Mozart City Tour & Mozarts Residence

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The tour begins by the Palace of Mirabell built in the year 1606 for the Archbishop Wolf Dietrich and is today home to the office of the local Mayor and city offices.

Then pass the Mozarteum (University of Music) one of the world’s most prestigious music academies. Passing the Marionette Theatre, you will arrive in Markart Square with the Landestheatre (The Regional Theatre), The Trinity Church a baroque masterpiece from Fischer von Erlach plus Mozarts Wohnhaus (Mozart’s Residence), where the composer lived for many years.

Crossing over the Salzach (Salt) river which was once a major transport route you will have a wonderful view of this magical city. Following the river along part of the old fortifications you will pass the Law Courts on the way to the Hellbrunn Palace where you will have a short photo stop. Hellbrunn Palace was built at the start of the 17th century to the design of the great architect Santino Solari and used as a hunting lodge and weekend residence by Salzburg’s Archbishops.

On the way back to the city centre you will pass the Palace of Frohnburg and the Nonnberg Abbey, situated beneath the impressive Hohensalzburg Fortress, before entering the heart of the city through the Siegmunds Gate. Once in the old city you will pass by the Festival Halls, Old University, Horse Pond, Getreidegasse and the Blasius Church.

The tour finishes in Mozart Square where you will see the famous Mozart statue, Cathedral, Old Residence of the Archbishops and the Fortress Hohensalzburg

The impressive fortress offers fabulous views over the city and an insight into life in the city in past years.

Mirabellpl. 2 - Mirabellplatz 2, 5020 Salzburg, Österreich


  • Mirabell Palace, Mozarteum (University of Music);
  • Marionette Theatre;
  • Regional Theatre;
  • Mozart’s Residence;
  • Hellbrunn Palace;
  • Palace of Frohnburg;
  • Nonnberg Abbey;
  • Mozart Square;
  • Mirabell Gardens;
  • Residence Square with Residence Fountain;
  • ...and much more!

Mirabellplatz 2, Mirabell Palace

Tour concludes at original point of departure.

-Printed voucher 

-Photo / Video Camera

-ID if child or student

- entrance to the Mozarts Residence

Children under 3 are free

Duration: 2 hour 30 minutes

Departure times:

Daily at 9:00am, 10.45am, 11:45am, 1:45pm and 02:45pm

Departure point:

Mirabellplatz 2, Mirabell Palace


Adults: 26.00 EUR

Children(4-12 yrs): 21.00 EUR

Children(0-3 yrs): Free

Price from 1st of April 2018:

Adults: 28.00 EUR

Children(4-12 yrs): 23.00 EUR

Children(0-3 yrs): Free

Please note:

Please present your voucher at the departure point at least 15 minutes before departure time.

Prices, times and itineraries are subject to change without prior notice.

To book this tour please click on the calendar on the right.

Individuals :
Cancellations more than a week in advance only administration costs of 15 %.
Cancellations between a week and 48 hours prior to departure date: 100% of the total amount
No show: no restitution

Cancellation more than one month before departure date : only administration fees.
Cancellation less than 2 weeks prior to departure date : 100% of the total amount.
No show: no restitution.

Mirabellpl. 2
Mirabellplatz 2, 5020 Salzburg, Österreich