Salzburg and Lake Region Small-Group Tour from Vienna

(318 Reviews)
Duration:   12h 00 min


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Sound of Music fan or not - this is a tour you shouldn't miss! See the sights of Salzburg and the Austrian Lake Region on a full-day tour from Vienna.

Traveling in a small group of no more than 8 people, our intimate tour will take you through the breathtaking scenery of the Vienna Woods, with the peaks of the Alps in the distance, and on to the stunning Austrian lake district.

Stop where the big tour buses only drive by: dip your toes in crystal-clear Lake Attersee and take a stroll around the lakeside village of St. Gilgen at lake Wolfgangsee, a famous location in the movie "The Sound of Music."

Discover Salzburg's lovely Old Town with your guide on a comprehensive walking tour. Hear intriguing stories about Salzburg's famous inhabitants as you pass Mozart's birthplace, the colorful gardens of Mirabell Palace, the cemetery of the Abbey of St. Peter, Salzburg Cathedral, and the Archbishop’s Palace.

After the walking tour treat yourself to a delicious lunch, or enjoy a quick bite at a sausage stand if your prefer. Spend the remaining afternoon in Salzburg, before your drive back to Vienna.

Guaranteed departure with a minimum of 4 people.


  • Tour start: 7:30am
  • Meeting point: Tourist-Info Wien, Albertinaplatz 1, 1010 Vienna (Google Maps)
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Group size: max. 8 people
  • Tour language: English


  • Full-Day Guided Tour to Salzburg from Vienna in English
  • Tour of the Lake Region (Attersee, St. Gilgen, Fuschlsee, etc.)
  • Walking Tour in Salzburg
  • Free time in Salzburg for lunch and shopping
  • Transportation in Deluxe Mercedes Sprinter Minibus with extra head and legroom
  • Free Wifi and cold bottled water on board
  • Taxi fare to the tour meeting point in the morning (max. EUR 12 per person)
  • Hotel Drop-off for central Vienna hotels (postcodes 1010-1090)


  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


  • This tour is operated exclusively in English
  • Wheelchair & stroller accessible


  • You can cancel your tour up to 24 hours before tour start free of charge, receiving a full refund
  • No refunds will be provided for later cancellations and no-shows
Tour Itinerary


Transfer to the meeting point by taxi. We'll refund taxi costs up to € 12 per person.
Tour start - Travel past the Vienna Woods and Melk Abbey to Linz
Stop for coffee and cake (at own expense) - ca. 30 minutes
Photo stop at Lake Attersee - ca. 15 minutes
Explore Lakeside Town St. Gilgen - ca. 30 minutes
Guided Walking Tour of Salzburg's Old Town - ca. 1,5 hours
Free time in Salzburg - ca. 2,5 hours
Departure for Vienna
ca. 7:30pm
Arrival in Vienna
Hotel Drop off
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Reviews (318)

Reviewed December 16, 2023

Date of the tour December, 2023
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Reviewed December 09, 2023


Date of the tour December, 2023
Reviewed December 07, 2023
Highly recommend

Robert was an excellent guide, very knowledgeable- not just about the major sites but also the wider European history of the region. Driving was excellent and thoroughly enjoyed our day. Highly recommend.

Date of the tour December, 2023

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