Sound of Salzburg Private Walking Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

331070


Categories

Youth and Family, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. If kids know the movie and the songs they will enjoy the tour more.
use a buggy for your small kids

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

German (fluent), English (fluent)

3 hours Walking tour with stories from the family Van Trapp


On this tour you will learn about the true story of the Trapp family, how they lived in Salzburg, where and why their singing talent was discovered and how they left Salzburg to end up in the United States.

Besides insider stories from the movie I will also talk about some historical facts to give you a good insight of the time the Trapp family lived in Salzburg and the current live style in town.

You will see Mozart square, Residence square, Salzburger Dom, Fortress Hohensalzburg, Nonnberg Abbey, St. Peters District, Salzburg Festival Hall, horse wash monument, farmers market, Salzach river and Mirabell Garden and much more.

Itinerary

Starting at the Mozart square you will have a great view to the Residence square and the Residence fountain. We will cross the square to the Salzburg Dom and continue to Nonnberg Abbey which is a little incline. But the view is spectacular overlooking the city center and the Austrian Alps. You can even see the mountain the family climbed at the end of the movie. Near the Abbey is a special St. Peter's cemetery and the Salzburg Festival Hall where the family was discovered and filmed.

Enjoy the local farmers market, pass Mozart's birthplace and find the Salzach river to the other side of town. There we will end at the Mirabell Garden also called do-re-mi garden. The kids spend a lot of time here to sing and dance do-re-mi.

Don't be shy and sing or dance yourself! :)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you in the Old Town of Salzburg at the Mozart square. In the middle of the square is a big statue of W.A.Mozart. I will be next to the statue.

End location: Tour will end near the Mirabell Garden.

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

Walking Tour

What’s Included

Other: included is a visit to the Mirabell Garden, a visit to the old city center with the Residence square, St. Peter district, Salzburg Festivall Hall, Horse wash monument, farmers market, shopping street, Nonnberg Abbey and much more.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - There are nice Sound of Music souvenirs, Edelweiss flower, books, T-Shirts and more

What’s Extra

Other: All you need is good shoes and a camera. Maybe you want to dress up as one character in the movie and dance around the fountain or sing do-re-mi in the Mirabell Garden.

If your group is more than 10 people please contact me for more information.

Restrictions

Most tours will be walking tours. But I can arrange for a private car and driver if requested or needed for some tours. I also can accompany you in your vehicle.

A Recent Review of this tour

Micheala was very professional. She was at the meeting point before time and she went out of her way in showing us Salzburg. Her knowledge of Salzburg was great and in addition to the sound of music tour, which we had booked, she also gave us insights into salzburg in general. We are very thankful for her advise to visit Lake Hallstat the next day as we all enjoyed the trip immensely. Thank you Micheala
Srikant Nayak

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