Sound of Music - On the trail of the Trapp Family - IMLAUER Hotels & Restaurants

Sound of Music – On the trail of the Trapp Family

Just a few meters from our four-star-hotels IMLAUER Hotel Pitter Salzburg and Hotel IMLAUER & Bräu is the starting point for the “Sound of Music” tours in Salzburg. Join other „Sound of Music“ fans for a journey into the past.

 

Historic sites in Salzburg

Visit the location of scenes from the film and the original places where this admirable family lived before they fled to the USA.

The city of Salzburg is inseparable from the story of the Trapp Family. Follow the footsteps of this dramatic story of a popular family of musicians.

 

A true story

The story of the “Sound of Music” film is based on a true story. So it is no wonder that so many people in the world have become fond of this film and the Trapp Family. The film is seen as a classic particularly in the USA and in Japan and almost every child can sing the most popular melodies. A “Sound of Music” tour gives you insights into the life of the Trapp Family in Salzburg.

 

The “Sound of Music” Tour

It is only a few minutes’ walk from our two Salzburg four-star hotels to Mirabell Palace and the starting point of the “Sound of Music” tours in Salzburg. The organized tours will lead you into the past and make the life of the Trapp family resurrect. Visit the film locations as well as the original locations where this admirable family lived before they fled to the United States.

 

The following locations are fixed venues for the Sound of Music Tour:

  • The historical Benediktine monastery at Mönchsberg, where Maria von Trapp lived before her time with Baron von Trapp and his delightful children.
  • Schloss Mirabell with its large park and famous gnome garden.
  • The Felsenreitschule at the Salzburg Festival Hall. This is where the family’s last performance before their escape took place.
  • The cemetery of St. Peter with its mysterious catacombs
  • Schloss Leopoldskron with the Leopoldskron Lake
  • Hellbrunner Allee, past Schloss Frohnburg, which was the Trapp Villa in the film, straight to Park Hellbrunn, the current location of the pavilion.
  • A walk on Salzburg’s Mönchsberg

 

We organize your tour

This and other locations on the Sound of Music Tour will delight you.

Take your friends or family along on an exciting journey into the past! Our friendly and competent staff of the IMLAUER Hotel Pitter Salzburg and the IMLAUER & Bräu would be pleased to help with the organization.