Private Eagle's Nest and Bavarian Alps Day Trip from Salzburg

Cultural & Theme Tours in Salzburg

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Visit the Eagle’s Nest, Adolf Hitler’s former mountaintop retreat, plus Berchtesgaden and Lake Königssee on this full-day private trip from Salzburg. Ascend to the infamous Eagle’s Nest and absorb its panoramic views, and visit the town of Berchtesgaden for lunch (own expense). Afterward, explore Berchtesgaden salt mine and admire mountain-ringed Königssee with an optional boat ride on its glassy waters. Price is per vehicle on this customizable tour and includes Salzburg hotel pickup and drop-off. Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences Get inside tips from a local Small group ensures personal service Fully narrated tour from
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Salzburg Private ToursWe will pick you up from your hotel or any of the location the city of Salzburg Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsWe leave the city of Salzburg driving south to the German boarder, your private guide will explain you the history of the city of Salzburg and how, for many years, it was a independent principality ruled by the catholic church and the importance of salt and how it influenced the growth of the city. Other points of interest will be explained on route to the next location.Stop At: Eagle's Nest Bus Departure PointOn our way to Obersalzberg bus terminal we will have a couple of great picture stops. Your private guide will show you where everything was located between 1933 and 1945. Places such as the Berghof grounds, entrance to the bunkers, SS barracks and much more. After giving you a mental picture and spacial orientation of the mountain, a scale model at the bus terminal will help you understand where everything was located.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: The Eagle's Nest, Berchtesgaden, Upper Bavaria, BavariaVisit the Eagle Nest with your private guide. From the Eagle’s Nest bus terminal. You will board a specially equipped mountain bus for a breath-taking ride up the 4 mile road, with its 27% incline to a rocky plateau. From there we will walk through a 406ft (124 meter) long tunnel, leading us directly to the original WWII brass elevator that will transport you up through the heart of the Kehlstein mountain for another 406ft, straight into the Eagle’s Nest itself. After a tour through the Eagle’s Nest, you will have some free time to enjoy the view or have refreshments.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Berchtesgaden (Marktgemeinde)Descending from Obersalzberg we continue to the beautiful Bavarian mountain town of Berchtesgaden, located in the Koenigssee River valley. You will have time to explore Berchtesgaden on your own, as well as have lunch in one of the typical Bavarian restaurants (lunch not included in price)Duration: 50 minutesStop At: Konigsee, Schoenau am Koenigssee, Upper Bavaria, BavariaVisit the crystal clear water glaciar lake Königsee.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: St. Bartholomew's Church, Schoenau am Koenigssee, Upper Bavaria, BavariaIn the afternoon you can either explore the underground world of a 500 year old salt mine or visit the Königsee, a glacial lake situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, and enjoy a boat ride to St Bartholomew’s.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Berchtesgaden Salt Mines, Berchtesgaden, Upper Bavaria, BavariaIn the afternoon you can either explore the underground world of a 500 year old salt mine or visit the Königsee, a glacial lake situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, and enjoy a boat ride to St Bartholomew’s.Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: Berchtesgaden Salt Mines, Berchtesgaden, Upper Bavaria, BavariaIn the afternoon you can either explore the underground world of a 500 year old salt mine or visit the Königsee, a glacial lake situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, and enjoy a boat ride to St Bartholomew’s.Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - The Eagle's Nest
  • Entry/Admission - St. Bartholomew's Church
  • Entry/Admission - Berchtesgaden Salt Mines
  • Entry/Admission - Berchtesgaden Salt Mines

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Fully narrated tour
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