9 Top-Rated Day Trips from Salzburg

Salzburg, one of Austria’s most beautiful historic cities, makes a wonderful base for day trips into the equally picturesque surrounding countryside. Top day trips from the birthplace of Mozart include taking a riverboat cruise along the wide River Salzach; driving through the Salzburg Alps while enjoying the stunning city views from the 1,853-meter-tall Untersberg mountain; […]

Continue Reading

‘The Sound Of Music’ And More: How To Spend An Amazing Weekend In Salzburg

To most Americans who grew up in the 1960s, the city of Salzburg in Austria will always be etched in their minds as the place where the beloved movie The Sound of Music, from 1965, starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, took place and was filmed. Who can forget the beautiful travelogue of Salzburg splashed […]

Continue Reading

One Day Salzburg Itinerary – Top Things To Do In Salzburg, Austria

Acharming city pressed against the German border with spectacular views of the Eastern Alps in the background, Salzburg is one of the top destinations in Austria. Among the city’s numerous claims to fame, The Sound of Music, the feel-good, heartwarming classic, was filmed there, while the Altstadt (Old Town), renowned for its standout baroque architecture, […]

Continue Reading

What To Do In Salzburg If You’ve Only Got One Day

A medieval castle, a stunning palace, cocktail bars and rustic restaurants – Salzburg’s blend of history and culture with a modern twist makes Mozart’s hometown one of the most appealing destinations in Austria. Follow Culture Trip’s one-day itinerary to make the most of your stay. Visitors often head to Salzburg to see landmarks from ‘The […]

Continue Reading

Five Things You Will Love & Hate When You Visit Salzburg

Hate #1: Prices in Salzburg It is expensive to visit Salzburg. Salzburg hotels and restaurants are expensive. The amount of money that we spent for two nights in Salzburg hotels could buy us three nights in a Vienna hotel. It is possible to find some more affordable accommodation in Salzburg. If you haven’t already arranged […]

Continue Reading

Why You Should Visit Salzburg, Austria – The City Beyond Mozart & The Sound of Music

There are many reasons to visit Salzburg, Austria, and in this travel guide, I highlight what this city is about beyond its well-known parts and cliches detailed on the things to do in Salzburg lists, and beyond only Mozart and the Sound of Music. After multiple visits, I aim to show you how not all […]

Continue Reading

Salzburg Hallstatt itinerary — The Hallstatt trip from Salzburg for 3 days in Austria

Have you heard of Austria? If so, you probably know a very worldwide famous figure of this country is the great composer Mozart right?! But Austria has more than just Mozart, pack your suitcase and explore Salzburg – the Mozart’s hometown – and Hallstatt – a picturesque village amidst magnificent and breathtaking natural scenery. So, […]

Continue Reading

11 Epic Places in Salzburg Locals Wish Were Kept Secret

Salzburg has a delightfully-wonderful blend of natural beauty and unique urban sites throughout the city that entice visitors and locals alike. From outdoor excursions to famous attractions, here are some of the many experiences that Salzburgians might wish to keep under wraps from visitors and tourists and enjoy for themselves. Siemens Festspielnächte Taking place from […]

Continue Reading