During the private tour you will get to know the history and culture of Salzburg and Austria. See iconic highlights as Mirabell Palace and Salzburg Cathedral, but also discover hidden gems of the city with incredible stories!

  • Explore the highlights of Salzburg during the tour led by a licensed guide
  • Learn the history of Salzburg and discover places related with Mozart, like his Birthplace
  • Visit fantastic Salzburg Cathedral, Mirabell Palace and Fortress
  • See on your own magic scenery from movie “The Sound of Music”
  • Enjoy a private tour only with your family and friends

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  • 2 - 6 hours
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  • Live GuideEnglish, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish
  • Walking tour
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Learn the facts and legends of picturesque Salzburg Old Town on a private walking tour. You will see the best selected highlights and main attractions. Get a great portion of knowledge from your local professional guide and enjoy vibes of this historic city. The guide lead you through multiple alleys and parts of the city to deliver you unforgettable memories!


Meet Salzburg Old Town Highlight with your own guide

Reach Salzburg city, mostly known as the birthplace of Mozart, but you will discover more! During 2-hours guided tour you will see fabolous Mirabell Palace. It’s a complex of historic residence built by prince-archbishop Wolf Dietrich with baroque pleasure gardens. Secondly enter white St. Andrew Parish Church and admire this peaceful place. Further see the Mozart Residence, where Mozart lived at the so-called then “Dance Master’s House”. Cross the bridge and find out area full of Medieval tenements. Look at nice Rathaus building, walk along famous Getreidegasse street and see fantastic tenement – Mozart’s Birthplace! Above all enjoy great atmosphere at University Square and marvel at amazing Kollegienkirche.

Explore more in 3-hours option of Salzburg Old Town Tour. Visit also St. Peter’s Abbey. This medieval monastery has served as the home to monks for over 1,000 years. The church and abbey have been the spiritual heart of Salzburg. Aside from its striking Christian architecture, the cemetery and catacombs are also a must-see for fans of “The Sound of Music”.

Extend to 4-hours and stroll down to reach magnificent Salzburg Cathedral. Twin spires top this baroque-style 17th-century Cathedral, with a museum housing sacred treasures. Get inside and see amazing sculpture ceiling, organs and great chapels.

In 6-hours version you will enter Hohensalzburg Fortress! It’s Top1 Attraction by many reasons: absolutely amazing views on top, great history and huge area to explore in the Main Castle. Inside you will see Princes’ Apartments, Magic Theater and Fortress Museum.

  • Private walking tour in Salzburg led by licensed guide
  • Visit at St. Andrew Parish Church
  • Visit at St. Peter’s Abbey (in 3, 4, 6-hours options)
  • Visit at Salzburg Cathedral (in 4 and 6-hours options)
  • Skip-the-line ticket to Hohensalzburg Fortress (in 6-hours option)
  • Funicular ride both way on Fortress (in option with Fortress)
  • Tour program adapted to the preferences of the group
  • Tips about local restaurants, patisserie, pubs
  • Pick up from the hotel (only hotels in Salzburg Old Town)

Important information

Meeting point

in front of St. Andrew Parish Church, Mirabellplatz 5/1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria Open in Google Maps

Important information

What you should know

  • Please check your email the day before the tour to receive important information
  • Please note that the pickup from your hotel is only possible from the Salzburg Old Town. Guests from outside the Salzburg Old Town are encouraged to arrange transportation when making a reservation.
  • Guests who have accommodation beside the Salzburg Old Town or who have not provided hotel details should meet the guide at the meeting point.