Meet your guide in central Salzburg and hop aboard your coach. Venture out to Obersalzberg, where the salt mines sit below the site of Hitler's historic mountainside retreat. Slip on traditional mining wear and descend into the underground world of the grottos, dating back 450 years. Hear about the mines' rich history as you sail along the salt lake with your guide and take a scenic train ride.
After ascending back to the surface, journey to the charming town of Berchtesgaden to wander the local shops and streets. Then head back to central Salzburg to purchase lunch before taking off on your next adventure.
Austrian Lakes and Mountains
After refueling with some food, enjoy a drive through the stunning scenery of the Austrian Alps. Visit the Lake District, considered one of the country’s most beautiful regions and admire the historic Fuschl Castle. Once home to Austrian royalty, the castle now functions as an extravagant hotel.
Continue to St Wolfgang to check out the unique Gothic church. Pause to purchase a beverage at the White Horse Inn Hotel before sailing across Lake Wolfgang on a scenic boat ride.
Debark at St Gilgen, hopping back on your coach and passing Huttenstein Castle and Lake Mondsee. Your day trip will conclude with transportation back to central Salzburg.