Private Von Trapp Insider Tour

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Activity Level



Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. For kids we can make a special stop at a playground or in summer times using the summer to bargain.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (basic)

View the movie outside scenery in the wonderful area of Salzburg

On this trip in the comfortable glass roof panorama van, I pick you up in Salzburg and then make together with you from the van around to the movie places within the city.
I will explain you the locations and show you the positions and you might catch a picture of the most places already. Then we will go outside the city of Salzburg to see two palaces used in the movie scenery and of course the gazebo.
We'll cross over the border to Marktschellenberg to have a look at the view where the opening scenes of the movie were taken, or alternatively see the field of the Do-Re-Mi song.
On the way back you are going to visit the original Villa of the Trapp family.

After a lunch at a typical regional restaurant on a mountaintop, we'll drive to the lake district - the Salzkammergut. Here you will find some views used in the movie and last but not least we'll visit the village of Mondsee with the famous Basilica where the wedding scene of the movie was taken. Then we'll go back to the city center of Salzburg.


- Salzburg city tour with focus on the sound of music highlights (driving)
- Palaces around the city of Salzburg
- Mountains around Salzburg (driving)
- The original van Trapp Villa
- Lunch on a mountaintop
- Lake district area.

If the weather conditions (such as heavy snowfall) do not permit to drive to the top of the mountain, we will have a lunch in the center of the city.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel in the city center or on Mozart's square.

End location: Drop off at your hotel in the city center or on Mozart's square.

Duration: 8 hours

Depending on the traffic, it could last a bit longer.


You will be traveling in our modern Jaguar or Mercedes panoramic glass-roof air-conditioned car/van.

What’s Included

- All of the transportation, parking fees, tolls
- Driver / guide
- 1 bottle of water per person.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 EUR - for lunch or personal expenses

What’s Extra

- Personal expenses
- Personal shopping
- Lunch.


I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments within Austria.

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