Salzburg Private Full-Day Tour with Eagle's Nest Admission

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See ‘Sound of Music’ filming locations, Obersalzberg, and the Austrian Lakes on a private day trip from Salzburg. The action-packed day includes (...)

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

Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Altstadt, Salzburg Austria

Be transported back in time on this daylong tour designed for fans of The Sound of Music. Begin the day at 10am when your private guide picks you up from your Salzburg hotel.

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

Start off with a Salzburg city tour, including stops at Leopoldskron Palace and Hellbrunn Palace. A Sound of Music city highlight is the visit of the Mirabell Gardens.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Schloss Leopoldskron, Leopoldskronstrasse 56-58, Salzburg 5020 Austria

Admire the view over the lake with the castle Leopoldskron and fortress in the background. Leopoldskron was used as von Trapp family home in Sound of Music. Also, the boat scene with Maria and the kids was filmed here.

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Here, in the park of the Palace Hellbrunn is today the Sound of Music Gazebo - 16 going 17.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Hotel Zum Turken, Hintereck 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany

Afterward, your journey will take you on scenic route to the Obersalzberg Region. Dive deeper into the area's history with a visit to the Obersalzberg and the Berghof ruins. The Berghof, located at 3000 ft elevation, was Hitler’s former mountain residence at the Obersalzberg.

Duration: 15 minutes

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

From the Obersalzberg you will access the Eagle's Nest with special busses and elevator. You will have 2 hours at the Eagle's Nest. Take a stroll to the very close summit Kehlstein to overlook the picturesque Bavarian and Austrian Alps.

From April 1st 2019 until about May 10th 2019 (depends on the snow conditions of the year), the Eagle's Nest direct access road is closed, alternatively we offer to visit the Rossfeld summit instead. From this vantage point, soak in panoramic views of the stunning Austrian and Bavarian Alps and the nearby Eagle's Nest. Feel free to choose this option also when Eagle's Nest is opened if you prefer a much less crowded, more local site than the Eagle's Nest.

Duration: 2 hours

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

Returning at the Obersalzberg your journey continues to the castle of Fuschl loacated in the beautiful Salzburg Lake District. Capture a picture of the castle of Fuschl with the emerald-green Lake Fuschlsee as its backdrop, before heading on to St. Gilgen with Lake Wolfgang, the next photo stop.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St Gilgen Mozartplatz, Mozartplatz, St Gilgen Austria

The next highlight is Wolfgang Lake and the villages St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang. Capture a picture of St. Wolfgang from a great view point before heading on to Mondsee with the Sound of Music wedding church.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Wredepl. 3, 5310 Mondsee, Austria

After visiting the last Sound of Music location, the St. Michael's Church of Mondsee, which was used as wedding church, you will head back to Salzburg.

Duration: 20 minutes

  • Excellent value for money
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Popular choice with kids
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
What you can expect See ‘Sound of Music’ filming locations, Obersalzberg, and the Austrian Lakes on a private day trip from Salzburg. The action-packed day includes visits to Schloss Leopoldskron, Hellbrunn Castle, Lake Wolfgangsee, and Mondsee — all sites immortalized in the ‘Sound of Music’ film. Travel to Obersalzberg, too, and learn about the mountain retreat during the days of Hitler’s Third Reich. Access to the Eagle’s Nest isn’t included, but there’s ample time for you to visit it, if you wish.

From November until about May 10th (depends on the snow conditions), the Eagle's Nest direct access road is closed, alternatively we offer to visit the Rossfeld summit instead. The Sound of Music hiking scene was filmed at Rossfeld. From this vantage point, soak in panoramic views of the stunning Austrian and Bavarian Alps and the nearby Eagle's Nest. Feel free to choose this option also when Eagle's Nest is opened if you prefer a much less crowded, more local site than the Eagle's Nest.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Private tour
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's NOT inside

  • Bus and elevator to the Eagle's Nest, EUR 16,10 per person.
  • 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
  • Infant seats available
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from any hotel in the city of Salzburg, if your hotel or private address (Airbnb etc.) is not in the list, then just mention it and we'll pick you up from there.

Duration:

9 hours

Frequency:

Daily

Departure time:

9:00 AM

Return details:

Your Hotel in Salzburg, or any location within the city of Salzburg.
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Reviews & ratings

  • Private Full-Day Tour from Salzburg: The Hills are Alive and Eagle’s Nest | . | 2017/08/10
    "Our guide Manfred was amazing! He was very flexible and took us places that most tourist don't see! We did not go to Eagles nest as originally planned but we got to (...) "