Sound of Music Trail - singing kids © TVB Werfen

Sound of Music Tour with Schloss Leopoldskron & Trail - Private Full-Day Tour

Private tour

English, German
on request: Italian, French, Spanish


9 hours

Enjoy a perfect full-day Sound of Music experience including Leopoldskron Palace & Hiking Trail

A perfect private full-day tour – start out with a grand breakfast buffet at the beautiful Leopoldskron Palace OR a guided tour through the most exclusive premises (seasonal), visit The Sound of Music filming locations, hike the famous trail amidst breathtaking alpine scenery and learn more about the real life of the Von Trapp family.

After breakfast or guided tour at Schloss Leopoldskron - one of the filming locations - see the "16 going on 17"-Gazebo located at the Gardens of Hellbrunn Palace. The tour continues to the picturesque alpine village Werfen, where we follow Maria’s footstep on the Sound of Music Hiking Trail – the famous opening scene with breathtaking views.

On the way back, we are happy to arrange a lunch special (optional) at restaurant Obauer – one of the most exclusive restaurants in Europe awarded by the French Guide Gault Millau with 4 toque and 19 points. Please consider timewise a minimum of two hours. Lunch break can also be at any other time and location during the tour. Optionally it is also possible to visit the spectacular Fortress Hohenwerfen, which was not only part of Sound of Music but also a filming location for the movie Where Eagles Dare with Richard Burton and Clint Eastwood in 1968.

The last leg of the tour takes you via scenic mountain roads to Mondsee for a visit of the wedding cathedral where the romantic wedding in the movie was filmed - a perfect place to end a perfect day.



  • Private Tour to The Sound of Music film locations in Salzburg, Salzkammergut and Werfen
  • Start your day with breakfast at Schloss Leopoldskron or enjoy an exclusive tour through its breathtaking premises
  • Sing 'Sixteen Going on Seventeen' at the real Gazebo, in the garden of Hellbrunn Palace
  • In Werfen, hike on the Sound of Music Trail and have a break at the same meadow, where Maria sang “do re mi” with the children
  • Lunch at Obauer one of the top three restaurants in Austria (optional)
  • Visit the remarkable Fortress Hohenwerfen (also known from the movie), dating back over 900 years (optional)
  • Visit the beautiful Lake District, Salzkammergut, and the Sound of Music Wedding Cathedral in Mondsee



  • Between 8.30 and 8.45 am pick-up at your city hotel or 8.45 am meeting at the Panorama Tours Bus Terminal at Mirabell square / corner Hubert-Sattler-Gasse 1
  • 9.00 am breakfast at Schloss Leopoldskron or 11.00 am exclusive tour
  • Visit the Gazebo at Hellbrunn
  • The tour continues to Werfen (Sound of Music Trail)
  • Either lunch at restaurant Obauer (optional) or some free time to explore the town of Werfen
  • Visit the Fortress Hohenwerfen (optional)
  • Via scenic mountain roads to the Lakes and Mountain Area – Mondsee
Sound of Music Trail - singing kids © TVB Werfen
© TVB Werfen
Schloss Leopoldskron © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
© Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
Sound of Music Trail - dancing Maria © TVB Werfen
© TVB Werfen
The Sound of Music Trail © Wolfgang Seifert
© Wolfgang Seifert
Nonnberg Abbey © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
© Tourismus Salzburg GmbH

Please notice:

You want an individual departure time or have questions concerning the program or bigger groups? Then get in contact with Sarah Marie Herzl via e-mail or telephone +43 662 / 88 32 11-23.

We operate our tours either in a minivan (up to 8 passengers) or Mercedes limousine (up to 3 passengers) and are happy to arrange your private tour according to personal interests and individual needs.

We kindly ask to address your special interest to the driver/guide already at pick-up.

Entrance fees, food & baverage (except breakfast OR guided tour at Schloss Leopoldskron) are not included in the tour price.

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