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Sound of Movies: Musical Tour to Salzburg from Vienna

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    What to Expect
    You will learn many interesting facts about the Trapp family and take a stroll through the same scenes in Salzburg Old City you can see in the movie.

    Your unforgettable trip begins in the idyllic sceneries of the Austrian Alps, where you will visit the famous church of Mondsee, chosen by the film director as an ideal location for Maria’s wedding setting. On the way to Salzburg you will not stop taking pictures of the beautiful lakes and peaks. You will enjoy the fresh air in the Hellbrunn Park, where the famous Gazebo has been still keeping the secret of the first Liesl’s kiss.  You will see the Nonnberg nonnery, the oldest in Europe that became famous thanks to voice of Maria Kutschera.  Her story served as inspiration for the Sound of Music movie. You will take a stroll through the magnificent Mirabell Gardens, where Maria and children danced around the Pegasus Fountain while singing the song «Do-re-mi». Then you will see the picturesque „Hourse Pond“, shot in the film as well. Enjoy the chilling of the Residence Square with the famous Residence Fountain, the most famous fountain in the city, chosen for the «I have confidence in me» song. You will take picture of the Summer Riding School, where the Trapp family took part in the world-famous Salzburg music festival and enjoy the silence of the oldest cemetery in Austria by the Sankt Peter´s Monastery. Here the Trapp family finds a secure hiding place before escaping to Italy.

    The tour is conducted in English language only.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tour departs from Tourist Info, Albertina Platz or from Vienna central hotels (postcodes 1010 to 1090). Tourist Info, Albertinaplatz, A-1010 Vienna. Underground station "Karlsplatz" U1, U2, U4.
    - 8:00 am every Friday

    - Hotel picku-ps commence from 07:15 till 08:00 a.m. Please wait at the reception of your hotel.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    13h
    Return Details
    Tour ends at the Vienna State Opera, Albertinaplatz
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup from Vienna central hotels only (postcodes 1010 to 1090), if the hotel name is stated. No pick up from apartments. - Walking tour through the old town of Mondsee to St. Michael church - Photo pauses at Alpine lakes of Mondsee and Attersee. - Visit of the famous Gazebo in Hellbrunn Park - Walking tour with a professional guide in Salzburg, including Mirabell Garden, Pegasus Fontain and other film setting. - Transport by air-conditioned coach or van with professional driver-guide. - Guided tour on the way from Vienna to Salzburg and back
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities (optional) - Food and drinks - Entrance fees - Hotel drop-off. Tour ends at the Vienna State Opera, Albertinaplatz.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • - Infant is free until a separate seat needed. - Will be operated by a guide in English language only - Depending on the group size, this tour will be conducted by minivan with a driver-guide or by bus with a licensed guide. - Please note that you will cover approx. 600 km. by motorway on this day. It is approx. 7 hours drive with one 30-minutes stops. You will spend approx. 40 minutes in Mondsee and 3,5 hours Salzburg: a 2 hours combined walking tour and 1,5 hours of free time.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This was a fun experience. It lasted the entire day. We were able to see all the big sites from the movie and a lot of Salzburg, Lake Mondsee, and more! If you go, just bring an umbrella or a poncho. It rained for about an hour and a half.
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    This is a great tour. Sound of music fans will love it. The only negative I can say is, we stop at 10am and can have a quick snack, then by the time you get to Salzburg it’s 130-2, and you go straight to a 2 hour walking tour. So it’s 4 before you can have lunch. The tour is
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    I was hesitant to book as there weren't many reviews or info. Yet we had a great time! It was my mom's highlight. We were picked up from our hotel in a 8 passenger van in the time frame on our voucher (I do wish it was a smaller time frame). On our drive to Salzburg we made a
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    The "Sound of Movies" day trip to Salzburg was a highlight of our trip to Austria. Arman, our tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable - not only were there lots of fun Sound of Music sites and stories (not to mention singing Rodgers and Hammerstein songs along the way), but
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    A long day -- 8 AM till 7:30, Armand, our driver, was very good -- on the way out., he gave us lots of interesting history & facts. He has a somewhat heavy Russian accent that was difficult to understand at first -- when speaking in person, it was much easier. I realized that he
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    Key Details
    • 7 Travel
    • Duration: 13h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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