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Private Tour of Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna
"We will take you on a private ride to the West of Austria to the famous lake district. With a first stop at a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk Lower Austria which is on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river adjoining the Wachau valley.The abbey contains the tomb of Saint Coloman of Stockerau and the remains of several members of the House of Babenberg Austria's first ruling dynasty. Your driver will take you to the top of Abbey where you will have a great view of the town Melk nearby gardens and the famous abbey.We will then continue further into the Lake district and drive through beautiful towns like Bad Ischl and take a stop in the picturesque village of Hallstatt which is known for its production of salt dating back to prehistoric times
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Salzburg's 3-Hour Private Introductory Tour With Historian Guide
"This 3-hour walk starts with an exploration of Salzburg’s Burgher Town with its narrow crooked little streets and the unique passage ways of the so-called „Getreidegasse.“ Salzburg’s commercial centre still remains intact in its medieval charm contrasting the great spacious Baroque squares of the district where the Archbishops presided ove we follow the childhoods of Wolfgang and Nannerl Mozart as well as the life story of the great second musical son of the city the composer Michael Haydn.By the end of the walk visitors know our local customs and traditions our cultural and political history
From $390.00
Salzburg à la Carte
"Discover hidden gems as well as all the must-sees with your Austria Guide. Drive up to one of the most beautiful viewpoints on the Mönchsberg mountain; visit the Leopoldskron Palace and Hellbrunn Palace with its trick water fountains located in the subur the Gaisberg (1278m) with its beautiful views over the city and the Alps. Enjoy a luxury personalised tour designed to give you the flexibility to pick and choose the venues you would like to visit with your fully-licensed Austria Guide. Your chauffeur and your licensed tour guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on an extensive 8-ho explore the sights without needing to return to the car’s parking space as your car and chauffeur will already be waiting for you at the most convenient spot helping you save time and reduce walking times. Your guide can give you their full attention while your chauffeur concentrates on the driving ensuring a smooth safe and comfortable ride.On the day of the excursion your guide will provide a few itinerary examples with many options to choose from so you can cover all the sights and attractions that really interest you. Depending on the weather or time of
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Salt Mines Duernberg

The Salt Mines tour opened with an interesting short movie about the history of the mines. The lady guide toured us around the mine. We took the voyage across the subterranean lake and even went to...
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Apr 04, 2011

Salt Mines Visit

The Salt Mines of Hallein are one of the most popular out of town attractions when visiting Salzburg. Hallein also known as "Little Istanbul" is the second city of Salzburg with a population of...
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Mar 12, 2011

Salt Mine Highlights

Tourism at its best - descent through the mines is abetted by two long wooden slides on which one sits with legs out holding on the person in front ( for dear life ). Fast, steep, and smoothly...
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Dec 27, 2009

Durrnberg Salt Mines - Highlight of Our Visit

The most remarkable attraction in Salzburg is the ancient salt mine in the village of Hallein some 13km south, one of the oldest preserved for tourism. As early as 400BC, Celts mined the "white gold"...
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Dec 27, 2009

A nice experience

We had a visit of this salt mine which is now being used as a museum. It was very intersting. we learned a lot of information about salt. Salt which we use it in our daily life time is a very...
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Nov 04, 2009

Salt Mine-Berchtesgaden tour

My grandmother wrote my mom, Tomorrow BB is going on the Salt Mine-Berchtesgarten tour by herself with a group - it's just 2 slides - they no longer have the one in Hallein like they used to The...
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Jun 13, 2008

Salt Mines Berchtesgarden

Thanks to Virtual Tourist we visited these mines. They were fantastic and good value for money. It is possible to go down the stairs and slopes rather than the slides. They are situated in some...
May 19, 2007

Great combination tour

We got picked up at the hotel and then taken to the Eagle`s Nest. Guided commentary all the way. After a photo stop we went down the salt mine which was great fun. Bought a salt light which we use...
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Sep 27, 2005

Salt Mines at Hallstatt

The salt mines are a little hokey. It is interessting and provides a wonderful view from the entrance. As for the mines, there isn't much to see. Even after taking the cable car up you have a long...
Oct 18, 2004

Salz Welten Salzburg

YOU SIMPLY MUST VISIT THIS PLACE WHILE IN SALZBURG.....YOU'LL BE GLAD YOU DID!The Celts used to live in this area 2500 years ago, and little Celtic villages can be explored behind the main building...
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Sep 30, 2004

Berchtesgaden Salt Mine

Although the mine was already abunden, it's worthy to take a look and try to thrilling slide inside the mine.Remember to get there as early as possible, as you will be assigned in a group of 20. The...
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Sep 11, 2004

Salt Mines

The tour into the salt mines starts with a small train ride deep into the side of a mountain. As you move deeper into the mountain you slide down wooden slides to go deeper still. At the bottom you go...
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May 20, 2004
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this will be my things to do tips of the getriedegasse, I will have a separate shopping tip here. getriedegasse is the most famous street in Salzburg since along the street lies Mozart's Birthplace...
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there are actually many Roman Catholic Churches in the historic city center of Salzburg as the city was ruled by the Roman Catholic Archbishop Prince in the middle ages and one of the most visited as...
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Like what I've said, Who has never heard of the Iconic Wolgang Amadeus Mozart? who was the Most Known Composer of the Classical era. there are actually two Mozart Houses in Salzburg, the house where...
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Salzburger Landestheater

While Salzburg is full of impressive and significant places to visit, like the fortress, the cathedral quarter, the festival halls and the two Mozart houses, I must admit that my favorite place in...
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St Peter's Church and Abbey

Saint Rupert founded this church and its monastery around 700. The church and the buildings were destroyed by a fire in 1127. The church was rebuilt from 1130 to 1143. It was modified through the...
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Museum der Moderne

This Museum of Modern Art is on a cliff overlooking Salzburg. If you don’t feel like walking up (which I didn’t because it was pouring rain the day I went up) there is an elevator inside the cliff...
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