Trip to Salzburg in Austria
Have a day to remember by booking a day trip to Salzburg a city that is the birthplace of Mozart and location for the film “The Sound of Music”. On the way there you can see views packed with mountains and lakes and if you set off in the morning you will arrive at lunchtime.
After this you can see the house Mozart was born in, visit the cathedral and St Peter’s church and large graveyard.
You can also experience the beauty of the Danube Valley where you can take a romantic boat cruise on the Blue Danube. In the Wachau and Danube Valleys you can also experience the Benedictine Abbey of Melk, a truly religious and cultural place that is also a World Heritage Site.
Vineyards scatter the banks of the River Danube an old trade and traffic route leading to Durnstien Castle, a place where legends of Richard the Lionheart were born.
Due to the impressiveness and vastness of the River Danube there are also many different kinds of river cruise available from Vienna. These can be simple day trips or tours or even full week-long excursions that take you to several different places in the surrounding areas.
Whichever type of river cruise you choose you will have a wonderful experience and be happy with the places you visit due to the rich history and wonderful views you are bound to experience.
Budapest in Hungary
There are also many tours to Budapest where you can see the largest building in Hungary – the Parliament Building and admire the Buda Castle which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and loved by the city.
Tours can include the Buda and Pest districts giving you a chance to learn about their history and various cultural differences.
Bratislava in Slovakia
You can experience a tour from Vienna to beautiful Bratislava, this can be done by bus and boat and lasts around 9 hours.
You can enjoy the scenic views and then the old town itself, guides can show you around or you can venture out on your own to see attractions such as the castle.
Prague in the Czech Republic
Consider also a day trip to the Golden City, Prague is a stunning place full of interesting delights such as cafes, shops and boasts impressive scenery best viewed from the Charles Bridge.
The Prague Castle is a must along with the National Theatre and Wenceslas Square. For those who love to shop, you will not be disappointed, visit the old town of Prague and you will find retail delights to suit everyone.