12/21/2019 12:00 AM
12/21/2019 12:00 AM
Mozart's birthplace of Salzburg is nestled in a glorious alpine setting that sparkles like a winter wonderland this time of year. Fans of The Sound of Music may recognize locations from the Oscar-winning film in the city's Old Town, the site of a grand cathedral and an absolutely enchanting Christmas market. Your ship docks in Linz today. From there, you'll travel to the elegant alpine city of Salzburg for an enchanting full-day excursion.; Featured Excursions: Full-day Salzburg walking discovery tour with Christmas market.

Optional Private Excursions available for purchase

Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!

Salzburg Excursion - Full day private
Full day visit of the famous Salzburg, with start & end in Munich
  • Salzburg is located on the northern foot of the eastern Alps and surrounded by superb countryside. The city is the capital of Salzburg Province and has over 140000 inhabitants. A city with many epithets: Festival city, Residence city, University city, spa and Congress city.
  • Mozart was born here in 1756 (you will visit his birth house) and this fact secured Salzburg a worldwide fame. The memory of Salzburg’s greatest son is kept alive all over the city, in the house where he was born, in the house where he lived, the Mozart Monument and the „Magic Flute House“.
  • The sights are countless: The Baroque churches, monasteries, the impressive  fortress, charming palaces and parks and the excellently preserved old city with the picturesque laned and, last but not least, the many museums and festival sites
  • As a supplement, you can also have a “Sound of Music” - tour (1 hour more)
Tour Duration: 9 hrs (incl stop for lunch)
Tour can operate: full day
Wheelchair accessible: on request
Physical Activity level: moderate
Included: Transportation, guided tour, admission fee Mozart Birth Place
Not included: Meals

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