Eagle’s Nest and Salzburg City Private Tour
Discover the best that Salzburg has to offer on board of a luxury minivan. This tour is ideal for a first-time visitor of Salzburg! You will start your day in the city of Salzburg with the castle Leopoldskron, and the castle Hellbrunn. After touring through the historical city of Salzburg, your afternoon will continue with a drive through the picturesque countryside to the Obersalzberg area. A day filled with a lot of history of the Mozart town Salzburg, and about the Eagle’s Nest and the Obersalzberg area.
- Great for first-time visitors, this tour gives an intimate look at Salzburg
- Fans of Mozart and The Sound of Music will enjoy the inside information.
- People who are interested in the History of WW2
- Round-trip private transportation lets you focus on the scenery
- Hotel pickup and drop-off are provided
Having a professional local guide and a luxury private vehicle ensures to save time and get the maximum out of a full-day private sightseeing tour of Salzburg and the Eagle’s Nest. Be ready for pickup at 10.00 am at your Salzburg hotel. Make yourself comfortable in your luxury touring vehicle and experience the World heritage city Salzburg. After a comprehensive 2-hour minivan tour of the old city, including the Mirabell Gardens and Salzburg’s best viewpoint, the M32 view terrace, you will continue to the Leopoldskron Palace used as the von Trapp family house in Sound of Music. Capture some pictures of the Palace with the fortress of Salzburg in the background.
The next highlight is Hellbrunn Palace which is an old Archbishop palace from the 17th century. It was used as a place for celebration, pleasure, and rehabilitation by the prince archbishops. It was very modern to build pleasure palaces in the early 17th century.
After this tour of the city, you will be ready to explore the sights of the Eagles Nest and the Obersalzberg area. Lean back and enjoy the drive on the scenic route to Berchtesgaden. The alpine village Berchtesgaden will offer you great opportunities to get some Bavarian specialty for lunch (own expense).
Next is the drive to the Obersalzberg, the site of Hitler’s Berghof, his former mountain residence. Explore the road from the ‚Obersalzberg to the Eagle’s Nest bus terminal with special busses from where you will enter a 407 ft (124 m) long tunnel to reach the elevator to the Eagle’s Nest. Weather permitting, enjoy the very scenic view to the Bavarian Alps, the Austrian Alps, the King’s lake (Koenigssee), and the view to Salzburg.
From Nov to about May 10th (depends on the snow conditions of the year), the Eagle’s Nest direct access road is closed, alternatively we offer to visit the Rossfeld summit instead.
After eight hours of exploring the city of Salzburg and the Eagle´s Nest, your private tour will conclude with drop-off at your Salzburg city hotel.
You can cancel up to 48 hours in advance of the tour for a full refund. If you cancel less than 48 hours before the tour’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.