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The old marketplace and city center from centuries past.
Moenchsberg | Near Domplatz, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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All reviews pretzels sausage stalls selling for sale buy souvenirs great place to wander food stalls beautiful square mozart chocolates window shopping mulled wine christmas market lots of shops wander around mozart's birthplace vendors handicrafts
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you visit any city you must walk around the old part of the city, especially the marketplace, to get a feel of the traditional essence of the city. When you visit Salzburg - the Old Market is a "Must Visit" - great atmosphere and...More

1  Thank VikramWKarve
Reviewed 9 October 2018

There was a festival going on while we were there which added to the atmosphere. A great space with plenty of spaces to sit and people watch - very clean and beautiful architecture.

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 29 September 2018

the old market square is filled with food joints all around and you can find a lot of street food all day

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Old Market Square (Alter Markt) is quite interesting place to visit in Salzburg and it takes you to the old days. One can feel the old charm here. You can try delicious local as well as all other types of food here.

Thank pkaran
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Known as a farmer's market in former times, Alter Markt is a square in Salzburg's Old Town and is framed today by many beautiful houses in baroque style. Many of them house shops on the ground floor or a bank. In the middle of the...More

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a break during our cycling tour. The pretzel stand sells massive pretzels and there is an array of other local items for sale.

1  Thank AnanB
Reviewed 8 September 2018

While walking in town, it is good to stop in this area to people watch and get some fresh local stuff from food to flowers, they have everything available. The stores around the market area also offer good opportunity to shop.

Thank NinaW2000
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Like everything in the Old Town everything is very close together, as is the Old Market Square, and you can't miss it if you're meandering around.

1  Thank Narziss
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Don’t miss this. Great place to sample food, drink and buy souvenirs. Also great spot to soak up the atmosphere and architecture of Salzburg.

Thank GuyNLouise
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Regular visitor to Salzburg and love the market, my only disappointment is not being able to buy lots of the lovely produce to cook (staying in hotel) this place is a must if you are interested in the local quisine or just have an interest...More

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14 August 2018|
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Response from SS2510 | Reviewed this property |
Morning till lunch is always the best option
10 March 2018|
Response from Bulent B | Reviewed this property |
From monday to saturday.