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Salzburg Day Trip from Vienna
"You will be picked up at your central located adress in Vienna. between 6.45am and 7.15am from your hotel in Vienna. On the way you will be passing Wachau the Danube Valley with it's beautiful landscapes also world famous for its wines as well as for the imprisonment of King Richard and the Benedictine Monastery of Melk. Stop on the highway for breakfast (not included) at Ansfelden or similar place. Exit highway for Salzkammergut beside the overwhelming landscape with lakes and mountains it is the alpine scenery of ""Sound of Music"". You will arrive in Salzburg around noon.You will then enjoy a city walk visiting the most important sights like Mozarteum  Getreidegasse
From EUR119.00
Zell am See to Interlaken Day Trip with stop at Heidi Heidimuseum Heididorf Maienfeld
"Following a morning pickup at your hotel in Zell am See hop into your vehicle and relax on the journey toward Interlaken — gateway to the Swiss Alps. Cross the Austrian border with your private guide and head through the Principality of Liechtenstein. Along the way admire stunning views over the Austrian and Swiss countryside.Visit the historic town of Maienfeld — made famous as the setting of the 19th-century children’s story Heidi. Enjoy a 1-hour stop at Heidi’s village and Alpine hut (own expense) — the head onward to Interlaken where your tour will come to an end.""""Marvel at the beauty of the Swiss Alps and visit the Heididorf Museum in Maienfeld on this private 10-hour day trip from Zell am See to Interlaken. Leave Zell am See behind and travel through Austria and the Principality of Liechtenstein to Switzerland with a private guide. Along the way
From CHF1,412.00
Zell am See Alpine Village Private Day Trip from Salzburg
"Zell am See – Nationalpark Hohe Tauern largest National Park in the Alps Zell am See is always a special holiday experience no matter if summer or winter. Explore the Castle of Werfen (in winter only photo stop) and the town of Zell am See ancient sites and spectacular scenery in secret areas of Austria on that tour to Zell am See. After your Salzburg hotel pickup this 7-hour day tour will take you to the castle of Werfen from the 11th century. Located right in the Salzach River Valley that village is off the beaten tracks and also away from all the famous Salzburg tourist destinations simply a local experience. The tour through the castle will take 1 hour (only in summer) after that you will enjoy the beauty of the mountains and nature on your way along the Salzach River to the highlight of that tour
From EUR850.00

Hauptplatz Tips (13)

The Hauptplatz - Main Square

Graz's Hauptplatz is a wonderful square where you can find Graz's town hall, a bustling market and a lovely fountain. There are many ornate buildings next to the square.Graz Town Hall was originally...
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Sep 01, 2014


The main marketplace is just in front of the Town Hall, and usually a wide open space dominated by the monument to the "Styrian Prince", Archduke Johann. When I arrived it was still crammed full of...
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Oct 21, 2012

Hauptplatz & Rathaus

The Hauptplatz became the new home of the Rathaus in 1550, when the old Town Hall had become too small. The Hauptplatz is home to many special events throughout the year, and one of the markets is...
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Apr 04, 2011

Archduke Johann Fountain

Located in the centre of Graz Hauptplatz is the fountain/monument dedicated to Archduke Johann (1782 - 1859). The monument was erected in 1878 and also features statues of four women symbolising the...
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Apr 17, 2008


The beautiful main square of Graz is the heart of the Old Town and is overlooked by the Schlossberg. The square began as a trading and commercial centre and the square still maintains a the sense of...
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Apr 16, 2008


Graz's main square is cobbled and pretty. It is the main hub for trams and for shops. There are lots of cafes there too. In the centre of the square, however, there are a number of hobos sitting...
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Dec 04, 2006

Main Square

Graz is the capital city of Styria. The Main Square of Graz is surrounded by nice buildings, including the Town Hall. In the middle of the square stands the statue of Archduke Johann, a Styrian prince...
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Feb 22, 2006


Hauptplatz was my favourite square in Graz. It's the focal point of the old town, and contains many great buildings including the Rathaus on its eastern edge. It's a very busy place by day with...
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Sep 29, 2005

Main squere

This is the photo of the main squere. In the foggy background you can see a tower clock and the castle.A monument built in honour of archduke Johann is located in this squere. Decorations on the...
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Aug 11, 2005

Hauptplatz, Main Square

In the middle of the 13th century you could already find many houses around the Main Square.The first town hall was built about 1550, the second one in 1806, a harmonius building in the neoclassical...
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Apr 13, 2005


The main square of Graz is called exactly that - Main Square or Hauptplatz in German. It's as representative and lively as the main square should be. If you come from Kunsthaus direction, the square...
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Oct 27, 2003

Hauptplatz (Main Square)

The Main Square of Graz is surrounded by nice buildings, including the Town Hall (Rathaus). In the middle of the square stands the statue of Archduke Johann, a Styrian prince who founded the...
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Oct 05, 2003
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It is said "the couriosity killed the cat " but in this case it was reworded. I was strolling and exploring the famous Sporgasse, one of the most attractive streets of Graz which is leading from the...
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Graz Cathedral is also called St. Giles' Cathedral. It was built in 1462 by Friederick III on the site of an earlier Church of St Giles. In 1564 it was made into the court church, and in 1786 the seat...
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Palais Saurau

We walked uphill from the Hauptplatz in search of the carving of an armed Turk on the roof of the Palais Saurau. I must admit I walked straight past it first time. It is so high up it is difficult to...
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This strange looking building is located on the banks of the River Mur and was commisioned to coincide with Graz's position as European Capital of Culture in 2003. The building was designed by the...
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On the west-facing steep and stony cliff facing the river are 'hanging gardens', called I think the Herberstein gardens after the most famous noble family dominating the city's early modern history....
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Schloss Eggenberg

An hours spent enjoying the castle grounds on a beautiful Autumnal day. There are museums and galleries inside but time was limited and outside was fantastic! Visited the planet garden and spotted...
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