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Salzburg Essential Sound of Music tour

Come on a Virtual Tour of one of the most successful movies made in Hollywood was filmed in Salzburg in 1964. Find out some of the true facts of the family, how the movie was made, and some behind the scene facts.

5 Reviews
From Salzburg
Online Experience
1 Hour 30 Minutes
Virtual Tour
Upto 10 people
English
Highlights
  • Follow in the footsteps of the Von Trapp Family in this live-streamed virtual tour
  • See famous filming locations from the movie and learn about what actually happened in real life
Description

One of the most successful movies made in Hollywood was filmed in Salzburg in 1964. Learn the true story of the Trapp family and get to know where the story started, why and how did they travel to the United States, and what is the true movie Sound of Music. Find out some of the true facts of the family, how the movie was made, and some behind the scene facts. 

About this experience
What's included
  • An interactive online presentation by a qualified Salzburg guide
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and Zoom app installed in your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be sent via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • Please log in five minutes before the beginning of the session
  • At times the mobile network may be intermittent, and the picture may not be clear. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions
  • You can book this tour as a private tour for 51 EUR and invite up to 10 friends and family to join this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Michaela Muhr

I am from Austria and I have been living in Salzburg for over 20 years. I love cooking, hiking, skiing, golfing, reading, and travelling. My interest in Interior Designing brought me to Los Angeles where I pursued my Design degree. Afterward, I started living in Amsterdam for 3 years and discovered my love for guiding. I have been working with tourHQ to provide guiding services in Salzburg, known for its historic town, for delicious food and picturesque nature and I would love for you to experience it all.

Tour Reviews
  • Mayank Kaul

    While quite knowledgeable, it would be great to make the session more interactive.

  • Monisha Krishna

    I loved this tour .. partly because I love this evergreen film and mostly because of the way the guide was able to provide an immersive experience - I truly felt like I was IN the film.

    Besides giving an overview of the film shooting locations, she gave us interesting insights into the actual lives of the von Trapp family. I was amazed to learn that the film was relatively unknown in Austria for the longest time as it was never translated from English to German. The most fun part was the mini lesson on yodeling - The Lonely Goatherd !!!

  • Poonam Kumar

    Lovely tour ! Much better than the real tour we took at Salzberg some years back. So absorbing and enjoyable that we felt transported to the sites and relived the shots of the movie. Saw much more, learnt much more about the iconic sites where shots were taken in a much shorter span of time and less tiring, therefore, especially for my ageing parents. . Excellent experience!

  • anirban.744

    An insightful tour by a friendly tour guide. Anyone who loved watching the movie 'The Sound of Music', this tour is a great way to learn about the von Trapp family, how the movie was shot and even give a try to yodling!

  • Pete

    Michela is clearly very passionate about the Sound of Music. It was fun learning about what really happened at the time, how the movie was shot, and what happened to the different characters. She was able to answer all our questions. I would love to go to Salzburg, once travel opens up again!

From USD 64 / Group
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.