The best ideas for your Salzburg experience

Explore Salzburg
on your holiday

You’re finally on your holiday in Salzburg! Your hotel is located in the pedestrian area at the start of the historic city centre and all sights can be easily reached on foot. Best park your car in the hotel’s private garage (two minutes on foot) or in the public parking garage with video surveillance. Take a seat in the Wolf-Dietrich lobby and plan your holiday in Salzburg. Here are some tips to make your sightseeing tour as easy as possible. There are some entertaining alternatives to walking through the historic city centre.

The popular excursions with Panorama Tours are particularly recommended. The offerings of the Salzburg-based company includes the one-hour city round tour, the original Sound of Music tour and trips to the Salzkammergut, the Obersalzberg and the Berchtesgaden salt mine. Get the programme folder and tickets for all tours at the Altstadthotel reception. Best explore Salzburg’s centre with the Hop On Hop Off Bus taking you to twelve stops and the most important sights of the historic city centre.

Travelling on holiday in Salzburg: ship, Fiaker cab, Segway and rickshaw

Hellbrunn is always worth a visit. Best go on this tour with the Amadeus ship from March to November. The landing place at the Makartsteg is within a short walking distance of Hotel Wolf-Dietrich. Enjoy views of Salzburg’s historic city centre and the mountains in the south along the 8 km river trail. A shuttle brings you from the Hellbrunn landing place to the pleasure palace with the world-famous trick fountains and the marvellous park. Alternatively, you can go on a 40-minute round trip by boat.

Those looking for a particularly romantic experience can take a Fiaker cab, the traditional horse-drawn carriage, in Salzburg’s historic city centre. Explore the most beautiful sights comfortably on a walk and trot and listen to the coachman’s stories. The rickshaw is operated by a cyclist instead of horses – and is just as useful as a mode of transportation for two in Salzburg’s car-free historic city centre. “Segway City Surfing” is a fun experience. A guide leads you up and down the historic city centre on this 2.5-hour tour.

Salzburg´s historic city centre
traditional Fiaker carriage

Museum der Moderne in Salzburg
view of Salzburg city

The Salzburg Card: your pass for Salzburg’s holiday attractions

The Salzburg Card, which can be purchased or 24, 48 or 72 hours, gives you access to all sights and numerous modes of public transport. Salzburg’s museums, the castle railway and the Untersbergbahn, a round trip with the Salzach ship and use of public transport are included in the affordable holiday ticket. You will also receive amazing discounts for numerous attractions. The Salzburg Card for adults and children can be purchased online with just a few clicks or directly at Hotel Wolf-Dietrich.

A holiday in Salzburg is a unique experience for single travellers, couples and families with children. When will you check in at Hotel Wolf-Dietrich? Send your non-binding enquiry now or book your room online!

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