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UNESCO nominated Salzburg’s Old City as part of the World’s Cultural and Natural Heritage in 1997.
The flair of Salzburg´s Old Town with many historical buildings, churches, castles and gardens, overviewed by Hohensalzburg Fortess in a breathtaking alpine surrounding make the city a unique beauty.
Not many cities are as strongly influenced by the Baroque era as Salzburg. The large number of churches has also caused the city to be known as “the German Rome”.
The first inhabitants date back about 2500 years. The reason for which was the salt, which was a very powerful and expensive gift. At that time salt was more expensive than gold! That is the reason why our city is called Salzburg and our major river is named Salzach.
Enjoy Cultural and Natural Heritage in Salzburg!
Built in 1077 and considerably enlarged is now the largest, fully-preserved fortress in central Europe. Certainly one of the main monuments to discover Salzburg.
Most monumental early-baroque building on this side of the alps. The original cathedral was built in 774.
St. Peter’s Abbey and Cemetery
Abbey and Benedictine monastery, founded around 700, later redesigned in the Baroque style. St. Peter’s Cemetery with its unique backdrop is one of the oldest and most charming cemeteries in the world. The catacombs are one of the special attractions.
The charm is not only generated by the high, narrow houses tightly nestled together and the wrought iron guild signs, but also to the romantic passageways.
in Getreidegasse is where Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born on January 27, 1756 on Makartplatz is where the Mozart family lived from 1773 to 1787
Mirabell Palace and Gardens
The Palace was built in 1606. The “angel staircase” that leads to Europe’s “most beautiful wedding hall” is of special interest. So do the surrounding Gardens with statue groups on subjects from Greek mythology.
Hellbrunn – Palace and Trick Fountains
Hellbrunn Palace, bult from 1612-1615, is one of the most beautiful examples of manneristic architecture north of the Alps and unique throughout Europe.
See the display brewery and museum in Austria’s largest privately owned brewery Stiegl Brewery was founded in 1492 … enjoy a Stine of Lager!
Your ticket to the ‘Stage of the World’
The Salzburg Card includes:
Free single admission to all the city’s attractions
Free use of public transport throughout the city, incl. fortress funicular, panorama boat & cable car Untersberg
Attractive discounts for cultural events
Discounts for various tours and excursions
Augustiner Brewery and the Bräustübl Tavern
Where, since 1621, the art of brewing and a warm atmosphere guarantee for the enjoyment of delicious cool beer.
ENJOY Music Unlimited in Salzburg!
The Sound of Music – shooting locations
Use the opportunity to see the locations in the city of Salzburg, where the film Sound of Music was shot.
Main event location of Salzburg Festival.
Salzburg Marionette Theater
Enchanting puppet theater – “The Sound of Music” Broadway musical – “The production is a delightful surprise from start to finish.“
Exploring the region of Salzburg will definitely be one of your main goals when staying in the city of Mozart. Let us support you properly by offering you the best tours in Salzburg with well chosen partners of ours!
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Meeting Point: YoHo Hostel