This is a must visit when in Salzburg. You can choose to either climb up or take a tram up. I chose to take a tram up and go by foot on the way down. This was a very well preserved and big fortress an...
The tram up is an easy ride and brings you back in time. Plan on spending all day at this attraction. So much history and artwork to see. the tours are informative and the food and drink are very good...
Totally worth it, it is a must do in Salzburg. Do the audio tour because it has a lot of history and they did a great job of showing how the fortress has changed through the years (computer generated...
Nice place to visit and spent a day in this tour. From cannons and windows, we had an excellent view of the city. Loved the trip up and down in the funicular.
Travel in Austria | Europe's largest medieval castle: Salzburg Castle
Salzburg Fortress is an iconic building in the city of Salzburg, built on the hills of the old town, has a long history, is the largest medieval castle in Europe one. According to statistics from 2012, more than 996,000 visitors a year come to the castle, making it one of the most popular attractions in Austria.
The fortress of Salzburg is 250 meters long and 150 meters wide. It also has the reputation of unseen fortress. The mottled walls outside the fortress are known for their long history, and the walls are thick and thick, and the various parts are patchwork.
The rooms in the fortress now have a lot of museums or exhibition halls. You can see the military equipment once, you can also see the modern photography art, and you can see the puppets. Like a wonderful box, opening always brings you a new harvest.
The open space on the north and south sides of the castle is the best place for photographers to take pictures of the city. Of course, it is inevitable to meet the beautiful picture of the sweet couple watching the scenery, even the clouds have become the heart.
People like the evening. When the sun is shining, Salzburg, the golden sun makes this small town plated with warm colors and a whole world.
adult coupon: 11.30 euros; castle tickets: 8 euros
6-14 years old children's coupon: 6.5 euros; castle tickets: 4.5 euros
6-19 years old youth group Ticket ticket: 6 euros; castle ticket: 4.2 euros
family ticket coupon: 26.2 euros; castle tickets: 18.2 euros
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The Salzburg Fortress, also known as the Salzburg Castle, was built on the Monks Hill in the city of Salzburg and was built in 1077 and gradually expanded from successive archbishops.
Gently push open the iron gate of the fortress in Salzburg, and the castle of is gradually unfolding in front of you.
In the long history of the fortress in Salzburg, no attacker can capture it. Because it is located on a green hill, it is like a shining white pearl, always shining. The mottled walls outside the fortress can be seen for a long time. There are thick walls and thick walls. The various parts are patchwork. There are courtyards between the main buildings. The ancient cannons can be seen. The black muzzle is still solemnly monitored. Far away, as if the distant war is still not over. The castle used to be a defensive facility and was once a bishop's official residence. At the same time, it also acts as a barracks and prison. Bishop Wolf Dietrich was imprisoned here for five years by his nephew and successor, Marcus Hitikus, until his death in 1617.
The open space on the north and south sides of the castle is the best place for photographers to take pictures of Salzburg.
Salzburg Castle is a landmark in the city of Salzburg. It is located in the hills of the old town and has a long history. It was built in 1077 and has been gradually expanded by successive archbishops. It is one of the largest medieval castles in Europe. According to statistics from 2012, more than 996 visitors come to the castle every year.
Located on Monk's Hill in Salzburg Old Town, Hohensalzburg Fortress is an iconic building of the Old Town. First built in 1077 and gradually expanded by successive archbishops, it is a well-preserved fortress in central Europe. There are museums and cafés inside the fortress, and the top of the watchtower overlooking the city provides a great view.