Lonely Planet Writer

Amphibian bus tours splash into Salzburg

London amphibian tour.
London amphibian tour. Image by Chris Sampson / CC BY 2.0

The amphibian bus is set to begin tours of the streets of Salzburg, Austria and its Salzach river in spring 2015. Inspired by similar tours in Rotterdam and London, the bus will carry 26 passengers and enters the river via a fire service ramp. Environmentalists and fishermen were initially against the idea but it has been confirmed the bus will not deposit any pollutants. Read more: thelocal.at