Salzburg: City of Mozart, Sound of Music, History and Famous Desserts

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 4 км
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Duration 1h - 4h
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • See houses where Mozart was born and where he used to live, know story of him and his family
  • Hear the love story hidden behind the walls of the Mirabell palace
  • Taste famous chocolate Candies "Mozart" and Sacher cake, visit oldest coffee-house in Austria
  • Get know where "Sound of music" movie was filmed
  • Enjoy a panoramic view of Salzburg from the observation deck and walk over whole town in 1 tour
Take a walk in the cozy alpine city of Salzburg, get excited about architecture, make unforgettable photos in the best photo locations, and try the best Austrian desserts. Many sights are waiting for you: Mirabell Palace and Garden, the house where Mozart was born and lived. You will take a walk in the medieval streets of the old city, and see Salzburg cathedral, Fortress, Gold sphere, St.Peters Abbey, and a beautiful old cemetery. You will taste Buns by Monks, famous Mozart candies, and Sacher cake. Delicious! At the end of the tour, you will enjoy a tasty meal and a panoramic view of the city from the observation deck which was one of the movie scenes in "The Sound of Music". You will hear and learn: – Love story of Ditrich von Raitenau and Salome Alt hidden in Mirabell Palace – Legends of 12 dwarfs – Stories of Mozart and his family – Secret of Mozart Candies and how to distinguish original Mozart Candies from copies – Legend of Sacher Cake – History of Salzburg festivals – The Sound of Music places – Modern Art – What Gold Sphere is really about and why it stands in the middle of the city – Where to purchase the best local cheese, ham, and other products – Where to do the best photos for Instagram and your private collection – What else you can do during your stay in Salzburg and Salzburgerland

What's included

  • Guided tour to see most of Salzburg: Fascinating Architecture, Palaces, Medieval Streets, Cafes.
  • Exiting story of love hiding behind walls of Marble Palace and Mozart lifestyle.
  • Visit delicious cafes, taste and learn the history of the "Sacher" cake and Mozart chocolates.
  • Info how to get inside of Marble Palace, where to try bread from Monks and other secret places.
  • Visiting of Panoramic view to see all the roofs of Salzburg with local restaurant
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Entrance tickets to Observation Desk (4,2 Euro Adult)
  • Headphones – you should bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Salzburg Mirabellplatz (Schloss Mirabell)
Salzburg Mirabellplatz (Schloss Mirabell)
StadtAlm restaurant with a viewing platform
Mönchsberg 19c
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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Meet the host, Anna
On WeGoTrip since 2020

6 ratings & reviews

December 2023
Замечательный тур для знакомства с Зальцбургом, много дополнительных локаций и советов что посмотреть и посетить помимо маршрута. И очень красивая фото-локация в конце!

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