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It was terrifically atmospheric climbing the well worn steps to see the two cave chapels that are suffused with Christianity. Dating from many centuries ago, with their alcoves, altars and ancient frescoes they make for a thoughtful journey through religious history. Hewn from the rock,...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Costs too much for what it is. However, still great views of the cemetery from half way up. Worth a look. Shame not slightly cheaper.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inexpensive look into the distant past and the opportunity to see where religious people once lived. Very steep steps.

Thank Wanderer191255
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

For us the view from there was not worth the 2x2 euro price. But that is a matter of taste so maybe you will like it :) Catacombs are not interesting at all.

Thank Radu V
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We visited the Catacombs near St. Peter’s and found it unique. Very beautifull in it’s own way and of course very historical, some people could come here and trace family back for generations. The areas set right into the rock face are truly awesome, love...More

1  Thank roy v
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Right off the side of St Peters Square, we had not planned to visit this particular site, but semi stumbled across it as we were leaving the square. Unique history and were spent some time there looking at all the graves / markers. Fairly interesting.

Thank Mlarsen880
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We enjoyed our visit to the catacombs while spending a day in Salzburg. The history was impressive as was the views from some of the upper chambers.

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Not at all extensive, but dug inside the mountain makes it quite interesting. It's 15min - get in get out and move on

Thank Krishna R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The catacombs require a brief visit but it is within the pedestrian zone with everything else so we visited. 20 minutes is plenty of time to go through them and the cost is a couple Euros. I look at it as giving some money to...More

1  Thank RJN612
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We visited the catacombs since it was included as part of the Salzburg Card, I think it was 2Euros to pay to get in otherwise. They are not underground, but built into the side of the cliff. The stairs are narrow and uneven, so use...More

1  Thank Lee-Ann J
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