Eagle's Nest and Hallstatt Private Tour from Salzburg

Combine two of our most popular private tours, The Eagle's Nest and Hallstatt into a memorable day and get the most of your time. Start the (...)

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Overview Location: Salzburg, Austria
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Salzburg Private Tours, Salzburg 5323 Austria

We will pick you up from your hotel or any location in the city of Salzburg.

Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Altstadt, Salzburg Austria

We leave the city of Salzburg driving south to the German boarder, your private guide will explain you the history of the city of Salzburg and how, for many years, it was a independent principality ruled by the catholic church and the importance of salt and how it influenced the growth of the city. Other points of interest will be explained on route to the next location.

Stop At: Eagle's Nest Bus Departure Point, Salzbergstraße 45, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany

On our way to Obersalzberg bus terminal we will have a couple of great picture stops. Your private guide will show you where everything was located between 1933 and 1945. Places such as the Berghof grounds, entrance to the bunkers, SS barracks and much more. After giving you a mental picture and spacial orientation of the mountain, a scale model at the bus terminal will help you understand where everything was located.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: The Eagle's Nest, dokumentatIon Obersalzberg, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany

Visit the Eagle Nest with your private guide. From the Eagle’s Nest bus terminal. You will board a specially equipped mountain bus for a breath-taking ride up the 4 mile road, with its 27% incline to a rocky plateau. From there we will walk through a 406ft (124 meter) long tunnel, leading us directly to the original WWII brass elevator that will transport you up through the heart of the Kehlstein mountain for another 406ft, straight into the Eagle’s Nest itself. After a tour through the Eagle’s Nest, you will have some free time to enjoy the view or have refreshments.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mozartblick, Sankt Gilgen, 5340, Austria

Enjoy dramatic views above the Lake Wolfgang and the town of St. Gilgen. This is the area that was shown during the opening scene of the Sound of Music.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Gemeinde, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

In Hallstatt, your private guide will point out all the hidden gems of the town, which include a beautiful photo spot of Hallstatt, Charnel House (Bone House), Hallstatt Museum, Hallstatt Waterfall "Waldbachstrub", the Sky View Platform, Hallstatt's local residence area and more.

You will have 2 hours to explore Hallstatt with all its sights, as well as have lunch at one of the beautiful lake side restaurants in Hallstatt (lunch not included in price).

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Gosauseen, Gosausee Bezirksstrasse, Gosau Austria

Marvel at the Gosausee, with the glistening Dachstein glacier as its backdrop.

Duration: 10 minutes

What you can expect Combine two of our most popular private tours, The Eagle's Nest and Hallstatt into a memorable day and get the most of your time. Start the morning with a tour through the Bavarian Alps and explore Adolf Hitler's World War II lairs, visit the Nazi leader's  mountaintop retreat the Eagle's Nest. Experience the building and its bird's-eye views before we descend to Obersalzberg from where we make our way to Hallstatt. Drive along the emerald-green Fuschlsee and stop at its castle; take a picture from a great view point above the town of St Gilgen where Mozart's mother was born. You will have 2 hours to explore Hallstatt, where you can visit all the hidden gems and of course the must-sees and enjoy 7000 years of history. On our way back to Salzburg we will make a short stop at the Gosausee with the glistening Dachstein glacier as its backdrop.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Bottled water
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned luxury Mercedes minivan
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's NOT inside

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees
  • Entry/Admission - The Eagle's Nest

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Travelers must inform us of the age, hight, and weight of the children/infants. According to the European Union law, children under the age of 12 or shorter the 150cm must be seated in appropriate car seat
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Traveler pickup is offered
Any Hotel, Airbnb or private address in the city of Salzburg and nearer surrounding areas.

Duration:

9 hours

Frequency:

See Availability

Departure time:

8:00, 08:30, 09:00

Return details:

Back to your hotel or any other location in the city of Salzburg
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