Salzburg Day Trip from Vienna (1 Day)
After pickup from your Vienna hotel or the Vienna State Opera, take a scenic 3-hour drive west through the beautiful Salzkammergut landscape, marked by lakes and the mighty Alps.
On arrival, follow your guide on a walking tour through Salzburg Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. Visit Salzburg Cathedral, Festival Hall and St Peter's Abbey.
Saunter down lively shopping streets including Getreidegasse, where famous composer Wolfgang Mozart grew up, and stroll through the gardens of Mirabell Palace, where some scenes from The Sound of Music were filmed.
On your way back to Vienna, enjoy views of Fortress Hohensalzburg (also known as Hohensalzburg Castle), one of Europe’s largest medieval castles. Your day trip ends with drop-off at your original departure point.
Vienna City HOP ON HOP OFF Tour (48-hour Ticket)
Choose from three different routes and board the open-top, double-decker bus at any of the 37 stops around Vienna. Enjoy informative audio commentary on board and hop on and off as you please to explore more on foot.
Visit Hofburg Palace, Butterfly House, Vienna State Opera, the Austrian Parliament Building, Vienna City Hall, Schönbrunn Palace, St Stephen's Cathedral, Danube Tower, Belvedere Palace and the Mozart Memorial. See Itinerary for a full list of stops.
Your ticket is valid for 48 hours from the time of first use, giving you extra flexibility to sightsee at your leisure.
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