Home to the Waltz, yodelling and beautiful mountains
Discover a city on the banks of the Salzach, birthplace of Mozart and the set of ‘Sound of Music', offering history, culture, music and fun.
Head to the magnificent 17th-century baroque cathedral which stands on a site first consecrated in 774. The cathedral has been renovated numerous times over the years, most recently after a WWII bomb damaged the dome. Hop on a guided tour and find out all the details, you’ll be amazed it’s still standing. Time your trip right, and catch a service here to get a real feel for the place.
Enjoy a day trip touring the beautiful city and, if you’re a fan of the film, why not discover the locations from the famous musical too! Join a guided tour or discover them for yourself. Visit the Unterberg, which you'll recognise from the opening scenes, the gazebo in Hellbrunns gardens, the Mirabell Gardens and Mondsee Cathedral to name a few.
Explore Europe’s largest, most fully-preserved fortification. Hohensalzburg Fortress is more than 900 years old and dominates the Salzburg skyline. Wander around its medieval rooms and romantic courtyard then walk, or take the funicular railway, from the Festungsgasse to the top for great city views and to explore numerous fascinating exhibits.
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