Salzburg Tour with ‘Sound of Music’ Stop from Vienna

Cultural & Theme Tours in Vienna

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Travel in an intimate group of no more than 8 people on this day trip from Vienna to Salzburg. Explore Austria’s stunning lake region of Salzkammergut, discover Salzburg’s key sights on a guided walking tour of the Old Town and spend the afternoon strolling and relaxing independently. 100% carbon neutral tour
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Vienna Woods, ViennaWe'll pass through the Vienna Woods on our way to Salzburg.Pass By: Melk Abbey, Melk, Lower AustriaAdmire Melk Abbey en-route to SalzburgStop At: Lake Attersee, Austrian AlpsEnjoy a photo stop at Lake Attersee in the Austrian AlpsDuration: 15 minutesStop At: St Gilgen Mozartplatz, St Gilgen, Austrian AlpsVisit the quaint lakeside village of St. Gilgen and take pictures of Lake Wolfgangsee.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Mirabell Palace and Gardens, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsRetrace the footsteps of Sound of Music's von Trapp family at Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Getreidegasse, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsMarvel at century-old buildings in the traditional style on Salzburg's main shopping street.Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Mozart's Birthplace, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsSee where Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born and learn about his life and works from your guide.Stop At: Grunmarkt, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsSee where the locals shop for fruits, vegetables and meat. Treat yourself to some of Salzburg's local delights if you wish.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Salzburg Cathedral, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsIn the heart of Salzburg visit the impressive baroque cathedral and Domplatz square with the column of St. Mary.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Salzburger Altstadt, Salzburg, Austrian AlpsSpend the afternoon in Salzburg's Unesco-listed Old Town for lunch and shopping.Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Taxi fare from central Vienna hotels to meeting point (max 12 euros per person)
  • Transport by Deluxe Mercedes Van with WIFI onboard
  • Live commentary, exclusively in English
  • Walking tour of Salzburg
  • Hotel drop-off (select hotels only)
  • Carbon credits offsetting the tours CO2 emissions

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees (optional)
  • Food and drinks (optional)
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup


  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus