Fortress Hohensalzburg is considered one of the most important tourist places in Austria with a historical character, as it dates back to the eleventh century and is considered the largest castle that has completely preserved its features in the central European region.
The castle is located in the city of Salzburg, at the top of the Vistungsberg mountain. It was built by order of the Archbishop of Salzburg, with a length of 250 meters and a width of 150 meters. It is thus considered one of the largest medieval castles in Europe.
The Hohen Salzburg Castle has a wonderful view over the city’s Baroque towers as a prominent landmark in Salzburg

Hohen Castle Salzburg Austria

The best activities at the Hohen Salzburg Castle

Riding a mountain train that gives you access to the castle and enjoying the natural scenery that it provides, you can reach the castle on foot, which is an enjoyable experience, but a bit arduous.

Hohen Castle in Salzburg Austria

• Walk around the castle and enjoy watching the splendor of medieval architecture embodied in this huge edifice from the outside and inside.
The castle is decorated from the inside with many decors and includes wood carvings and decorative paintings and includes a golden hall and a golden room

Hohen Salzburg Castle in Austria

• Visiting the Citadel Museum, in which it displays a wonderful collection of holdings belonging to the castle and includes weapons, shields, and others, which is one of the most important sections that attract the attention of visitors

Hohen Castle is one of the most beautiful places of tourism in Salzburg Austria

• Maybe you are lucky enough to witness the activities of the Carnival Knight of Salzburg Castle, where dueling shows and theatrical performances simulate the reality that the castle has been in since the Middle Ages.

Salzburg Castle Austria

• There are a number of street vendors in the area in addition to the kiosks where you can buy what catches your attention from souvenirs.
• You can visit the nearby restaurant to rest and get a delicious meal served alongside various drinks

Visit times

From September to May: Tuesday – Thursday from 08:00 AM until 19:00 PM.
Wed from 08:00 AM until 21:00 PM.
July and August: Daily from 08:00 AM until 13:00 PM.

Entry prices

Adults: 11.00 euros.
Children 6-14 years: 6.30 euros.
For more information about changing prices, you can visit the official website of the castle.from here

Top hotels near the Hohen Salzburg Castle

The Altstadt Hotel Weisse Taube is a 4-star hotel in Salzburg, about half a meter from the Hohen Salzburg Castle
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The hotel received great reviews on location, hygiene, staff, and services
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Hotel am Dom 4-star is one of Austria’s best hotels located about 500 meters from the Hohen Salzburg Castle
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The hotel got excellent reviews in all respects.
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