From EUR 15
Walking tour - guided by a licensed Guide and Art Historian, M.A.
Oriental tour through the old town of Salzburg, (pedestrian zone)
including interpretation of its highlights and sights by an art historian M.A.
Duration: 2 hours
Meeting: Mozart´s square 5 (in front of Salzburg information office)
Achitecture and art is rich of simbols, telling visions, political and spiritual messages of Salzburg´s history. This is a fascinating world whcih is deciphered during this tour, and will let you better understand, how this rich word of culture once had also influenced W. A. Mozart.
Stroll with your guide through the “Burghers Town” with its narrow medieval and charming lanes, cafes; see the old markets and the daily "Green Market", Mozart´s Birthplace and much more.
Furthermore you will exploring Salzburg’s clerical area with its outstanding baroque University Church and the Franciscan Church. Culmination of this tour; Salzburg´s Archiepiscopal Residence, which are surrounding magnificent squares with fountains embracing the first baroque church errected north of the Alps: Salzburg´s Cathedral – this tour will let you understand, why Salzburg has been named "Rome of the North" and why Mozart had to be born here in Salzburg.