Private Tour from Salzburg to Budapest via Vienna

With booking this 3-day tour from Salzburg to Budapest you will cover some of the top hotspots of central Europe. This scenic drive from Salzburg (...)

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Overview Location: Salzburg, Austria
Itinerary

Day 1: Salzburg - Vienna

Stop At: Melk Abbey, Abt Berthold Dietmayr Str. 1, Melk 3390 Austria
Melk Abbey is one of the biggest and most beautiful European Baroque ensembles. Its splendid architecture is famous worldwide and part of UNESCO’s world cultural heritage. The Baroque building situated on a rock overlooking the Danube, in the Wachau region, ranks as one of Austria’s most visited art-historical sites.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Durnstein Castle, Durnstein 3601 Austria
Have lunch at this beautiful village and experience the castle where Richard the Lionheart was imprissoned (Robin Hood Story).
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Stift Durnstein, Im Zentrum Town Center, Durnstein 3601 Austria
Dürnstein Abbey is a baroque treasure wherein Provost Hieronymus Übelbacher (1710-1740) brilliantly managed to translate the spirit and faith of the time into the language of architecture. We'll dropp you off right in the village center from where you can walk from one side of the village to the other, where you'll meet your guide again.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St. Stephen's Cathedral, Stephansplatz 3, Vienna 1010 Austria
After check in at your Vienna hotel, it's time to relax in the town center of Vienna and take a stroll along the 'Kaerntnerstrasse', the location of Vienna's landmark, the St. Stephen's Cathedral.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Vienna

Stop At: Historic Center of Vienna, Vienna Austria
Start your day leisurely and visit the historic center of Vienna by your before you'll meet your private local guide after lunch at your Vienna hotel.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Schonbrunn Palace, Schlosstrasse 47, Vienna 1130 Austria
Your private guide will drop you off right at the entrance of Schoenbrunn Palace, time to do the Imperial Tour of Schoenbrunn.

This tour will give you a picture of the different stylistic eras of the imperial monarchy and the lifes of the palace´s inhabitants. You will see the state rooms and private apartments of Franz Joseph and Sisi.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Schloss Belvedere, Schloss und Park Weimar-Belvedere, 99425 Weimar, Thuringia Germany
The Baroque Belvedere palaces, Prince Eugene of Savoy’s summer residence, were designed by Johann Lucas von Hildebrandt, one of Central Europe’s greatest Baroque architects. Belvedere keeps some of the most famous pictures world-wide such as paintings from Egon Schiele and Gustav Klimt. The Kiss (Lovers) by Gustav Klimt is the most famous Austrian painting and the highlight of the permanent collection at the Upper Belvedere.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Vienna - Budapest

Stop At: Halaszbastya, Szentharomsag Ter, Budapest 1014 Hungary
Arriving at Budapest, you will get a brief tour of the city, including a drive to the fisherman's Bastion with a great view over Budapest and a visit of the chainbridge.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Szechenyi Chain Bridge, Szechenyi Lanchid, Budapest 1013 Hungary
After hotel check in explore the pedestrian area of Budapest by your own.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
What you can expect With booking this 3-day tour from Salzburg to Budapest you will cover some of the top hotspots of central Europe. This scenic drive from Salzburg to Vienna encompasses the best of Austria with villages, castles, mountains, the Danube river valley and world heritage regions like the Wachau at the Danube, the Benedictine Abbey of Melk and finally Vienna. Vienna’s UNESCO heritage sites are the historical old town and palace and park of Schoenbrunn. Finally, you will visit Budapest on your 3rd day which is also to find in the UNESCO heritage list. The drive from Vienna to Budapest is not the charming, still it is one of the most comfortable ways to get from your Vienna hotel to your Budapest hotel. The tour from Salzburg via Vienna to Budapest is just perfect for first-time visitors of these famous cities and areas.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
  • Private local guide
  • Bottled Water

What's NOT inside

  • Lunch
  • Entrances
  • Entry/Admission - Melk Abbey
  • Entry/Admission - Stift Durnstein
  • Entry/Admission - Schonbrunn Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Schloss Belvedere
  • Entry/Admission - Halaszbastya
  • Entry/Admission - Szechenyi Chain Bridge

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
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Traveler pickup is offered
We'll pick you up from any location in 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:

3 days

Frequency:

See Availability

Departure time:

10:00 AM
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