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Kapuzinerberg 6, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 8735630
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nice hike up!

had no idea what was up at the top of this hill. after about 30 minutes of a lot of steep uphill... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
al g
Mission Viejo, California
A Must Do

We walked up the hill past the stations of the cross early one morning. It started only a block... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roger L
Topeka, Kansas
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“steep climb” (8 reviews)
“paved road” (2 reviews)
Kapuzinerberg 6, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 8735630
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Reviewed 3 days ago

had no idea what was up at the top of this hill. after about 30 minutes of a lot of steep uphill going, we arrived at the top. great views of the surrounding areas. the nice thing about this hike is that it takes about...More

Thank al g
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up the hill past the stations of the cross early one morning. It started only a block from our hotel (Star Inn Hotel Premium) straight up an OLD street. It was not very far but was a real climb. Just what we needed...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"I can offer you nothing but blood, toil, sweat and tears," Churchill said to the English people during WWII. Well, I can promise you exactly the same, if you dare climb Kapuzinerberg all the way up to Franziskschlössl. It's quite a walk. The reward is...More

Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While the steps up from Linzergasse may not have been a walk in the park, they were so worth it! We enjoyed a wonderful walk along the old walls and into the forest where we found some excellent geocaches and amazing views of Salzburg. Incredible...More

Thank Loren T
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This was quite a climb but exhilarating when you make it to the top! The views are spectacular and well worth the climb. Just wear appropriate footwear!

Thank BonnieNimmo
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was quite a climb but the views are worth it. We went up through the forest and came down using the road. The forest was lovely in May.

Thank kihaan
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice views, but you need to find the stairways leading up to it first. Great for picnicks and dates.

Thank De H
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Follow the signs to franziskischossl around the front of kapurzinerberg (not the concrete path - you can walk down this on the way back). The hike take about 1.5 hours up. Lots of steps. Moderate rating - lots of opportunity for magnificent views over the...More

1  Thank jes1662006
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk around Salzburg city providing you with panoramic views of all sides of the city. There are different paths and routes that can be taken, during our 3 night stay we used this route many times, very enjoyable, great place for walking dogs too....More

Thank taraferguson123
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I took my school trip on this short hike on the day we arrived. Yes, we had jet lag but why not take in some beautiful views of the city?

Thank Peter C
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16 May 2015|
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Response from Shaymooz |
Thx a lot AI L Can u please advise how to reach there?