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Hallstatt, Lake District and the oldest Salt Mine of the World

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    Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Kirchengasse 1, Mondsee 5310 Austria

    After your Salzburg hotel pickup (or any other location in Salzburg), your journey will take you straight to Mondsee with the Sound of Music Wedding Church as highlight. After the visit of St. Michael Church of Mondsee where Robert Wise was filming the wedding szene for the world famous movie Sound of Music, you’ll continue to Lake Wolfgang.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: St Gilgen Mozartplatz, Mozartplatz, St Gilgen Austria

    The next highlight is Wolfgang Lake and the villages St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang. Capture a picture of St. Wolfgang from a great view point before arriving at the next town, in Bad Ischl. The drive will take you through Bad Ischl, which is famous for the “Kaiser” (Emperor) Villa and the Café Zauner, and on to Bad Goisern and Hallstatt.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Hallstatter See, Hallstatt 4830 Austria

    Having reached Hallstatt and the highlight of this full day tour, your private guide will point out the must-sees of Hallstatt to you, which include a beautiful photo spot of Hallstatt, Charnel House (Bone House), Hallstatt Museum, Hallstatt Waterfall "Waldbachstrub", Hallstatt's local residence area and more. You will have 1 hour to explore Hallstatt and all these sites on your own after you've visited the oldest Salt Mine of the world, which will be next.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Salt mine Hallstatt Austria, Salzbergstraße 21, 4830 Hallstatt, Austria

    Enjoy your ride with funicular to the Skywalk Viewing platform. The Skywalk hovers 350 meters (1150 ft) above the roofs of Hallstatt which offers an extraordinary panoramic view over Hallstatt with lake and the extensive mountain scenery. From there it is about 20 minutes on a good trail to the Salt Mine entrance.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Hallstatter See, Hallstatt 4830 Austria

    Returning from the oldest Salt Mine of the World it is time to explore the historical old town center of Hallstatt before returning back to Salzburg via Gosau and Salzburg.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Altstadt, Salzburg Austria

    The return drive back to Salzburg will take you via Gosau (including another great photo stop!), Dachstein Mountain Range, Russbach and Golling. Your full day private tour to one of the most beautiful lake-side villages of the World will end at your Salzburg hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up from any hotel or private address in Salzburg, if your hotel is not in the list then just mention it and we'll pick you up from there.
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Your Salzburg hotel or any other location within the city of Salzburg
    • Guided full day tour with private chauffeur/guide
    • Luxury minivan
    • Hotel pick up and drop-off
    • Bottled water
    • Local guide
    • Food and drinks
    • Salt Mine/funicular entrance: adults € 34 -- children (7-15 years) € 17
    • Entry/Admission - Salt mine Hallstatt Austria
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Maximum 8 persons per minivan - price per vehicle
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was a very cute little village tucked onto the side of the mountain. Lots of cute boutiques and eateries. Be aware in the summer it is very crowded.
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