Having a professional local guide and a luxury private vehicle ensures to save time and get the maximum out of a full day private sightseeing tour to Bad Ischl and Hallstatt. Meet your local guide and driver at your Salzburg hotel and hop on board of your luxury minivan. Your first stop will be at the Castle of Fuschl. Take a stunning photo of the Castle with emerald Lake Fuschl in the background. The next highlight is Wolfgang Lake and the villages St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang. Capture a picture of St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang, each from a great view point.Next is the first highlight of this full day private tour, the former imperial town of Bad Ischl. The emperor Franz Josef was in this beautiful town every summer for more than 6 decades. Visit the Imperial Villa, the Sissy park which is a recreational area of the locals (opened from April to October daily) and finally stroll through the historical town center of Bad Ischl. Bad Ischl was already a well-liked holiday destination for many celebrities like Johann Strauss, Franz Lehar who had a Villa there, King of Siam, Charley Watts from the Rolling Stones, Nestroy and many more. From Bad Ischl the journey continues to the second highlight of the day the lake side village Hallstatt.
Having reached Hallstatt and the highlight of this full day tour, your private guide will point out the must-sees of Hallstatt to you, which include a beautiful photo spot of Hallstatt, Charnel House (Bone House), Hallstatt Museum, Hallstatt Waterfall "Waldbachstrub", Hallstatt's local residence area and more. You will have 2.5 hours to explore Hallstatt and all these sites on your own as well as to take a boat ride on the lake (own expense).
After eight hours exploring one of Austrias most beautiful areas, your private tour will conclude with drop-off at your Salzburg city hotel.