Salzburg Old Town

Salzburg old town kept fascinating visitors for centuries. Listed as a UNESCO world heritage, it’s a great start for the discovery of the city’s history.

Salzburg old town

Salzburg old town gathers large number of medieval and baroque buildings but also a set of modern landmarks. It holds one of the most special and popular streets of Salzburg, the Getreidegasse. This exceptional street witnessed the born of the music legendary Mozart in 1756 in Geburtshaus. A magnificent statue of Mozart stands immortalizing the genial artist.

Visitors to the Old town can discover adorable paintings at the museum or art or enjoy an extraordinary shopping experience at boutiques of famous designers such as Gucci, H&M and Hugo Boss.

Another must see in Salzburg old town is the magnificent medieval cathedral where Mozart was baptized. Spires and cupolas of several churches dominate the sky of this beautiful part of the city. On the South, you will find another impressive landmark, the Hellbrunn palace. It’s a superior building constructed as a summer residence and known for its trick fountains.