Top 28 Things to do in Salzburg, Austria

If you are looking for some excitement while touring Europe, you can find plenty of fun things to do in Salzburg, Austria. Famous composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born here, and the city still remains a top cultural and arts capital to this day. While taking Salzburg tours, you can also see lovely waterways and cobblestone streets lined with vintage shops in many places throughout the city.

Bavarian Alps & Berchtesgaden Tour
Spend a leisurely afternoon in one of the most spectacular pockets of Germany. Visit the magnificent Bavarian Alps across the border from Salzburg, marvel at the scenic waters of the Königssee, and stroll along the enchanting cobbled alleys of Berchtesgaden.... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$47
per adult

Berchtesgaden & Bavarian Alps Tour with Private Transportation & Guide
See some of Germany's most postcard-worthy scenes during a private, guided trip to the mountain town of Berchtesgaden and Königssee, which is said to be the most country's most beautiful lake. An expert guide complements your experience and ensures you... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$342
per adult

City Highlights Sightseeing Tour
Navigate your way around Salzburg, a picturesque city of art and culture surrounded by the Alps. Get a comprehensive overview of the major sights accompanied by a local guide. See such landmarks as Mirabell Gardens, Mozart's birthplace, Hohensalzburg Fortress, and... Read More

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1 hour

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

City of Mozart & Alpine Lakes Private Tour
Learn about the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and take a journey to the impressive lakes and mountains region outside Salzburg. This guided tour offers an unbeatable combination of rich history and stunning landscapes. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$372
per adult

City Sightseeing & Salzkammergut Lake District Tour
Often referred to as the "City of Mozart," Salzburg provides an effortless combination of history and nature. On this half-day tour, get a detailed overview of the charming city center; then head out to take in spectacular views of Alpine... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$62
per adult

City Tour with Admission to Mozart's Residence
See the best of Salzburg during a fascinating guided tour that introduces you to the city's most beloved attractions including the birthplace of Mozart. Marvel at baroque-style churches, prestigious music academies, and beautiful palaces throughout your experience. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$29
per adult

City Tour with Private Transportation & Guide
Enjoy the sights of Salzburg on a private tour through the hometown of Mozart and one of the best-preserved historic cities in Austria. With your own personal driver and a timeline made to fit your schedule, this journey offers a... Read More

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2 hours

Free cancellation

$191
per adult

Combined Salt Mines, Lakes & Mountains Tour
Combine 2 of the most exciting activities in Salzburg: the unbelievable salt mines, and the gorgeous lakes region nestled in the mountains above the city. Come into contact with Austria's ancient history and natural beauty, the dark pits of the... Read More

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8 hours

Free cancellation

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$103

$87
per adult

Combo Tour: Eagles Nest, Salt Mines & Bavarian Alps
Embark on a combination tour that takes you to 3 fascinating and scenic locations near Salzburg: the Eagle's Nest (Kehlsteinhaus), Salt Mines, and the Bavarian Alps. Transportation and admission fees are included during this visually stunning journey into Bavaria. Read More

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9 hours

Free cancellation

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$165

$111
per adult

Combo: The Sound of Music & Salt Mines Tour
Visit filming locations and the true home of the von Trapp family as you relive classic moments from the Hollywood hit, The Sound of Music. Afterward, go on an exhilarating underground adventure in the mysterious depths of a former salt... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$87
per adult

Downtown Historical Walking Tour
Explore the many delights of Salzburg by foot to experience this world-class city that perfectly blends Austrian and German culture. Visit the birthplace of Mozart, tour the beautiful baroque architecture of the city's Old Town, and stop by filming locations... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

Eagle's Nest & Berchtesgaden Half-Day Tour
Cross the border into Germany to discover the picture-perfect Bavarian Alps and the gravity-defying Eagle's Nest. Marvel at the scenic beauty of Germany's Obersalzberg region and take a leisurely stroll on the enchanting cobbled streets of Berchtesgaden. Read More

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4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$62
per adult

Eagle's Nest Tour with Private Transportation & Guide
In the rocky heights of southern Germany, a mountain retreat offers a look at one of the Nazi regime's most remote redoubts. This tour gives you a personal guide and plenty of time to explore the famous Eagle's Nest, learn... Read More

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3 hours

Free cancellation

$372
per adult

Hallstatt & Bad Ischl Tour
A breathtaking visual appears as you reach the UNESCO-listed town of Hallstatt. Jagged mountain peaks reflected in a pristine alpine lake offer the backdrop for this charming Austrian village. Spend time exploring its quaint streets before heading to the nearby... Read More

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5 hours

Free cancellation

$62
per adult

Hallstatt, Bad Ischl & Salzkammergut Lakes Tour by Private Car
Spend a day admiring the beauty, history, and culture in Austria's scenic Salzkammergut region. The clear lakes, charming villages, and alpine mountains offer the perfect setting for a relaxing excursion away from the bustle of the city. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$574
per adult

Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour
Explore Salzburg on a double-decker bus that gives you panoramic views of the city. Unlimited rides let you hop on and off the bus at your leisure. Visit all the attractions on your sightseeing list or just sit back and... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

Ice Caves Tour with Private Transportation
With their surreal frozen curtains, luminous walls of icicles, and wonderous white-and-blue formations, the ice caves at Eisriesenwelt—nicknamed the World of Ice Giants—look straight out of a fantasy novel. Take a comfortable private car to Werfen, and then step into... Read More

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5 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$372
per adult

Marionette Theater Show Ticket
Enter a beautiful marionette theater, where popular operas, ballets, and musicals come to life with masterfully designed puppets. Enjoy an outstanding show in the theater, founded in 1913 and decorated with lavish stucco, cherubs, and chandeliers—1 of the proudest traditions... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Restaurants & Nightlife, Sports, Tickets & Passes

1 hour 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$30
per adult

Mirabell Palace Classical Music Concerts in the Marble Hall
Step into a piece of the old world—the baroque Mirabell Palace—where Mozart once entertained the Salzburg royalty. Listen as professional soloists and ensembles channel the spirit of classical masters including Beethoven, Bach, and Mozart in an extraordinary setting. Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes

1 hour 40 minutes

Free cancellation

$35
per adult

Mozart Dinner Concert
Fly back in time on the divine wings of Mozart's music. Feast on 18th-century recipes under candlelight in a meticulously restored baroque hall as an orchestra performs pieces from renowned classics, including Don Giovanni, The Marriage of Figaro, and The... Read More

$63
per adult

Private Day Tour to Munich
Spend a day in Munich, the capital and the largest city of the German state of Bavaria, and soak up history, architecture, and culture not found anywhere else in the country. Learn about the city's storied past and the unique... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$749
per adult

Private Sound of Music Tour
Return to the lively, musical hills of Salzburg to spot the filming locations from The Sound of Music, and to learn about the real-life history of Salzburg and the von Trapp family. Listen as your knowledge private guide shares their... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$342
per adult

Salt Mines Tour & Underground Lake Cruise
A thrilling underground adventure awaits in a large salt mine outside of Salzburg. Dressed in protective clothing, descend into a mysterious world on an electric train and a wooden slide. Learn about salt mining traditions and techniques, then hop on... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$56
per adult

Salt Mines Tour with Private Transportation & Guide
Learn all about the importance of salt, also known as "white gold," dating back to the 12th century during a visit to the Salzbergwerk Salt Mines. Ideal for all ages, the tour lets you step into the shoes of a... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$212
per adult

Salzburg Card
Enjoy unbeatable value and explore the city of art and culture with ease using the Salzburg Card. Benefit from complimentary entry to attractions, plus unlimited public transportation in the city for 24, 48, or 72 hours. The card also offers... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tickets & Passes

1 day

Free cancellation

$30
per adult

Salzkammergut Lakes & Mountains Tour
Tall craggy peaks reflect on the surface of glassy blue lakes in the idyllic Salzkammergut region. Stroll the cobbled streets of St. Gilgen and admire the views from St. Wolfgang. Visit the Hüttenstein Castle in Krottensee before arriving at the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$47
per adult

The Original Sound of Music Tour
Relive the classic story of the von Trapp family, immortalized by The Sound of Music. Visit the film locations in Salzburg and in the scenic Alpine region of Salzkammergut. Hear background stories from a local guide and get your camera... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$47
per adult

Vienna City Tour with Private Transportation & Guide
Enjoy an opportunity to explore Vienna, the capital of Austria and principal seat of government for one of the most important imperial families in European history. Learn all about the city's rich history, going back to when it served as... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$1,040
per adult

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