Private Tour from Salzburg to Vienna
Take a journey from Salzburg to Vienna to discover the natural beauty of the Salzkammergut Lake District on this all-day private tour. The itinerary highlights include stops at the charming village of Mondsee, Lake Attersee (which served as inspiration for artist Gustav Klimt’s landscape paintings), and Duernstein where you’ll learn about the legend of Robin Hood. The tour ends with a drop-off at your Vienna hotel.
- Since this is a private tour, the itinerary can be customized
- Sightseeing and transfer combo experience from Vienna
- Travel to Salzburg and check out the sights along the way
Get ready for pick up at 10:00 am and hop on board of your luxury tour vehicle.
The first stop is the quaint and charming village of Mondsee. The village is home to the Sound of Music Wedding Church, where the wedding scene of the world-famous movie Sound of Music was filmed.
The tour will continue to the next highlight Lake Attersee. Enjoy the drive along the entire lake Mondsee to the lakeside village of Unterach at lake Attersee. Unterach sometimes referred to as “Little Venice” in the 19th century, is situated at the southern end of Lake Attersee. The world-known artist Gustav Klimt was spending every summer between 1900 and 1916 at Lake Attersee and most of his landscape pictures were painted here.
The next stop will be Melk Abbey it’s one of the biggest and most beautiful European Baroque ensembles. Its splendid architecture is famous worldwide and part of UNESCO’s world cultural heritage. The Baroque building situated on a rock overlooking the Danube, in the Wachau region, ranks as one of Austria’s most visited art-historical sites.
Enjoy the gorgeous drive from Melk to the village of Duernstein. Duernstein is a small Austrian town, located in the gorgeous Wachau region. Explore Duernstein and the Legend of Robin Hood. Richard the Lionheart Richard was captured shortly before Christmas 1192 near Vienna, it was here at the Castle of Duernstein, where Richard was kept captive. Lunch will be at your own expense but there will be ample of time to go to one of the many local restaurants, choose between a typical inn or a Micheline star restaurant.
After eight hours exploring one of Austria’s best Sightseeing Routes, your private tour will conclude with drop-off at your Vienna City hotel or optional at the train station: it is a ride of 2h20min back to Salzburg, 2 trains every hour.
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.