Salzburg City Breaks
Dreaming spires, sublime beauty, green hills, snow-white mountain tops and romantic gardens are just a few of the reasons why this city, the birthplace of Mozart, is loved by millions.
Spend a leisurely day at Mirabell Garden and explore the park at Mirabell Palace.
The birth place of Mozart a 3-bedroom apartment, Getreidegasse is now a museum, as is Mozart's residence on the River Salzach.
Salzburg Cathedral is a spectacular sight. This 17th century baroque cathderal is the site of the baptism of Mozart.Read more
Hohensalzburg Fortress sitting at the top of Monchsberg Mountain is one of Salzburg's most popular sights. Travel by funicular and admire the amazing views over the city.
Lose yourself in the miniature fantasy world of the Marionette Theatre. A puppet theatre, designed for adults, dating back to 1913.
Spend the afternoon at Hellbrunn Palace, a baroque villa of palatial style. One of the main attractions at Hellbrunn Park is the pavilion in which Leisl and Franz first met in the Sound of Music.
Find a traditional coffee shop in Mozartplatz and order an Austrian coffee and a slice of Salzburg Nockerl.Read more
Sample some local brew and soak up the atmosphere in the Augustinerbrau or Steigkeller beer gardens.
Food & Drink
Salzburg is like a real candy land! You will always find a delicious meal or treat on your plate that resembles a work of art. If something savoury is more appealing try a brettljause (cold platter) consisting of cheese, smoked bacon and fresh bread. Or try spatzle, a pasta-type dish, which is fried and served with strong cheese.
The old town offers a unique shopping experience. Jewellery and handicrafts are just some of the items that can be found for sale along the pretty, narrow lanes and charming squares in the historic centre.
Sound of Music Tour
This popular tour highlights landmarks and locations from the picturesque scenes of the film to the wedding church at Mondree.
Departs: daily. Duration: 4 hours.
Adults from £31.
Mozart City Tour
A comprehensive coach tour of this beautiful city including a 1 hour tour of Mozart's residence.
Departs: daily. Duration: 2.5 hours.
Adults from £20.