Private Tour The Hills Are Alive: A Tour To Locations Of The Sound Of Music Film - Salzburg

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Salzburg, Salzburg, Austrian Alps
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up at your hotel included in the tour price. Please inform us which hotel you will be staying, or where you want to .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Explore the locations where the world famous movie Sound of Music was filmed and see some of the most important locations of the real von Trapp family. Along with a bilingual guide, you will follow the footsteps of Julie Andrews, the real Maria von Trapp, and the entire von Trapp family. This tour is not complete until you see the most important life locations of the von Trapp family and learn more about the family and their real story. During the tour you will also learn new things about the movie and many background stories. You will see locations that are not normally accessible during a standard tour.


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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: B(e) special Tours, Salzburg, Austrian Alps

We will pick you up for free in the city of Salzburg at any place, such as your hotel, or train station, airport, etc. and also drop you off where you want in the city for free.

Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Salzburg, Austrian Alps

We will drive with you through the old town of Salzburg and show you some of the major sights of the old town of Salzburg.

Stop At: Nonnberg Convent, Salzburg, Austrian Alps

See the abbey of Nonnberg where Maria become a nun in the movie. In real life she staid there too. Learn about the convent and its interesting history.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Leopoldskroner Weiher, Salzburg, Austrian Alps

See the lake and the palace Leopoldskron which was in the movie the back of the von Trapp family's home.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Hellbrunn Palace, Salzburg, Austrian Alps

We will drive with you to the palace of Hellbrunn premisses where you will see the Gazebo and the park.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Sound of Music Trail, Werfen, Austrian Alps

We will show you the Sound of Music trail where the children sang the Do-Re-Mi song, or go with you alternatively to the original field where Julie Andrews sang the opening scene (the opening scene is not always open to visit).

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Lake Wolfgang, St Gilgen, Austrian Alps

We will pass by the village of St. Gilgen and show you also the lake of Wolfgang.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Basilika St. Michael, Mondsee, Upper Austria

We will show you the basilica where the traps got married in the movie.

Duration: 30 minutes


Fuel surcharge


Hotel pickup and drop-off (select hotels only)

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Lunch, if option is selected


Bottled water

Entry/Admission - Nonnberg Convent

Entry/Admission - The Sound of Music Trail



Extra beverages (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Wheelchair accessible

Comfortable shoes and clothing are recommended

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate