Main Sights of Salzburg: Top 10 SIghts
Salzburg is a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site and packed with things to see. To help you prioritise the attractions of the city, we have put together our personal top-10. We think these sights will be the most appealing to international tourists and are ideal for two or three days in Salzburg. Note also our section on vacation advice, which includes suggested itineraries and special advice for highlights of every season, arranged by months.
The Dom in all it′s Baroque glory was opened in 1628 and has proved to be Salzburg′s top attraction ever since. ::more
This Benedictine monastery was founded in 696 and is considered to be the
oldest north of the Alps. ::more
One of the biggest castles of Europe, Salzburg′s fortress provides its visitors with stunning views over the valley.
The Residenz Castle of the Prince Archbishops of Salzburg was intended to
show their power - and still does this job well. ::more
Hellbrunn castle with its trick fountains was the Prince Archbishop′s private passion.
A lavish Baroque masterpiece.
You haven′t seen the Mozartstadt until you have strolled along the gardens of Mirabell Palace. Modern Salzburg′s city hall is still as attractive as it was when Fräulein Maria and the Trapp children danced between thousands of flowers around it. ::more on the castle or ::more on the gardens
Top-10 Sights of Salzburg
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Eat a Mozartkugel, drink beer, sing "Sound of Music" songs - 10 things that you should do to make your visit a well-rounded event. ::more
Almost all sightseeing articles here on Visit-Salzburg.net, linked from a
Google Map application. ::more
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