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Salzburg

Salzburg

The city of Salzburg offers art, culture, historical and modern sights, thrilling events, living tradition, pleasure, relaxation and great food – and it’s nearly all within walking distance. These are all part of the multitude of options open to holidaymakers in Salzburg that guarantee an unforgettable city break at this world cultural heritage site. The city of Salzburg is a stage for over 4000 cultural events every year and is the home to around 20 baroque period churches. Salzburg was added to the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site list in 1997.

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Festung Hohensalzburg

The first thing to do is to take the cableway up to Hohensalzburg fortress. It is the best-preserved medieval fortress in Central Europe, and the views from atop the 1,660 foot-high Festungsberg Mountain are remarkable. To the north is the city with its church spires, and to the south the Alps.

Address
Festungsgasse, 4
Altstadt

Most of Salzburg’s tourist attractions are in Altstadt, the Old Town. However, the charm of the area itself is possibly the biggest draw of all. It is a listed UNESCO world heritage site, full of quaint squares, fountains, Baroque churches, chubby medieval buildings, wrought iron signs, and much more.

Address
Altstadt, Old Town
Augustiner Bräu

Augustiner Bräu is the largest brewery tavern in the whole of Austria and has an enchanting leafy beer garden. Guests queue up for beer in the brewery, which is served straight from wooden beer barrels. Hungry visitors stroll up and down the 'Schmankerlgang' hallway to choose from a wide range of typical fayre at the various kiosks.

Address
Lindhofstr. 7, A-5020 Salzburg
Stiftskeller St.Peter

Stiftskeller St.Peter has been a purveyor of Salzburg’s brand of hospitality for over 1200 years! Delicious food is served in inspiringly baroque surroundings. Why not book the 'Mozart Dinner' at the Stiftskeller.

Address
St. Peter Bezirk 1/4, A-5020 Salzburg
Salzburger Heimatwerk

Salzburger Heimatwerk is a picturesque grocery store in Altstadt with traditional and contemporary Austrian handicrafts such as pillows, duvets, blouses, and jewellery.

Address
Residenzplatz, 9
Lederhaus Koffer Schliesselberger

Fittingly, 'Lederhaus Schliesselberger' leather goods shop is situated on Lederergasse lane and has a family-owned business since 1422. It was established as a tannery and leather was dyed there until the beginning of the 20th century when the finished leather was then sold. Subsequently. Leather goods were produced for 70 years in the Maxglan area of the town. Today the portfolio includes leather goods, travelling cases. The business also trades in all kinds of leather, furs and a variety of footwear supplies.

Address
Lederergasse 5, 5020 Salzburg

Airport

Salzburg Airport W.A. Mozart is located seven kilometres (four miles) from the city. Buses depart for Salzburg’s main railway station, and connecting transport options, every 15 minutes.

Public transport

The city’s local transport network of buses and trains is managed by Salzburg AG. Buses run until 23.00, tickets can be purchased from train stations and from tobacconists.