For all those who want to get a general overview about Salzburg and its history and beauty this tour offers the best at first glance - with fascinating impressions in history and it´s aesthetics characteristic for Salzburg.
Starting at Palace Mirabell a romantic walk leads through the blooming Mirabell gardens, designed to be a flower carpet by creating an enchanting view towards Salzburg’s landmarks - its majestic cathedral and it´s imposing Fortress Hohensalzburg.
The banks of the river Salzach are flanked by elegant buildings and cafes built around 1900 which are offering an imposing view towards the old city of Salzburg (Altstadt) with its fortress and its countless domes and towers. The walk will be continuing through the windy medeival lanes and passages to Mozart´s Birthplace. Further the tour will lead to the oldest monastery in the german speaking area, St. Peter´s Abbey (found. 696). Culmination of this tour will be Salzburg’s Cathedral with its surrounding harmonous archiepiscopal residences, following a plan of an universal city.