Top 10 things to do in Salzburg

Salzburg

The birthplace of Mozart and host of the world famous Salzburg Festival is dominated by churches, castles and palaces

Salzburg, the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, is dominated by churches, castles and palaces. Its picturesque old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Festung Hohensalzburg, the landmark of ...

City in SalzburgerLand
Typical length of visit: 2 days
Rating: 4.5

Top 10 things to do in Salzburg

"The Sound of Music"

"The Sound of Music"
Let the world know about Salzburg and its culture

Hohensalzburg Fortress

Hohensalzburg Fortress
Central Europe's largest fully preserved fortress, dating back to the 11th century

Salzburg Old Town

Salzburg Old Town
Fall for the charm of the baroque city by strolling through the city’s historic streets and alleys

A day in Mozart’s footsteps

A day in Mozart’s footsteps
Spend a day in Mozart's footsteps in Salzburg - the city where he was born and grew up

Salzburg Marionette Theater

Salzburg Marionette Theater
See how master puppeteers bring expertly carved puppets to life

Hellbrunn Palace

Hellbrunn Palace
Hellbrunn Palace is an early Baroque villa of palatial size, near Morzg, a southern district of the city of Salzburg, Austria. It was built in 1613-19 by Markus Sittikus von ...

Mirabell Palace

Mirabell Palace
Mirabell Palace is a historical building in the city of Salzburg, Austria. The palace with its gardens is a listed cultural heritage monument and part of the Historic Centre of ...

St Peter's Abbey, Salzburg

St Peter's Abbey, Salzburg
St Peter's Abbey , or St Peter's Archabbey , is a Benedictine monastery in the Austrian city of Salzburg. It is considered one of the oldest monasteries in the German-speaking ...

Petersfriedhof

Petersfriedhof
The Petersfriedhof or St. Peter's Cemetery is - together with the burial site at Nonnberg Abbey - the oldest cemetery in the Austrian city of Salzburg, located at the foot ...

Salzburg Cathedral

Salzburg Cathedral
Salzburg Cathedral is the seventeenth-century Baroque cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Salzburg in the city of Salzburg, Austria, dedicated to Saint Rupert and Saint Vergilius. Founded by Saint ...

Hangar-7

Hangar-7
Hangar-7 in Salzburg, Austria owned by Red Bull founder Dietrich Mateschitz is not a hangar in a traditional sense but rather a multifunctional building with a collection of 25 historical ...

Schloss Leopoldskron

Schloss Leopoldskron
Just beyond the center of Salzburg, a jewel of an 18th-century rococo castle sits alongside a stunning lake.

Mönchsberg

Mönchsberg
The Mönchsberg, at 507 meters above sea level, is one of the five mountains in the city of Salzburg, Salzburgerland, Austria. It is named after the Benedictine monks of St ...

Residenzgalerie

Residenzgalerie
The Residenzgalerie is an art gallery in the Alte Residenz, Salzburg, Austria. Its collection includes works by Rembrandt, Carel Fabritius, Carlo Saraceni and Hieronymus Francken II.HistoryThe state-owned ...

Nonnberg Abbey

Nonnberg Abbey
Nonnberg Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Salzburg, Austria.HistoryIt was founded ca. 714 by Saint Rupert of Salzburg and is the oldest women's religious house in the ...