A beautiful day trip from Munich
Enjoy an unforgettable day in the beautiful City of Salzburg, the Home of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the setting for the musical movie "Sound of Music". The entire old town with its medieval fortress and the baroque palaces and churches is a UNESCO world heritage site - and rightly so! Situated at the foothills of the Alps, it is an enchanting little town with lots of stories to tell and places to see. Not to forget the rich austrian culinary - both hearty or sweet - and the traditional coffee specialties. . .
If you should think that one town is not enough for a day tour, we may as well visit the spectacular lake Königssee near by, or Hitler's alpine residence, the "Eagle's Nest" in Berchtesgaden. It's all up to you!
I come pick you up at your hotel - the tour can begin
On our way over the "Autobahn" I will give you an introduction to Salzburg and the Austro-Bavarian peculiarities
After a drive through the pre-alpine landscapes of Bavaria, we will cross the border to Austria
In Salzburg, we park the car and start our walking tour right outside the parking garage in the center. The short way through the enchanting old town will lead us to Mozart House, that you may want to visit.
Before we continue our walk from there, you will have decided what else you want to see on that day:
- visit the impressive medieval fortress on the hill
- do a guided tour to the "Sound of Music" - Locations
- or leave the city, and head to either lake Königssee or the "Eagle's Nest"
In any case, we will continue the walking tour through Salzburg's old town, so you will see all the main attractions, feel the city's spirit, and have the chance to taste the local delicacies and maybe buy a nice souvenir. . .
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will pick you up at the Reception of your Hotel in Munich (if you stay in a different City, please ask for possible extra cost)
End location: Return to your Hotel - or wherever else you wish to return in Munich.
Duration: 9 hours 30 min.
Depending on traffic, the duration may vary a little bit. In any case, I pick you up at 8:30 - and we will be back for dinner.
If you want, we may be able to stipulate a different start time - just let me know.
I will drive you in a modern and comfortable air conditioned Minivan (Ford Galaxy, 6 spacious passenger seats) - Child seats available for all ages
- My time and knowledge as your private Tour Guide
- Private Transportation by Car (pick-up and return in Munich)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 EUR - for possible entrance fees and lunch/snacks
The following fees may incur for museums or special tours in Salzburg, or if you want to visit lake Königssee or the Eagle's nest:
- Entrance fees to museums
- Special "Sound of Music" Tour
- Carriage Tour Salzburg
- Boat on lake Königssee
- Bus and entrance fee at the "Eagle's Nest"
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Thomas was wonderful. We had a very comfortable ride into Salzburg and he pointed out some spots from Sound of Music...and let us know a lot of the history of the area outside of what is in the tour books! He guided us thru some wonderful areas of downtown and gave us more history again! We really enjoyed ourselves and would recommend him!!!