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The Original Sound of Music Tour in Salzburg

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  • 4 hours (Approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English

Overview

Relive your favorite scenes from the classic musical "The Sound of Music" on this Salzburg sightseeing tour. Visit filming sites around the city while your guide provides historical background on Salzburg’s top attractions and architectural jewels, including the gazebo where "Sixteen Going on Seventeen" was shot.
  • "The Sound of Music" filming locations tour in Salzburg
  • See the beautiful locations where scenes from the movie were filmed
  • Listen to the soundtrack and sing along to famous songs
  • All transportation included

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

This tour combines key film sites with free time in Mondsee, which is limited to a photo stop on most tours.

What's Included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

Departure & Return

Departure Point

  • Hubert-Sattler-Gasse 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    The tour departs from the bus terminal at Mirabellplatz, corner Hubert Sattler Gasse 1 (in front of St. Andrew church) Mirabellplatz / 5020 Salzburg

Return Details

  • Returns to original departure point

What To Expect

Meet your guide in Mirabellplatz in central Salzburg and hop aboard your coach. Take off through the city, with the film’s soundtrack playing to set the mood. Sing along with the lyrics to "Edelweiss," "Do-Re-Mi," and "My Favorite Things" as you pass famous locations featured in the film. Marvel at the city’s architecture and see the Lake District, one of the most impressive regions in the heart of Austria.

Continue to the charming town of Mondsee, where you will have free time to explore the setting of the film’s wedding at the Mondsee Cathedral. Wander the streets at your leisure, stopping for a delicious slice of crisp apple strudel or perusing the local shops.

Your tour will conclude with drop-off at your original departure point in central Salzburg.

Mirabell Palace and Gardens (Pass By)

See the beautiful Mirabell Gardens where the song "Do-Re-Mi" was filmed. After or before joining the tour, we recommend seeing the gardens on your own exploring the Pegasus Fountain as well as the Do-Re-Mi steps.

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Schloss Leopoldskron

Enjoy the breathtaking view during a photo stop at Lake Leopoldskron mirroring the palace, where the famous boating scene was filmed.

30 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Collapsible wheelchairs can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
Operated by Salzburg Panorama Tours GmbH

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

Q:What is the policy on sanitization during The Original Sound of Music Tour in Salzburg?

A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Q:What is the social distancing policy during The Original Sound of Music Tour in Salzburg?

A:The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during The Original Sound of Music Tour in Salzburg?

A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Traveler Tips


We recommend the tour guide wear a microphone so everyone can hear what she says not just the people beside her.
Don't miss the Frauschuh in Mondsee - best Apfelstrudel anywhere!
A few recommendations, get there early to sit in the front and take the morning tour during the winter (because it gets completely dark before you see everything in the afternoon)!
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Sound of Music Tour
Karen_E, Jan 2022
The scenery was spectacular. The guide, Brigit, was wonderful. She gave us a lot of information about the making of The Sound of Music and was able to answer all of our questions. She was a lovely lady and she made our experience great. Altogether an extremely good and unforgettable day.
1 traveler found this review helpful
Fantastic tour in all aspects
Frieda_O, Jan 2022
Great morning! Fantastic tour guide. So much fun. Great tour.. Well planned to keep you interested and entertained till the end. The coffee break is also perfect.
Personal Service
Michael_S, Dec 2021
Our tour guide Birgitt made the day fun and enjoyable and made sure to include plenty of time at each stop, despite the weather and covid precautions.
Awesome
Nora_G, Dec 2021
Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and informative. Great experience. Very expressive and made the excursion fun.
Salzburg in a Day!!
Diane_H, Nov 2021
We came to Salzburg for the day with this tour in mind. Antonio was amazing and so knowledgeable. Can’t wait to come back for the next tour. Can we request him again?
A Must See Tour
Tom_B, Nov 2021
Our guide was very upbeat and informative. Created a fun atmosphere and we got to see some great sites. Bus was great, our driver Haki was wonderful. Highly recommend
1 traveler found this review helpful
Peter deserves the world!
Sophie_C, Oct 2021
Peter made the entire tour! What a sweet soul who knew all there was to know about the Sound of music. Loved it. Thank you so much Peter.0
Fun
Caroline_S, Oct 2021
Excellent tour. Lovely songs, scenery and video. Thanks to your guide and driver. It was also very punctual
We had a very nice morning with our guide David and the busdriver
Andreas_L, Oct 2021
We had a very nice morning with our guide David and the busdriver. Great vieuws en a lot of enthousiasme and humor. David knows every little detail of the film :-)
Very informative AND emotional
Joseph_R, Oct 2021
learning what parts of movie were "true to life" and which ones weren't. Visiting the places where movie scenes really were filmed. loved going to the wedding church, even though that is not the place where the marriage between the Captain and Maria really took place.
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