Festung Hohensalzburg, Salzburg, Österreich

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Festung Hohensalzburg

Salzburg Innenstadt

Salzburg, 5020 Österreich

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  • 2 mentions in Must do in Salzburg

    • Amy O.

      Amy O. said, "...of the nicest things to see are very close together in the old district by the fortress. First, go see the Festung Hohensalzburg (also called Festungsburg) On your way, walk through the Residenzplatz (scenes from Sound of Music filmed here). In the..." See More

    • Gina C.

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      Gina C. said, "...the battlements that helped protect the city (from which you can get some great views of the Untersberg) and over to Festung Hohensalzburg. I have some more details on my blog, which is linked in my profile. Enjoy visiting Salzburg!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must do attractions and cities to visit around Salzburg and Hallstatt

    • Amy O.

      Amy O. said, "...in the old district. It's lovely to walk around there. You can walk through the square and up the hill to Festung Hohensalzburg. Salzburg was a major salt mine town (hence its name) and you can go through some of the..." See More

  • 1 mention in What town/area in Tyrol do you recommend staying in or around?

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...would suggest that you split up your time between Salzburg to give you time to explore the old city and the Festung Hohensalzburg. Then perhaps also take the time to vist Hallein which would allow you to visit the Salt Mine...." See More

  • 1 mention in Hallstatt or Salzburg for one night en route to Vienna?

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...a scenic village. And there isn't any doubt at all, that Salzburg can get way crowded in the summer time. The Festung Hohensalzburg is an amazing example of a medieval fortress, however, if it is super crowded, it isn't exciting dodging the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Visiting Prague, what other city to visit for a few days by train or air?

    • Ryan W.

      Ryan W. said, "...have a blast at this beer hall but the best beer you're going to have is at the top of the Festung Hohensalzburg. I'd do both. The last time I was at Augustinerbräu I ended up meet some really cool people..." See More

  • 1 mention in Trip next May to Munich, Fussen, Salzburg, Hallstatt, Prague. Best sites?

    • Helga B.

      Helga B. said, "...the city cathedral, the monastery of Stift Sankt Peter Salzburg (Erzabtei St. Peter) is the oldest monastery of the northern alps, Festung Hohensalzburg. If you are interested in clasik Musik than you have to visit Mozart's Birthplace and livingplace , ore..." See More