9. Salzburg: Skip-the-line Hohensalzburg Fortress Tour
Explore 1,000 years of history in Hohensalzburg Fortress with an experienced guide. Marvel at the stunning Royal Apartments, see the impressive Golden Hall, and get a panoramic view from the top of the Fortress.
Begin your tour of this ancient fortress outside the imposing structure. Snap photos as your guide explains its interesting history.
Follow your guide into the massive complex, and enter the beautiful Royal Apartments, built to impress guests and demonstrate power.
Continue to the Golden Hall, designed for grand ceremonies and royal parties. Look up to see the beautiful blue wooden ceiling, whose golden joists and buttons give the impression of a starry night sky.
In the Arsenal, wonder at the collection of medieval weapons, including rapiers, broadswords, and halberds.
Explore the Granary, Bastions, and bedrooms, getting an insider's view into the life of medieval nobility.
Finish your tour of the Fortress with a breathtaking funicular ride to the top. Enjoy a 360-degree view of Salzburg, and spot the major sights with the help of your guide.
After you've soaked in the view, continue your tour through the Old Town. Discover the magnificent Salzburg Cathedral, Mozartplatz, and marvel at the outstanding Franciscan Church and Collegian Church.
Stroll along famous Getreidegasse, Mozart's favorite walking street, and see his birthplace. End your tour of Salzburg with the beautiful facades of the Rathaus and University.