Salzburg Sightseeing Day Trip from Munich by Rail

Salzburg Sightseeing Day Trip from Munich by Rail
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$52.94
Duration: 8 to 10 hrs
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Description

This full-day excursion begins with a two-hour train journey with fantastic views from Munich Hauptbahnhof. After you arrive in Salzburg, you will take a 2.5-hour walking tour of the old town center. From there you'll have time to explore the city on your own and the guide will be waiting to bring you back to Munich, returning at approximately 7pm. Pickup and drop-off from a central meeting point is included.

Nestled in the foot of the Alps, on the beautiful Salzach River, lies the picturesque city of Salzburg. As if designed specifically for picture postcard images, the entirety of this charming city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the home of stunning views, and quaint streets. It also enjoys the reputation of being the epitome of Austrian hospitality, is the birthplace of Mozart, the setting of The Sound of Music, and so much more.

This full-day excursion begins with a two-hour train journey with fantastic views from Munich Hauptbahnhof. After arriving in Salzburg, take a 2.5-hour orientation walking tour of the old town center, taking in some of the most beautiful and historic sites the city has to offer.

From there you’ll have time to explore the city on your own. Whether you choose to visit the Mozart museum, take in the Hohensalzburg Fortress, or try an authentic Sachertorte (delicious chocolate cake). The guide will be waiting to bring you back to Munich, returning at approximately 7pm.

This full-day tour includes:

  • A stroll along the picturesque Salzach River
  • The Mirabell Palace Gardens, home to famous scenes from the Sound of Music
  • The site of Mozart’s birthplace
  • The cemetery and church of St Peter, one of the oldest monasteries in Germanic lands
  • The Old Market, dating back to the 13th century, where weekly markets still take place
  • The Sound of Music church, where Maria and Captain von Trapp were married
  • The stunning Salzburg Cathedral, where Mozart was baptised
  • Train tickets to and from Munich

This full-day excursion begins with a two-hour train journey with fantastic views from Munich Hauptbahnhof. After you arrive in Salzburg, you will take a 2.5-hour walking tour of the old town center. From there you'll have time to explore the city on your own and the guide will be waiting to bring you back to Munich, returning at approximately 7pm. Pickup and drop-off from a central meeting point is included.