Castle Hohensalzburg – Basis Ticket

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17€ per adult

Start a new adventure at the majestic Hohensalzburg Castle. With the basic ticket, you start the day with a scenic ride up the hill on the fortress train, after which you have time to explore the interior of the medieval castle.

  • Historic Castle Exploration
  • Panoramic Views
  • Medieval Armory Display
  • Rich Museum Experience
Meeting point
Festung Hohensalzburg, Salzburg, Austria

  • Round-trip Cable Car Ride
  • Castle Grounds Access
  • Access to the Armory
  • Access to the Museums

Welcome to Castle Hohensalzburg 🏰

Begin a historical journey as you step back in time at the majestic Castle Hohensalzburg. First, start your adventure with a scenic ride up the hill on the FestungsBahn funicular 🚋. During this ride, you will already have a breathtaking view of the castle and the city of Salzburg, which remains below you. Therefore, make sure to have your camera ready to capture the stunning views.📸

Explore Centuries of History

Upon reaching the top, you can wander through the vast castle grounds, where every corner whispers stories of the past. The oldest parts of the castle date back to the 11th century, having been built to protect the prince bishops from attacks. In 1500, the fortress was structurally extended, ultimately reaching the form we can still see today. With your tickets in hand, take your time to explore during the open hours, discovering hidden gems and soaking in the rich history of this magnificent fortress.

Dive Deeper with the Panoramatour

Our Panoramatour offers a deeper dive into the architectural marvels and untold stories of the Castle Hohensalzburg. Throughout the tour, you will uncover old castle legends and explore the dark sides of the fortress. Consequently, it’s a perfect addition for those who want to see history come alive 🕵️‍♂️.

Experience the Medieval Arsenal of the Castle Hohensalzburg

Beeing on the visit, don’t miss the Zeughaus, the former arsenal. Which today almost fulfills its original purpose again, as it houses a museum of medieval weapons. You can step into the world of medieval warfare. Explore an impressive collection of armor and weaponry that brings the era of knights and battles into the present day 🛡️⚔️.

Museums Filled with Marvels

Your ticket also opens the doors to our fascinating museums. Filled with artifacts and stories, each museum offers a unique glimpse into the past, promising to enchant and educate 🖼️.

Ready for Adventure in Castle Hohensalzburg?

Are you ready to explore Fortress Hohensalzburg like never before? Join us for a day packed with history, beauty, and intrigue. It’s not just a tour – it’s a gateway to the past 🚀.

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We look forward to welcoming you to the castle 🎟️. Join us at Fortress Hohensalzburg for a memorable day exploring one of Europe’s most impressive castles.

Pricing Info
Tour variations / prices:
  • Adult

    17€ per adult
  • Children (6 - 14 years)

    7,50€ per child
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Wheelchair accessible
24h fully refundable
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