Nestled under the Alps the fourth largest city of Austria is world famous for being the birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and internationally renowned for its’ baroque architecture. The city has three universities and a large student population. Salzburg houses the headquarters of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts.
Salzburg is one of the most beautiful cities of Europe, which has been carefully preserved over the centuries. It is surrounded by spectacular landscape, lakes, Alpine foothills and mountain peaks.
The palaces, archbishops' churches, squares and fountains, and most notably the Fortress, reflect the love of splendor of the once powerful archbishops who ruled the city.
The beauty of the city and the natural setting has attracted travelers for centuries and still is a major tourist attraction today. You will be able to get to know the town more intimately than any tourist can.