Salzburg is a beautiful Austrian city situated on the river Salzach, featuring numerous historical and cultural treasures. It offers many museums, monuments, and palaces from imperial times, as well as amazing parks and the beauty of its surrounding mountain areas.

Salzburg's picturesque old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, boasting beautiful churches, castles and palaces. Stroll along the Baroque and medieval buildings on cobblestoned streets and enjoy Salzburg's historic charm and imperial feel. Relax in one of the many city parks and make sure to indulge in the savory local cuisine tasting one of the delicious sweet dishes and desserts it has to offer. 

Salzburg and its cultural repertoire is a city for art and music lovers alike: numerous classical concerts and theater productions as well as art exhibitions can be enjoyed here. One of the cultural highlights of the year is the "Salzburger Festspiele", a world-famous festival of classical music and theater. The city is also the birthplace of Mozart, with his townhouse now turned into a museum.

Visit sights like the Baroque Salzburg Cathedral or the opulent palace Residenz and walk up the hill to Festung Hohensalzburg, a medieval fortress overlooking the city. Take a trip to lavish Schloss Mirabell, a stunning castle with beautiful surrounding gardens.

Situated amid breathtaking scenery, make sure to go for a hike in the surrounding mountains or have a swim in one of the clear blue lakes in summer. You can go cycling, canyoning or rafting in true natural beauty. In winter, the snow-capped mountains of the Alps and high-class skiing resorts are just a short trip away! Make a stop in one of the Alpine huts and enjoy some of the delicious Austrian cuisine before sledding downhill at maximum speed!

Salzburg is a city bursting with history, offering beautiful architecture and delicious food. Add the surrounding spectacular natural beauty and you have found your gem stone of a travel destination!