Experience the beauty of the Austrian Lake District with the World Heritage Site Hallstatt and the former imperial town of Bad Ischl as the highlights on this private tour of 8 hours. Customize your tour as you desire. Get the maximum out of one day travelling with professional local Austria Guide. Meet your chauffeur/guide at your Salzburg Hotel who will take you on an 8-hour full day tour to the Salzkammergut Lake Region with a visit of Bad Ischl and Hallstatt.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Schloss Fuschl, A Luxury Collection Resort & SpaBe ready for pickup at 10.00 am at your Salzburg hotel. Make yourself comfortable in your comfortable touring vehicle and experience the beautiful landscape that the famous ‘Salzkammergut’ lake region has to offer. After a short drive from Salzburg you’ll reach the castle of Fuschl. Capture a picture of the castle of Fuschl with the emerald-green Lake Fuschlsee as its backdrop, before heading on to St. Gilgen with Lake Wolfgang, the next photo stop.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: St Gilgen Mozartplatz, St Gilgen, Austrian AlpsThe next highlight is Wolfgang Lake and the villages St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang. Capture a picture of St. Wolfgang from a great view point before arriving at the next town, in Bad Ischl. The drive will take you through Bad Ischl, which is famous for the “Kaiser” (Emperor) Villa and the Café Zauner, and on to Bad Goisern and Hallstatt.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: KaiservillaNext is the first highlight of this full day private tour, the former imperial town of Bad Ischl. The emperor Franz Josef was in this beautiful town every summer for more then 6 decades. Visit the Imperial Villa, the Sissy park which is a recreational area of the locals (opened from April to October daily) and finally stroll through the historical town center of Bad Ischl. Bad Ischl was already a well-liked holiday destination for many celebrities like Johann Strauss, Franz Lehar who had a Villa there, King of Siam, Charley Watts from the Rolling Stones, Nestroy and many more. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Hallstatter See, Hallstatt, Upper AustriaHaving reached Hallstatt and the highlight of this full day tour, your private guide will point out the must-sees of Hallstatt to you, which include a beautiful photo spot of Hallstatt, Charnel House (Bone House), Hallstatt Museum, Hallstatt Waterfall "Waldbachstrub", Hallstatt's local residence area and more. You will have 2 hours to explore Hallstatt and all these sites on your own. Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsGet dropped off at your Salzburg hotel or any other location in the city at the end of your full day private tour to Bad Ischl and Hallstatt.