Salzburg, Austria Travel Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

While Vienna is grand and important, Salzburg is photogenic and endlessly charming. At the base of the Alps, this is the place to visit in Austria beyond the capital, or perhaps even instead of the capital.

Why Visit Salzburg

Salzburg Facts

Population 146,600
Area 146,600
Timezone UTC+1
Currency Euro
Airports Salzburg Airport W. A. Mozart (SZG)

Things To Do In Salzburg

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Salzburg

Budget breakfastYour hotel or hostel will likely include a breakfast buffet. If not, a supermarket or bakery is your best bet.$4.21 - $8.42
Budget lunchBratwurst stands in Old Town are cheap, and other casual dining options are nearby.$5.26 - $9.47
Budget dinnerSit-down dinners can be reasonable even in Old Town or the Augustiner Brewery. $9.47 - $16.84
Beer (.5L)The Augustiner Brewery might be cheapest, but normal bars offer decent deals as well.$3.16 - $5.26
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BEST TOURS in Salzburg

WHEN TO VISIT Salzburg

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January37252.6
February42272.1
March51333
April58393.2
May68474.5
June72536
July76566.2
August76565.9
September68504
October59422.9
November46333.3
December39282.9

Salzburg WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:10am6:21pm
21 Jun5:09am9:10pm
21 Sep6:52am7:09pm
21 Dec7:54am4:18pm

Where to stay in Salzburg

Salzburg Hotel Seasons

Salzburg Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar23.16 - 36.84
starstarstarstarstar57.89 - 66.32
starstarstarstarstar60.00 - 142.11
starstarstarstarstar65.26 - 163.16
starstarstarstarstar110.53 - 246.32
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Salzburg Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed18.95 - 26.32

Getting to Salzburg

GETTING AROUND Salzburg

Salzburg TRANSPORT PRICES

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center24.21 - 31.58
3km taxi ride in Salzburg8.42 - 13.68
Bus ride in Salzburg2.74
24-hour bus pass6.00
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WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER