Salzburg Old Town Walking Tour: Explore Historic Sights and Sound of Music Filming Locations
9 Ratings
Embark on a captivating Salzburg Old Town Walking Tour to delve into the city's rich history and discover iconic Sound of Music filming locations.
Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Mirabell Palace and Gardens - The tour begins in the beautiful baroque garden of Mirabell Palace.
What's Included
  • Experienced tourist guide
Additional Information

Embark on a journey through the fourth largest city in Austria accompanied by an entertaining licensed tour guide. Dive into the rich history and culture that spans a thousand years in Salzburg. Experience the diverse aspects of Salzburg’s old town, a world cultural heritage site. Visit the most picturesque film locations of the Sound of Music, the highest-earning musical movie of all time. Follow the path of Mozart. Witness the magic of compact space filled with romantic medieval streets and astounding baroque architecture. Discover more about life devoid of computers, mobile phones, and electricity.

Notable features:
The captivating Mirabell Palace and its mesmerising garden.
The ancient Getreidegasse, notable for its traditional guild signs.
The impressive university church.
The breathtaking view of the grand baroque Salzburg Cathedral.
The intimidating sight of Salzburg Fortress perched 100 meters above the city.

Bellini's Cafe & Bar
Go to the street side of Mirabell Palace. I'm standing at the traffic light in front of Bellini's Cafe and Bar, holding a sign with the name of the tour, for example: ZOEY'S PRIVATE TOUR
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Customer Ratings
(9 Ratings)
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Feb 9, 2024
Great Tour of Salzburg - I had a great experience with this tour! The guide was excellent. He very knowledgable about the history of the city. I would recommend this tour to anyone visiting the area.
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Dec 14, 2023
Pleasant walk in the old town. - Pleasant walk through the old town - very informative and knowledgeable tour guide Fellipie. We enjoyed our tour .
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Dec 8, 2023
Salzburg in a nutshell - Florián was very nice, knowledgeable and friendly, I learned about some history, culture and traditions of Salzburg and its people. Thank you!
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Oct 24, 2023
Florian provided a... - Florian provided a wonderful introduction to Salzburg, filled with lots of history and, by request, a smattering of Sound of Music tidbits 😉. Highly recommend this tour.
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Aug 14, 2023
Good tour - Our guide was excellent. He was well prepared, well informed, pleasant, and excited about his work as a tour guide. He told us about the history of Salzburg, as well as points of interest of the movie Sound of Music. I recommend taking this tour so you know what you are viewing- it makes a huge difference.
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Jan 22, 2023
Salzburg highlights. - Great insight into Salzburg’s history. The tour also included several spots that were featured in the Sound of Music which added a bit of fun. The walk was at a good steady pace, so not too taxing for someone with mobility issues. Fantastic.
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Dec 27, 2022
Walking tour Salzburg - Our guide was awesome! Very accommodating when I wanted to stop a couple of times. Very knowledgeable about the area.
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Aug 17, 2022
Marvelous - Florian laced local history with humor in a delightfully effective way! Wonderful guide to Salzburg.
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Jan 15, 2024
Not professional guide with constant bad comments - It was one of the worst tours we ever had. The tour guide was an older man, who kept making suggestive jokes and was extremely not professional. He made a lot of inappropriate comments about the history with expressing his opinion on historical figures and events. I could tell he knows the history pretty well, but my friend and I were so put off by his comments that nothing went in and we could not wait to get to out. I think Viator need to verify their tour guides in more diligent way. Very disappointed
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up to 10 guests
1 Adult
April 2024