CITY TOUR SALZBURG AND SALZKAMMERGUT
Offered on your free day on Day 6 - you will not miss any included tours.
This morning you board your coach to Salzburg. Your eyes will feast at your first views of your trips of the majestic Alps. Arrive in Salzburg, best know as the city of music and the filming location of the movie The Sound of Music. You are sure to delight in the old town with its world famous baroque architecture. Salzburg is one of the best-preserved city centers of the Alps and was adopted by UNESCO in 1997 in the list of World Cultural Heritages. Salzburg is also the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. During the guided tour through the old town you will see the birth house of the musician as well as other well-known attractions, such as the Getreidegasse. This long yet narrow shopping-street runs parallel to the river in the centre of town and is one of the oldest streets of the city. The street is famous for its historic-style beautiful outdoor signs of each stores profession. You continue to the Mirabell Palace, a beautiful castle with gardens, built by an archbishop for his beloved courtesan. Watch out for the "Garden of Dwarfs" and the Garden of Roses.
After your included lunch, you head to St. Gilgen at Wolfgangsee - the birthplace of the mother of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Here you can enjoy the one of a kind beautiful scenery with amazing views that is reflected by one largest lakes in the Salzkammergut region. Afterwards you continue to Passau to meet your ship that has moved down river while you have enjoyed your tour of the Austrian Alpine region and Salzburg.
Duration: 9 hours and moderate walking
Your Salzburg Tour Includes:
- Transportation from the ship in Linz to Salzburg and from Salzburg to the ship in the afternoon in Passau
- A guide tour of Salzburg
- Visit beautiful St. Gilgen at Wolfgangsee in the Salzkammergut Lake region
Per Person Pricing:
If bought by 60 days prior: $95
If bought on the boat: $107
Space is limited, act now to guarantee your space on this tour