With the Salzburg Card and its many benefits, you have a great way to discover the City of Mozart easily and conveniently. Free admission to tourist attractions and museums, free use of public transportation and many additional discounts make your Salzburg holiday a truly unique experience.
SIGHTS, EXCURSION DESTINATIONS & USEFUL INFORMATION
The city and state of Salzburg have a lot to offer.
Our tips deal with the "top sights of the city", "the best excursion destinations in the Salzburg region", "drinking water fountains" or "modern art in Salzburg". There is also an article on the subject of water that presents the most beautiful lakes and special excursion destinations. We regularly add new tips to our articles
In our event calendar you will find all events in the entire state of Salzburg. Numerous concerts, whether classic or modern, the Salzburg Festival, an exhibition or vernissage in a Salzburg museum or gallery and events for families and customs are waiting for you.
In the state of Salzburg, a maximum of two hours’ drive from the city of Salzburg, there are some fascinating excursion spots. There is sure to be something for everyone.
Salzburg has a new distillery!
Herr Bebek makes his spirits and liqueurs from high-quality fruits sourced locally using traditional methods with a state-of-the-art touch. He has a particular passion for the unusual and places a focus on aroma, purity and clarity.
Sustainable lifestyle by filling up your own drinking bottle
Salzburg’s almost inexhaustible water reservoir is located in the Untersberg near the city. The drinking water in Salzburg is of the very best quality and can be drunk straight from the tap. But pure, untreated water can also be enjoyed from the many drinking water wells in the city without hesitation. The water quality is constantly checked.
You can find the compact printed guide in every hotel in the city of Salzburg, tourist information and in shops in Salzburg’s old town.
“Water the wellness factor” – lakes, waterfalls, canyons and gorges. Here are the best Excursion destinations around the cool water throughout the Salzburger Land
Water in all its forms has shaped the country and its people since time immemorial. Clear rivers, picturesque mountain streams, wild water streams race through canyons and gorges, numerous lakes or impressive waterfalls – all of this is the perfect backdrop for an exciting or relaxing excursion to the Salzburg region.
Unique experiences with the FestungsBahn (railway up to the fortress) and Mönchsbergaufzug
Excursion tip: Wolfgangsee mit Wolfgangseeschifffahrt und Schafbergbahn
High above the roofs of the historic old city, away from the hustle and bustle of the tourists, you can find peace and relaxation as you ramble across the high elevations within Salzburg itself. All the paths here are carefully maintained, not demanding, and are even child buggy-friendly.
Narrow streets and wide squares – here you can feel the whole story of the Prince Archbishops and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This city knows how to inspire again and again. Visitors and locals alike move between the UNESCO World Heritage Site with the Hohensalzburg Fortress, Getreidegasse or Hellbrunn and the festival hype in summer and the enchanting Christmas market in winter