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Private Tour: Hallstatt Tour from Salzburg
"After pickup from your hotel travel for approximately 1 hour by Mercedes E-Class or minivan passing the ski resort towns of Russbach and Abtenau on your way to Gosau. Marvel at phenomenal views of the Dachstein a famous Alpine peak that rises to an elevation of 9826 feet (2995 meters) before continuing on to Hallstatt in upper Austria. Since your tour is private feel free to tell your guide where you’d like to spend more time and ask as many questions as you like. Your guide will explain the immense cultural significance of Hallstatt
From EUR60.00
 
Private Day Trip to Salzburg from Vienna
"'Sound of Music fan or not: Take advantage of your stay in Vienna and visit Salzburg. With a friendly driver you depart from your hotel in Vienna in a private limousine or minivan. The scenery on the way to Salzburg is breathtaking: You pa see the peaks of the Alps from afar and finally reach the Austrian lake district. Take pictures of the region’s gorgeous mountain lakes and villages and visit the locations from „The Sound of Music“! In Salzburg you will be joined by a local expert guide who will take you on an exte the colorful gardens of the Mirabell Palace (the 'DoReMi' song was filmed here) the cemetery of the abbey of St. Peter (the Trapp-family hid there) the festival area the Archbishop’s Palace and the cathedral. After the walking tour spend a couple of hours in Salzburg for lunch
From EUR990.00
 
Private Tour: Salzburg Lake District and Hallstatt from Salzburg
"After your Salzburg hotel pickup (or any other site in Salzburg) your journey will take you on an off the beaten track road to the village of old mills called Ebenau. Your first stop will be at the famous “Waschl Mill"" from the 17th century from where the drive will continue to Fuschl. Take a stunning photo of the castle of Fuschl with emerald Lake Fuschl in the background. The next highlight is Wolfgang Lake and the villages St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang. Capture a picture of St. Wol in Bad Ischl. The drive will take you through Bad Ischl which is famous for the “Kaiser” (Emperor) Villa and the Café Zauner and on to Bad Goisern and Hallstatt. Having reached Hallstatt and the highlight of this full day tour
From EUR750.00

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Euronet ATM

Euronet ATM is charging an extra € 1,95 per transaction on all their ATM machines in Austria. They are mostly at supermarkets and in shopping centers, also in the airport (but there are also other...
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The Sound of Music Tour

I did a Panorama Sound of Music tour not because of any interest in the film (I've never even seen it, though I've heard the songs, of course), but because I was in Salzburg for less than a day and it...
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Swarovski Crystal

The best part of the visit was the trip by the public bus from Innsbruck Railway Station to The Swarovski Crystal World, as one could enjoy the beautiful Innsbruck suburbs. We took the public bus as...
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Five Fingers

There might be no bad weather only bad clothings but at the Five Fingers viewing platform you will not see anything if the weather is like on these pictures. Ask before you buy the ticket about the...
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Train

The train journey between Linz and Freistadt is actualy quite nice, exept the train station is about 3,5 km from the center, with a infrequent bus Service (for instance 13.07, next bus 14.41) to the...
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Trainstation

The "Stadt Waidhofen an der Ybbs" station is a bit closer to the town center then "Waidhofen an der Ybbs" main train station, but there are no services at all at this station, at the moment even not...
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Euronet ATM

Euronet ATM is charging an extra € 1,95 per transaction on all their ATM machines in Austria. They are mostly at supermarkets and in shopping centers, also in the airport (but there are also other...
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Mozartkugel

Although I like the taste of the Mozart chocolate balls and actually bought it in Innsbruck, here in Salzburg and in Vienna, I would still put in in the Tourist Trap Section as the Mozart Chocolate...
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Goldenes Dachl

Innsbruck is a delightful town, there is no denying that. On the other hand, to pretend that the the 'golden roof' is one of the great architectural wonders of Europe is somewhat over-egging the...
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Mozart

Sure enough, I found myself back in Salzburg with my new bride on our honeymoon. I always knew I'd be back, and this was a truly special trip. My wife is Swedish, and has traveled in Europe a lot. We...
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Alpenzoo

This zoo is built on and around a mountain. It has only animals that live in alpine habitats. I couldn' t find the time to visit it on my first visit to Innsbruck. I had read lots of info about this...
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Transportation

There is actually a funicular that takes you up for an entire 30 seconds to this lookout patio and *surprise* a restaurant. You can look over Salzburg. That's it. Go up Hohensalzburg fortress. The...
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Souvenirs

Well, this is not a trap unless you are like me... I used to buy things from every countries I go but without a theme (if you know what I mean). Souvenirs are fine but when you've been to many places,...
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Tourist Concerts

I didn’t attend any of the tourist concerts in Salzburg, both because I found them too expensive and because I have not always been satisfied with such concerts in other cities. (The one at the...
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Schönbrunn Palace

Schonbrunn Palace and Gardens were built in a manner to compare to Versailles in France, Maria-Theresa came close. The Palace and Gardens are stunning. First, easy to get to on the U4 line with it's...
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Hohensalzburg Fortress

To climb at the height of Salzburg Fortress (Hochensalzburg) you take a funicular, which is modern and fast, you reach the fortress in five minutes. It's not an old cogwheel train but a state of the...
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Old Town

Located in the TIROLER VOLKSKUNSTMUSEUM is the Tyrolean Folk Art displays of traditional dress and arts and crafts, nativity sets and historic panelled rooms. I loved the display of the 'GOSPEL IN...
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Schlossberg

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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Geschenks Platzerl

Everyone can find something: beautiful metalwork for the garden, very special souvenirs, the world famous Gmundner Ceramics ... and much more. beautiful little handmade pottery animals Very friendly...
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Ars Electronica Center

It´s a Festival combining Art and Electronic as well as a museum (if you can´t make it to the festival), it is held usually first week in September. It is located at the Ars-Electronica-Straße 1 next...
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