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Austrian Lakes and Mountains Half-Day Tour from Salzburg

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Schloss Fuschl, A Luxury Collection Resort & SpaThe tour will leave Salzburg and pass by the impressive hunting castle Fuschl, today a luxury hotel, where Salzburg's Prince Archbishops spent many seasons.Stop At: WolfgangseeExplore the little town of St. Gilgen, where Mozart's mother was born and enjoy a 45-minute boat ride across the Wolfgangsee to St. Wolfgang (from 1 May to 26 October). During winter time, instead of the boat ride, there will be a coffee break (included) at one of traditional Austrian coffee house.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Pfarre St. Wolfgang, St. Wolfgang, Upper AustriaIn St Wolfgang there is time to visit the famous winged gothic altar by Michael Pacher inside the Pfarre St. Wolfgang. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Hotel Im Weissen RösslThere will also be a stop at the White Horse Inn for refreshments (not included). Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Krottensee, Gmunden, Upper AustriaWe continue our journey along lake Krottensee. Pass By: Schloss Huttenstein, St Gilgen, Austrian AlpsWe'll also pass Schloss Hüttenstein on our return journey to Salzburg. The ever-changing and contrasting scenery will make this tour an unforgettable memory.

$66.22 Tours & Sightseeing

Salzburg City Tour Plus Austrian Lake District and Mountains

Your tour will commence from Mirabell Square and take you through Mozarteum, the new part of the City, then continue to Mozart's Residence. Continue over the Staatsbrucke into the baroque Old Town with its resplendent Dome and the festival quarter.Passing the Nonnberg Abbey you will see Castle Leopoldskron, used as the von Trapp family home in the film, "Sound of Music". The tour will then return to Mirabell Square where the lake and mountains tour will commence with a scenic view of Salzburg. You will be introduced to many scenic and historical landmarks on the way to the beautiful Lake District, such as the impressive hunting castle Fuschl, today a luxury hotel, where the Prince Archbishops spent many seasons.In St Wolfgang there is time to visit the famous winged gothic altar by Michael Pacher, and there will be a stop at the White Horse Inn for refreshments. From St Wolfgang you be able to enjoy a 25 minute boat ride (May 1 - October 26 only) to St Gilgen, where Mozart's mother was born, on the other side of Lake Wolfgang.Passing Castle Huttenstein, you will continue along the Mondsee. The ever-changing and contrasting scenery will make this tour an unforgettable memory and is a must for every visitor to Salzburg.

$456.69 Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Austrian Lakes and Mountains Tour from Salzburg

After hotel pickup, travel by Mercedes E-Class or minivan from Salzburg to the Austrian Lake District (Salzkammergut), an area of crystal-clear lakes, majestic mountains and charming villages. In times past, Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph and his family spent summer vacations in this captivating region. Your informative guide will tell you more about the history of this popular part of Austria as you travel through the countryside. Pass Fuschlsee (Lake Fuschl) and admire Schloss Fuschl, the gorgeous castle-like hotel on its banks. Next, visit the historic village of St Wolfgang, a small but picturesque market town on the shores of Wolfgangsee, one of Austria's most famous lakes. Visit the church to marvel at the winged Gothic altar by 15th-century Austrian sculptor Michael Pacher, and stop by the White Horse Inn, the setting for a well-known musical comedy about a waiter with an unrequited love for the owner of the inn. From October through April, enjoy coffee and cake at the White Horse Inn with its lovely views of Wolfgangsee. In the summer, take a relaxing boat ride across Wolfgangsee to St Gilgen, a small idyllic village where Mozart's mother was born. On the way, admire stunning views of the mountains Schafberg and Zwölferhorn (boat ride and coffee is not included with the package).Head back toward Salzburg, taking in marvelous views of Mondsee. Since your tour is private, you can ask the guide about including other area attractions you'd like to see and take your time admiring the fantastic scenery. Your half-day trip through one of Austria's most beautiful regions concludes with drop-off at your Salzburg hotel.

$112.54 Kid Friendly

Private Lake District, St. Wolfgang and St. Gilgen Tour

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Schloss Fuschl, A Luxury Collection Resort & SpaMeet your private local guide at the reception of your Salzburg hotel and get on board of your luxury private vehicle. Your journey will take you on country roads to hidden gems of the Lake District. Visit an off the beaten track village and a waterfall on your way to the castle of Fuschl with the emerald-green Fuschlsee as its backdrop.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: St Gilgen Mozartplatz, St Gilgen, Austrian AlpsAfter a stop at the Mozart View Point, overlooking the entire Lake Wolgang the journey continues to St. Gilgen town center.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Hotel Im Weissen RösslNext highlight of this full day private tour is St. Wolfgang, renowned for its beautiful old town center and picturesque emerald green waterfront, St. Wolfgang is one of the most beloved lakeside resorts in Austria.Start your St. Wolfgang experience right in the town center where you will be dropped at the White horse Inn which is next to St. Wolfgang church. St. Wolfgang is a great place to walk about and enjoy some pleasant lakeside scenery. The area is renowned for water sport activity and sailing and was in fact, the location for many local movies. Although the waterfront is the primary attraction for tourists, St. Wolfgang also offers some key historical attractions such as the church of St. Wolfgang with its altar made by Michael Pacher and the beautiful old town houses. Enjoy some Austrian Specialty at the White Horse Inn Lake Side Restaurant or just visit one of the many cafes and restaurants of St. Wolfgang. Weather permitting you can optional also take the rack railway up to the Gaisberg Summit and get your lunch at the Mountain Restaurant.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Lake Wolfgang, St Gilgen, Austrian AlpsFrom April 18th until November 3rd 2019 you will return to St. Gilgen with the boat and meet your guide at St. Gilgen.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Basilika St. MichaelThe last highlight on this 8-hour lake district tour is a stop at the Sound of Music Church in Mondsee. After eight hours exploring one of Austria’s most beautiful areas, your private tour will conclude with drop-off at your Salzburg city hotel.Duration: 20 minutes

$123.96 Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Eagle's Nest and Hallstatt tour from Salzburg

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: 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 as well as to have lunch in one of the great lake side restaurants in Halltstatt (at your own expense).Duration: 2 hoursStop At: The Eagle's Nest, Berchtesgaden, Upper Bavaria, BavariaFrom Hallstatt via Golling and Hallein to the "Obersalzberg" Eagle's Nest bus terminal. From that historical point we will access the Eagle's Nest with special busses and elevator. You will have 45 minutes at the Eagle's Nest, time to get many ever memorable pictures and maybe also having lunch at the Eagle's Nest terrace overlooking the entire Bavarian Mountains. The very scenic view to the Bavarian Mountains, the King’s lake (Koenigssee) and the surrounding area of Salzburg will be an everlasting memory of your Austrian holiday. During the winter months, the tour might visit Rossfeld summit instead, to get a stunning view of the Bavarian Mountains and the Eagle's Nest (November to beginning of May).Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Mirabell Palace and Gardens, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsThe Mirabell Gardens are a perfect place to end the full day private tour to Hallstatt and the 'Eagle's Nest'. It is in the town center and usually not far away from many Salzburg City hotels. Certainly we can also return you to your Salzburg hotel or any other location in the city of Salzburg.Duration: 30 minutes