1. Austria
  2. Salzburg (State)
  3. Salzburg
  4. Mirabell Palace

Highlights of Salzburg and the Surrounding Region

Product ID: 16227
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Discover more about the history of Salzburg and see the city's beatiful, ancient architecture. After a city tour, spend the afternoon in the countryside, visiting the lakes and picturesque townlets of the Salzburg basin.
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Duration: 5 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit St. Gilgen, birthplace of Mozart's mother
  • See the house Mozart lived in
  • Visit the beautiful Mirabell Palace
Full description
Take a comprehensive tour, linking the historic city of Salzburg and the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside in the Salzburg Basin.

You will start the tour in beautiful Salzburg, where in the course of 1 hour you will take in the city's ancient monuments, learn valuable information about local traditions, history, and culture, and see the places linked to Austria's greatest composer, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The start point is on the Mirabellenplatz. The tour runs over the Staatsbrücke to the baroque Old Town, and as far as the Leopoldskron Palace.

After this you will visit the beautiful Salzburg basin, where royal hunts took place, and where the Austrian Emperor Franz-Josef took his summer holidays with his family. On your way to St. Wolfgang, you will pass the Fuschlsee Lake, where you will have a wonderful view of the eponymous Fuschl Palace.

In addition, you will have the opportunity to marvel at the gothic altarpiece by Michael Pacher, and to take a short rest in the famous Weißes Rössl Hotel. In St. Wolfgang you will climb aboard a boat to travel over water to St. Gilgen. The picturesque village is the birthplace of Mozart's mother (this part of the tour takes place from the 1st May to the 26th October). After a detour to the Mondsee Lake, you will return to Salzburg.
Includes
  • Multilingual tour guide
  • Boat ride to St. Gilgen (depending on the season)
What’s Not Included
  • Tips (optional)

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Meeting point

Mirabellplatz bus station, Salzburg.

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For those traveling in a wheelchair, please note that your wheelchair must be collapsible and you must be able to climb into the bus or minivan independently (1 to 3 steps). If you are traveling in a wheelchair, please indicate this when booking.

From US$ 74.43 per person

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Salzburg Panorama Tours GmbH

Product ID: 16227