Tour code: 285012
Immerse yourself in Salzburg, ‘The Sound of Music’ sights and Austria’s Lake District on a day trip from Munich. Absorb the beautiful Lower Bavarian Alps as you journey south to Salzburg, and enjoy free time to explore its churches, squares and ‘Sound of Music’ filming locations independently. Continue through the Lake District toward the postcard-pretty town of St Wolfgang, and ogle the glorious mountain scenery on an optional boat trip on Lake Wolfgang. Lastly, return to Munich via gorgeous Lake Mondsee, where several ‘Sound of Music’ scenes were filmed.

Highlights

  • Salzburg, The Sound of Music and Lake District day trip from Munich
  • Admire the idyllic Lower Bavarian Alps on route to Salzburg and Lake Wolfgang in Austria
  • Enjoy free time in Salzburg, famous as Mozart's birthplace and The Sound of Music filming sites
  • Explore Salzburg at leisure, perhaps visiting Mozart’s House, the Mirabell Gardens and Old Town
  • Drive through the Lake District and take an optional boat trip on Lake Wolfgang
  • Pass Lake Mondsee, the backdrop to several scenes in The Sound of Music
  • Learn about the Salzburg region and its history from a professional guide

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This is an ideal day trip if your time in Munich is short -- you'll see the peaceful Bavarian countryside and can use the generous free time in Salzburg to visit historic churches and castles or sites from The Sound of Music.

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What You Can Expect

Sound of Music, Salzburg and Lake District Day Tour from Munich

Salzburg and Lake District Day Tour from Munich

Pass through the Chiemgau before arriving in Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart. Stroll the picturesque old city and major attractions including Salzburg Cathedral, St Peter's Abbey and Mozart Square.

On Lake Wolfgangsee, there is the possibility of a boat ride to the famous White Horse Inn overlooking the lake, and a visit to the pilgrim church.

Upon your return journey to Munich, you will pass by Lake Mondsee, which was used in several scenes of the much-loved movie The Sound of Music.

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Customer Reviews

Najwa Lebanon

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Very nice landscape in the Lake District. Salzburg a nice city worth the trip.

Cindy

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Very nice. Highly recommend. Tour guide showed us were parts of Sound of Music was filmed, walked by Mozart's childhood home. The boat ride at Lake District was a nice experience.

Stefka C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

that was beyond my expectations! The Lake District is just a dream! Pity I am too old to go further! Thank you very much!

Alvaro

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excelent tour with Debbie, who was very kind and professional. Congratulatoons

Terence T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Beautiful tour, lake wolgang was peaceful. Enough time in Salzburg to see everything and get a bite to eat.

Greg W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Tour guide was fantasitic

Marc C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Fantastic tour. I would recommend this tour to anyone wanting to see Salzburg

Maxwell H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Great Day, comfortable bus friendly guide interesting places to see.

Steven L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

We were blessed with a sunny day in Salzburg and at Lake Wolfgangsee. The autumn colors were outstanding and it was a terrific excursion. Salzburg is an interesting city and worthwhile to visit. Scenery at Lake Wolfgangsee was spectacular.

Patricia Mary N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

It was overcast all day and we were unable to see the lakes, but it was a delightful trip.

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