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5 things you have to experience when staying around Salzburg City:
The city of Salzburg brims with visitor attractions such as the Mirabell Castle, the “Hohensalzburg” Fortress and the place of birth of Mozart. Salzburg is always worth a visit.
Giant Ice Caves in Werfen
Visiting the Giant Ice Caves in Werfen, you can marvel at fascinating ice sculptures in the world’s largest ice grotto. Even the journey is thrilling, for the steepest cable car in Austria takes you high up to the ice caves.
The water features in the park of the Hellbrunn Castle are an amazing attraction. It is in any case advisable to take part in a guided tour, because there are quite a lot of stories to tell about the palace and its park given their 400-year history.
The animal park in Salzburg is a great destination for a day out. The zoo is home to a wide variety of animals, including both exotic and indigenous species. You can actually observe there more than 140 different animals.
“Haus der Natur” in Salzburg
The “Haus der Natur” is a museum for the whole family, where you can learn many things about dinosaurs and reptiles, aerospace technology and biology. The affiliated Science Centre shows a wealth of interactive experiments for both children and grown-ups.