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Unique Amphibious City Splash Tour & Best of Mozart Concert

Experience the TOP highlights of the city of Salzburg from March 27th to November 2nd!

Combine a Best of Mozart Fortress Concert with a unique amphibious city tour on the Salzach and get to know Salzburg and its surroundings from its most beautiful side.

We show you many sights such as the enchanting area around the Mirabell Palace, where today is located one of the world's most beautiful wedding rooms, the Leopoldskron Palace, world famous because of the location for the movie "Sound of Music", the Hellbrunn Palace, in which already the Archbishop celebrated his festivities, old districts of the city centre, Mozart's living house and much, much more. On the way back you will then feel a real "splash down" to the Salzach River to have a wonderful and truly unusual perspective of the skyline of the city of Salzburg from there.

The tour lasts about 1 hour 20 minutes

Then you will enjoy the Best of Mozart Fortress Concert in the most magnificent rooms of the Fortress Hohensalzburg - this will be a real highlight high above the rooftops of the city.

Coronavirus Info
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In accordance with the COVID-19 regulations regarding the re-opening of society in Austria, we allow ourselves to refer to the following measures:

River Cruise:

  • FFP2 masks must be worn during the ship cruise, in the area around the ticket counter and in the waiting area.
  • All relevant areas are disinfected at regular intervals.
  • Cashless payment is possible at all times.
  • Disinfection stands are available at the river cruise.

Fortress Cable Car:

  • FFP2 masks must be worn when using the fortress cable car.
  • Reduced capacity in the fortress cable car.

In and Around the Concert Hall:

  • It is only possible to visit the concert if tested* or vaccinated** against and/or recovered*** from COVID-19. Please present the necessary confirmation as outlined below upon entering (without having to be asked to do so).
  • FFP2 masks must be worn during the concert and within the entire inside area.
  • Reduced seating.
  • No concert break.
  • Please keep sufficient distance between yourself and other guests in the wardrobe area and bathroom facilities.

*Tested persons: A valid and negative COVID-19 test certificate. Antigen tests no older than 48 hours old; PCR tests no older than 72 hours old, officially documented; self-administered antigen tests no older than 24 hours old.
**Vaccinated persons: Should you have received your first jab more than than 21 days ago, your vaccination card or a document confirming the vaccination is valid.
***Persons recovered from COVID-19: If your infection with COVID-19 commenced more than 6 months ago, presentation of a medical confirmation or the official document confirming self-isolation is valid. A neutralizing antibody test no older than 3 months old is also valid.

Public testing facilities (free of charge) in the city of Salzburg:
Kongresshaus (congress house) – Auerspergstraße 6.
Appointments can be arranged online via or by phone under 1450.

Further Notice:
A sufficient number of disinfection stands are available in and aroune the fortress cable car and concert hall area.

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Salzburger Mozart Ensemble

W.A.MOZART: Piano Quartet
J. HAYDN: Emperor Quartet
J. HAYDN: Piano Concert
W.A.MOZART: Clarinet Quintet
F.SCHUBERT: Trout Quintet
A.DVORAK: Waltzes
J.STRAUSS: Waltzes, Polka
and more

Mozart Kammerorchester Salzburg

every Saturday

The “Best of Mozart Orchestra Concerts” are unique to Salzburg and take place in the most magnificent hall in the city – the Golden Hall on the 900 year-old Salzburg fortress. The Mozart Chamber Orchestra of Salzburg, a highly professional and internationally sought-after chamber steeped in tradition, mainly performs the musical treasures of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in a line-up of varying size.

W. A. MOZART: Symphony KV 136, KV 137, KV 138
W. A. MOZART: Piano Concert
J. HAYDN: Piano Concert
J.S. BACH: Concert for 2 Violins
J. STRAUSS: Waltzes, Polka
and more

Program subject to modification

Starting times

March, April, Sept., Oct.

2:15pm Amphibious Bus City Tour
duration approx. 90 min.
from 5:30pm Funicular ascent
8:00pm Best of Mozart Concert
duration approx. 90 min.


May, June

2:15pm Amphibious Bus City Tour
duration approx. 90 min.
from 6:00pm Funicular ascent
8:30pm Best of Mozart Concert
duration approx. 90 min.

July, August

3:15pm Amphibious Bus City Tour
duration approx. 90 min.
from 6:00pm Funicular ascent
8:30pm Best of Mozart Concert
duration approx. 90 min.

Venues concert:
Golden Hall or Arms Hall
Subject to modification!