group with Paul who is an outstanding guide. He is clear in his instructions, very knowledgeable and very entertaining. The time in Salzburg is only enough to get a taste of all there is to offer but the time spent traveling to Saint Wolfgang and the boat trip more than make up for any frustration.

Read more

July 21, 2022

Product ID: 1795