Hallstatt & The Hills are Alive

This 8 hour private tour combines the Sound of Music locations in the beautiful City of Salzburg with the picturesque World Heritage town of (...)

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

Pass By: Salzburg Private Tours, Rettenbachstraße 32, 5323 Ebenau, Austria

Pick up from your hotel or any other location in the city of Salzburg

Stop At: Mirabell Palace and Gardens, Mirabellplatz 4, Salzburg 5020 Austria

On this stop we will explore the beautiful Mirabell Gardens, where the grand finale of Do, Re, Mi was filmed and we will also show you the Pegasus Fountain, Dwarf Garden, Hedge Tunnel and the steps where Maria and the kids finished Do, Re, Mi.


Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Salzburg Marionette Theater, Schwarzstrasse 24 Mozarteum Complex, Salzburg 5020 Austria

On this stop we will explore the beautiful Mirabell Gardens, where the grand finale of Do, Re, Mi was filmed and we will also show you the Pegasus Fountain, Dwarf Garden, Hedge Tunnel and the steps where Maria and the kids finished Do, Re, Mi.


Pass By: Nonnberg Convent, Nonnberggasse 2, Salzburg 5020 Austria

The oldest Abbey north of the Alps (714AD) was featured several times in the Sound of Music. Only the exterior of the abbey was used in the movie. Innside shots where done in a studio.

Stop At: Leopoldskroner Weiher, 5020, Salzburg, Austria

Here we stop for a view over the Lake to the Palace Leopoldskron. This beautiful rococo building was used as the back of the family house in the Sound of Music. The boat scene was filmed here and it used to be the home of the original Gazebo.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Schloss Frohnburg, Hellbrunner Allee 53, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

Stop and short walk to the 17th century Palace Frohnburg. This are the gates where Maria arrived hopping, swinging here guitar and singing "I Have Confidence" in the Sound of Music.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Schloss Hellbrunn, Fuerstenweg 37, Salzburg 5020 Austria

Hellbrunn Palace, famous for its trick water fountains, is since 1991 the location of the original Gazebo. Some of the most unforgettable and romantic scenes of the Sound of Music, like "16 going on 17" with Liesl and Rolf and "Something Good" where performed in this timeless Gazebo.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Schloss Fuschl, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Fuschlsee-Salzburg, Schloss-Straße 19, 5322 Hof bei Salzburg, Austria

Former hunting lodge built in 1450 by Prince Archbishop, Schloss Fuschl is today a Luxury Lake Side Resort.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Red Bull Headquarters, Am Brunnen 1, Fuschl am See 5330 Austria

Picture Stop at Red Bull Headquarters. Home of the most famous Energy Drink, enjoy beautiful architecture.

Duration: 2 minutes

Stop At: Mozartblick, Sankt Gilgen, 5340, Austria

Enjoy beautiful 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. You also have a view to the Schafberg where Maria and the children took the train up to the picnic meadow.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Seestraße 158, 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: 2 hours

Stop At: Hallstatt Ossuary, Maria am Berg Öffnungszeiten: Von Mai bis Oktober täglich von 10.00 bis 18.00 Uhr., Hallstatt Austria

Visit the world-famous charnel house in St. Michael's Chapel (optional)

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Kirchengasse 1, Mondsee 5310 Austria

Visit "The Sound of Music" wedding basilica.

Duration: 10 minutes

What you can expect This 8 hour private tour combines the Sound of Music locations in the beautiful City of Salzburg with the picturesque World Heritage town of Hallstatt, as well as the breathtaking landscapes of the Lake District. Explore Salzburg and its beautiful surroundings by following the tracks of the world famous musical “The Sound of Music” and visiting the pearl of the Lake District, the World Heritage town of Hallstatt.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Bottled Water
  • Professional local guide

What's NOT inside

  • Food and Drinks

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
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please inform us if you’re traveling with children under the age of 12 or 150 cm in height. According to the European Union law child car seats are mandatory
  • 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:

8 hours

Frequency:

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