Salzburg located close to the border with southern Bavaria, and is situated in a position of beauty on the river Salzach. Offering an excellent choice of outdoor sports.
The beautiful landscapes of the natural parks of Riedingtal Weissbach are beautiful, with towering mountains, vast pastures, beautiful valleys and crystal clear lakes. Tranquillity on the shores of Lake König, the jewel of the Bavarian Alps. Not to be missed are the ice caves in Werfen. This huge complex of caves with a total length of 42 km is located in the mountain range of Tennen Salzburg.
Salzburg is one of the most beautiful historic cities in Europe and is full surprises. You will find everything here , famous for being the birthplace of Mozart, the convent of "Sound of Music" and the Hellbrunn Palace. In the Garden of Hellbrunn is the gazebo where Captain Von Trapp declared his love to Maria in "The Sound of Music." The highlight of this park is the fantastic water features and fountains that spray water to each corner of the castle.
Average summer temperature: 23 degrees
Lamprechtsofen the deepest cave in Europe.
Fantastic local beers.
"Sound of Music" souveniers.
For lovers of mountain biking, Salzburg offers various trails for all abilities.
For cyclists there are peaceful and family friendly routes which are car free.
The Tauern Bike Path comes from the Hohe Tauern in Salzburg along the banks of the Salzach
Salzburg is a gourmet's paradise.
One of the top restaurants is the Obauer Werfen owned by brothers Karl and Rudi Obauer.
Also there are ten breweries which offer a wide choice of beverages, from beer to a rich creative tradition.
In the narrow streets around Cathedral of Salzburg you will find hundreds of shops. Where you really will be spoiled for choice, you can travel here by car or bus?
We recommend that you go to see the film location of the "The Sound of Music."
This musical was set in beautiful scenery. The garden and the castle of Mirabell is where Maria and the children sing "Do-Re-Mi" offering spectacular views.