Salzburg Travel Tips

Christmas in Salzburg

By Viator, October 2014

Tours & Tickets

Salzburg sits prettily on the river Salzach, hemmed in by the bluff slopes of Kapuzinerberg Mountain. At Christmas, Austria’s most romantic city dons its glad-rags and puts on a splendid show.  ...  Read more

Sound of Music Tours

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1401 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Salzburg is a city with a rich musical history. Mozart was born there, and performed regularly as a child prodigy until he was 17 years old and moved to Vienna. The local choirs fill the ...  Read more

3 Days in Salzburg: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, September 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 1645 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

It’s no surprise that Salzburg has been such a draw for tourists over the last several hundred years. Sitting on the Salzach River and a stone’s throw away from the Bavarian Alps, the local ...  Read more

Day Trips from Salzburg

By Viator, February 2014

4.5 star rating: Recommended 15 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

There’s so much to do around Salzburg, from visiting romantic castles to exploring salt mines, ice caves or the house of a despot; and that’s all before discovering the staggering natural beauty of ...  Read more

Visiting Eagle’s Nest and Berchtesgaden from Salzburg

By Viator, November 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 337 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

There’s so much to do in and around Salzburg, from attending classical concerts to visiting romantic castles or exploring salt mines and ice caves, ski-ing in winter and hiking through the staggering ...  Read more

Christmas Markets

By Viator, October 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 22 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Located on the Salzach River and a stone’s throw away from the Bavarian Alps, Salzburg is a magical place. With tall cathedral and church spires rising into the night sky of the Old Town and horse ...  Read more

Lakes Region

By hard2 , October 2011

The lakes region is one of the most beautiful places we visited on our trip to Europe. St. Gilgen is a popular town where you can catch the boat that will take you to St. Wolfgang and the ...  Read more

Concert Mozart Dinner at St.Peter - Austria

By AnnAnn , June 2011

The Concert Dinner was great and everything was excellent. There was only one thing that I felt disappointed I bought the Salzburg Card and knowed that if I bought the concert by that Card , I 'll ...  Read more

Free Things To Do in Salzburg

By John Reality , Cambodia, October 2012

As with almost any “free” activity one might recommend, it’s possible to find yourself tempted or inclined to break your fiscal fast and drop a little change. It’s your right to do so, obviously, but ...  Read more

Cafes in Salzburg

By John Reality , Cambodia, October 2012

Vienna is not the only city in Austria that has a flourishing café culture. In many ways, the cafes in Salzburg are more diverse. Peruse the following if you’re interested in beginning your ...  Read more

Brewery Tours in Salzburg

By John Reality , Cambodia, September 2012

Salzburgs’s storied beer-brewing history is encapsulated in Europe’s largest privately owned brewery, the Stiegl Brauwelt, which has been honing the art of brewing since the year Columbus first made ...  Read more

The Salzburg Festival in Austria

By John Reality , Cambodia, July 2012

Owing to its status as the birthplace of the great Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Salzburg has been playing host to influential classical music and drama festivals for more than a century. One of the most ...  Read more

St. Philip's Night in Austria

By John Reality , Cambodia, April 2012

For those of you who are not familiar with the occasion, St. Philip’s Night, or “Philippinacht” is one of the more interesting traditions in Europe. It occurs the night of April 30 in Austria in ...  Read more

Christmas markets tour

By Iveta S , January 2012

This Christmas Markets tour in Salzburg is good only to see what is happening outside Salzburg. But the best Christmas markets are located in Salzburg itself and any of the other little Christmas ...  Read more

Visiting the Alps from Salzburg

By Sasha , March 2013

There’s so much to see in the Alps around Salzburg, from roaring rivers to snowy peaks, and plenty for outdoors enthusiasts, whatever the weather or season. Editor’s Note: This recommendation was ...  Read more

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