The Austrian Lake District (Salzkammergut) is a magical landscape of waterfalls, gorges and mountains, dotted with lakes and found just east of Salzburg. Found in Upper Austria, it’s one of the country’s most visited regions, with the summer months lending themselves to touring the Austrian Lake District.
The charming Baroque city of Salzburg is enticing enough at any time of year, with wonderful churches, and photogenic palaces to explore as well as high-end shopping, fine restaurants and an accomplished concert scene. However, winter sees the city ramp up a gear; there are plenty of winter treats to discover in Salzburg.
The year 2015 brings a very special festival to the music city of Salzburg – the Sound of Music 50th Anniversary Celebration.
Lovely Baroque Salzburg is a truly year-round destination, with music festivals all summer and the snowy winter months also packed with activities. For cultural vultures and sightseers alike, Salzburg in winter is an exciting city to explore.
As the city of Mozart and The Sound of Music, there is always plenty to do and see in Salzburg. Taking private tours of Salzburg guarantees you expert knowledge from your guide, individual attention and the chance to build your own day’s itinerary of sightseeing.