Salzburg Fortress and Mozart's Birthplace private tour
Walking tours

Salzburg Fortress and Mozart's Birthplace private tour

Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Visit Mozart's Birthplace
  • Discover Fortress Hohensalzburg
  • Get to know the famous chocolate Salzburg Mozartkugeln
  • Discover political and economic highlights of Salzburg's history
What to expect

See two highlights in one tour: Visit Mozart's Birthplace and the Fortress Hohensalzburg with a professional guide.

In the heart of the city center, visit Mozart's Birthplace and travel 300 years back in time. Get to know the Mozart family – their success and failure, music, travel and illnesses. Portraits, letters, music and personal belongings bring the history of the Mozart family back to life.

Afterwards it's time to discover the famous Salzburg Mozartkugeln pralines. Visit the first production place of the Mozartkugeln and get to know other delicious Mozartkugeln on the way to the fortress. Pass by the impressive Residence Square and take the funiculary to the fortress. Walk around the fortress, discover several bastions, panoramic views of various mountain ranges and beautiful gardens. Walk over the spiral staircase to the lookout tower or visit the princely rooms on the high floor. You will be impressed how well preserved the wooden ceilings are, the tiled stoves, the equipment of the royal rooms and much more.

If you still have time, enjoy the view over Salzburg a bit longer from one of the beer gardens.

Program at a glance

  • Mozart Square
  • Getreidegasse
  • Salzburg Cathedral
  • Residence Square
  • Festung Hohensalzburg
  • Mozart‘s Birthplace
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What's included
  • Guide
What's not included
  • Salzburg Card
  • Entrance Mozart's Birthplace Museum
  • Entrance Fortress
  • Funicular ticket

Mozartplatz 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

What to remember
  • It is recommended to buy the Salzburg Card before the tour. The Salzburg Card inlcudes one-time free admission to all attractions and museums (such as Mozart's Birthplace Museum) and free travel on public transportation (such as the funicular)
  • The tour program can be tailored to your wishes
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Salzburg Experience
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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