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Salzburg: The Original Sound of Music Tour

Salzburg: The Original Sound of Music Tour

Activity provider: Salzburg Sightseeing Tours

From US$ 54.34 per person

Discover that the hills are still very much alive to the Sound of Music on a tour of the famous movie locations in Salzburg and its surrounds. Follow in the footsteps of Maria, and take an Albus to the mountainous landscape of Salzkammergut.

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Duration 4 hours
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  • Visit the original film locations from "The Sound of Music"
  • Discover beautiful Salzburg and the Salzkammergut
  • Learn the true story of the Von Trapp Family from expert guides
  • Tour the hills that are truly alive to the sound of music
  • See the church where Maria walked down the aisle to meet the Baron
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Discover the hills that have been alive to the Sound of Music since 1967. This 4-hour tour of the famous movie’s locations whisks you around the historical city of Salzburg, then departs for the breathtaking mountainous landscape of Salzkammergut. Traveling with, Albus, the company involved with the original filming, you will be guided around The Mirabell Gardens – where the famous “Do-Re-Mi” singing scene took place – and the 17th-Century Hellbrunn Palace, where Rolf and Liesl sang "16 going on 17," and Maria and the Baron sang “Something Good.” Heading for the mountainous landscape of Salzkammergut, you will stop off at the idyllic Palace of Leopoldskron, the Benedictine monastery of Nonnberg Abbey, Lake Wolfgang, and the cloister church in Mondsee, where Maria walked down the aisle to meet the Baron at the altar. As well as providing a glimpse into a timeless movie, the tour also takes in many other local pieces of history and culture along the way.
  • Transportation from a centrally located meeting point
  • Live guide
  • Admissions
  • Tips (optional)

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Salzburg Sightseeing Tours ticket office. Please register at the booth of Gray Line Salzburg.

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  • Children under 3 years old travel free of charge
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4.7 /5

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I went around The Sound of Music in English with Alinka. It was raining so the landscapes weren't as impressive as they could have been but the visit was very interesting. We saw several locations that were used during the filming of the film, which is interesting to see since The sound of music is truly a classic. Alinka was a good guide, she gave us a lot of information and led the tour well. A special mention to Evo, the bus driver, who was super friendly and funny. Thank you, I am very satisfied!

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November 18, 2022

It was a great tour and very informative. We had trouble finding the meeting place as the directions given were wrong. There is a private stand right outside of the parking garage and not the grey line office as told. Please update. Other than that fabulous tour and tour guides

October 25, 2022

Very nice if you are a fan of the Sound of Music. The journey to the church took a very long time and in that time we were going to sing in the bus, but hardly anyone joined. It would have helped if the guide had tried a little harder to get the people to sing. And the music could have been a little louder, so it's not so noticeable if you can't sing well, or think that about yourself. I had missed going to the church where the wedding was filmed, we had an attendant who was originally Spanish and had lived in Salzburg for years, his English was quite difficult to understand here and there. But all in all a very nice outing!

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August 29, 2022

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