Highlights of the Bavarian Mountains
Escape the city and marvel on this private 8-hour Bavarian Mountains tour from Salzburg. Travel along the Kingslake River Valley deep into the Bavarian Mountains with your private guide. Admire breathtaking views over Austria’s mighty Lake District from the top of Obersalzberg. Head off the tourist trail to Hinterbrand and enjoy a walk along the shore of Koenigssee Lake. Explore the pretty mountain town of Berchtesgaden during your free time, then return to Salzburg via a 450-year-old salt mine.
- Highlights of the Bavarian Mountains, such as the Eagle’s Nest, salt mines, Berchtesgaden, and Kingslake
- Enjoy fantastic views of the Bavarian Mountains at an elevation of 6017 ft. Go on a relaxing stroll along the lakeside at lake Koenigssee
- Fully guided private day tour
Meet your professional local guide and driver at your Salzburg hotel and hop on board of your luxury minivan. Afterward, your journey will take you on beautiful backroads to the Obersalzberg Region.
Dive deeper into the area’s history with a visit to the Obersalzberg, the Hotel zum Tuerken (option to visit the bunkers) and the Berghof ruins. The Berghof, located at 3000 ft elevation, was Hitler’s former mountain residence at the Obersalzberg. The Hotel zum Tuerken was used by the Nazis, today the Hotel is private if opened feel free to visit the Bunkers.
From the Obersalzberg you will access the Eagle’s Nest with a special bus and elevator. You will have 2 hours at the Eagle’s Nest. Take a stroll to the very close summit Kehlstein to overlook the picturesque Bavarian and Austrian Alps.
The next stop is the beautiful village of Berchtesgaden, you will have free time for about 1.5 hours during which you can also have lunch (at your own expense) and explore the town of Berchtesgaden.
Now it’s time for the next highlight and it will be a visit to a 450-year-old salt mine, afterwards you will make your way to the Kings Lake (Königsee).
After eight hours exploring the Eagle’s Nest and the Bavarian Mountains, your private tour will conclude with drop-off at your Salzburg City hotel or any other location in Salzburg.