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Pass By: Salzburg Private Tours, Salzburg 5323 Austria
We will pick you up from your hotel or any other location in the city of Salzburg
Pass By: Salzburger Altstadt, Altstadt, Salzburg Austria
We leave the city of Salzburg driving south to the German boarder, your private guide will explain you the history of the city of Salzburg and how, for many years, it was a independent principality ruled by the catholic church and the importance of salt and how it influenced the growth of the city. Other points of interest will be explained on route to the next location.
Stop At: Eagle's Nest Bus Departure Point, Salzbergstraße 45, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany
On our way to Obersalzberg bus terminal we will have a couple of great picture stops. Your private guide will show you where everything was located between 1933 and 1945. Places such as the Berghof grounds, entrance to the bunkers, SS barracks and much more. After giving you a mental picture and spacial orientation of the mountain, a scale model at the bus terminal will help you understand where everything was located.
Duration: 10 minutes
Stop At: The Eagle's Nest, dokumentatIon Obersalzberg, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany
Visit the Eagle Nest with your private guide. From the Eagle’s Nest bus terminal. You will board a specially equipped mountain bus for a breath-taking ride up the 4 mile road, with its 27% incline to a rocky plateau. From there we will walk through a 406ft (124 meter) long tunnel, leading us directly to the original WWII brass elevator that will transport you up through the heart of the Kehlstein mountain for another 406ft, straight into the Eagle’s Nest itself. After a tour through the Eagle’s Nest, you will have some free time to enjoy the view or have refreshments.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Berchtesgaden (Marktgemeinde), Locksteinstraße, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany
Descending from Obersalzberg we continue to the beautiful Bavarian mountain town of Berchtesgaden, located in the Koenigssee River valley. You will have time to explore Berchtesgaden on your own, as well as have lunch in one of the typical Bavarian restaurants (lunch not included in price)
Duration: 50 minutes
Pass By: Nationalpark Berchtesgaden, Hanielstrasse 7 Nationalparkzentrum Haus der Berge, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany
Drive through the National park down to the king’s lake
Stop At: Konigssee, 83471 Schoenau am Koenigssee, Bavaria Germany
Visit the crystal clear, turquoise, waters the Kings Lake.
In the afternoon you can choose between both ride to Saint Bartholomews Chapel in the kings lake or visit a 500-year-old salt mine
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Berchtesgaden Salt Mines, Bergwerkstrasse 83, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany
In the afternoon you can either explore the underground world of a 500 year old salt mine or visit the Königsee, a glacial lake situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, and enjoy a boat ride to St Bartholomew’s.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Stop At: St Bartholomew's Church, 83471 Schönau am Königssee, Germany
If you choose to do the boat ride in the afternoon you may visit the Chapel of Saint Bartholomews located on the far side of the Kings Lake.
Duration: 2 hours