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Activities in Salzburg

Bus Tour of Salzburg

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Discover the best sights around the beautiful old town of Salzburg when you take our brilliant sightseeing bus tour. You can hop on and off as many times as you want for an entire day.

Discover the best sights around the beautiful old town of Salzburg when you take our brilliant sightseeing bus tour. You can hop on and off as many times as you want for an entire day.

Routes and stops

This Salzburg tourist bus follows two different routes around the Austrian city:

Route around Salzburg

Some of the most important monuments included on this route are the Mirabell Palace, the Fountain of the Horses, Salzburg Cathedral, Mozart SquareChurch of the Holy Trinity. During the journey, you will listen to an English language audioguide with fascinating facts about the city's main landmarks and the places which played an important role in the life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

The bus route also takes us past some of the locations which featured in the famous film The Sound of Music.

You can consult the route map and all the stops via the following link:

 

Route around the Salzkammergut lakes

This bus route crosses the Austrian region of Salzkammergut which is characterized by huge lakes nestled between spectacular maintain ranges. During the journey of just over two hours, you will also see beautiful glacial lakes, such as Fuschl. You will also see Gilgen - Mozart's home town - the church of St. Micheal, Schloss Hüttenstein castle, and Lake Wolfgang.

You can consult the bus route and stops via the following link:

 

Gaisberg Route

The bus will take you to the main mountain in the Gaisberg area. This titanic 1288-metre high mountain belongs to the Northern Limestone Alps. On the way you'll pass the Benedictine Abbey of St. Peter, the Kapuzinerberg hill, the Neuhaus castle, the Nockstein rock and other beautiful places in the mountains.


Salzburg, Salzkammergut and Gaisberg Route

This combined ticket will give you access to 3 different routes: Salzburg and its historic centre, the Salzkammergut lakes and the Gaisberg mountain and its surroundings.

How it works

Your ticket will be activated when you access the Salzburg tourist bus service for the first time. You can then hop on and off as many times as you want for a period of 24 hours.

The bus begins its journey at Mirabell Square, although you can access it at any of the designated stops.

Times and frequency

  • The tourist bus through the centre of Salzburg runs year-long and lasts for approximately one hour. The service operates every day from 9:15 am to 4:45 pm. Between 16th March and the 14th of January, the bus departs every 30 minutes and between 15th of January and 15th of March every 45 minutes.
  • The tourist bus around the Salzkammergut lakes operates exclusively from the 3rd of April to the 26th of October. It runs every day from 8:10 am to  5:10 pm and departs every hour. The total journey around the lakes and mountains of this region lasts around 2 hours and 20 minutes.
  • The Gaisberg tourist bus operates exclusively from the 3rd of April to the 26th of October. It runs daily from 4:45 pm to 5:30 pm and takes about half an hour.
  • The Salzburg, Salzkammergut and Gaisberg tourist bus operates exclusively from the 3rd of April to the 26th of October, daily from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm.

Audioguide

The audio guide is available in 5 languages, including Spanish. On the purple line (Gaisberg) the audio guide is only available in English. 

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Price

Adults Children from 6 to 16 years old Children under 6 years old
Salzburg route 24 hours
US$ 26.60
US$ 16
Free
Salzburg route 48 hours
US$ 32
US$ 21.30
Free
Salzkammergut lakes route 24 hours
US$ 22.40
US$ 12.80
Free
Salzkammergut lakes route 48 hours
US$ 26.60
US$ 16
Free
Gaisberg route 24 hours
US$ 16
US$ 10.70
Free
Gaisberg route 48 hours
US$ 21.30
US$ 16
Free
Salzburg, Salzkammergut & Gaisberg route 24 horas
US$ 37.30
US$ 21.30
Free
Salzburg, Salzkammergut & Gaisberg route 48 horas
US$ 42.60
US$ 26.60
Free

Salzburg route 24 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 26.60
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 16
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Salzburg route 48 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 32
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 21.30
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Salzkammergut lakes route 24 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 22.40
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 12.80
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Salzkammergut lakes route 48 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 26.60
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 16
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Gaisberg route 24 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 16
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 10.70
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Gaisberg route 48 hours

  • Adults

    US$ 21.30
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 16
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Salzburg, Salzkammergut & Gaisberg route 24 horas

  • Adults

    US$ 37.30
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 21.30
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

Salzburg, Salzkammergut & Gaisberg route 48 horas

  • Adults

    US$ 42.60
  • Children from 6 to 16 years old

    US$ 26.60
  • Children under 6 years old

    Free

More Information

Covid-19 Measures

Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.

Duration

1 day.

Language The activity takes place with an audioguide in in English.

The activity takes place with an audioguide in in English.

Included

Unlimited use of the Salzburg tourist bus for a period of 24 or 48 hours (on selected route)

English and multilanguage audio guide

When to book?

You can book up to the start time, as long as there are places remaining. Book now to guarantee your spot.

Type of voucher

Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.

Sustainability

All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.

No printing of documentation required.

Pets

Not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.
From
US$ 16

Meeting point

Mirabellplatz Square