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Bob's Special Tours

Rudolfskai 38, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 849511
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Sound of music and hallstatt tour - unique combination

Travelling in a small group of 6 in their van is a delight with more attention to individuals on... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Enling W
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Sound of Music and Hallstatt tour

I had an amazing time on the The Sound of music and Hallstatt tour! My tour guide Luke was very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Thank you for taking the time to visit our TripAdvisor page. If you are looking for sightseeing or leisure tours in and around the city of Salzburg or anywhere in Austria we can help you turn your travelling ideas into reality. Explore this beautiful part of Austria together with our passionate tour guides - our mini vans take you where the large coaches can't. Our family run business was established in 1976; ever since, we’ve been living up to our image of making individual tours available to our guests. Recommended by Rick Steves, Fodor’s and Frommer’s Travel Guides as “very personal and comfortable tour company”, we will make sure you won’t miss out on the most fascinating given facts and details Salzburg has to offer. Tour with us and… • explore this beautiful part of Austria in a unique way • enjoy your trip in a mini van that takes you to places large coaches can’t get to • let us provide you with an exciting mixture of historical sights, legends, folklore and breathtaking views • see Salzburg through the eyes of our local tour guides, who are passionate about their home
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Rudolfskai 38, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Travelling in a small group of 6 in their van is a delight with more attention to individuals on the tour. We had a very responsible and committed guide - Sylvia - who ensured we experienced all we should and took photos we should. Prepare...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had an amazing time on the The Sound of music and Hallstatt tour! My tour guide Luke was very informative and spoke perfect english which was great because i have struggled to understand other tour guides in the past. I was a solo traveler...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Lauren1710! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music / Hallstatt Tour with Luke and hope to welcome you again some day! Best regards from Salzburg Jonathan

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, let me say Silvia is amazing! The tour was informative, the sites - especially the lakes, are other-worldly, and the locations we visited so beautiful. We also were treated to an optional toboggan ride - which we and the 5-year old loved! Now, for...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear LuckyJEDI! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music Tour with Silvia and hope to welcome you again some day! It's good to hear that you had an enjoyable time anyways. ;)...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the Sound of Music tour while in Salzburg. Our teens loved it, and the toboggan ride. Our tour guide (Rosemary?) was knowledgeable and friendly. Great experience!

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear CharlotteHills5! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music Tour with Rosa Maria and hope to welcome you again some day! Best regards from Salzburg Jonathan

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great time at the Sound of Mudic and Hallstatt tour. The tour guide, Silvia, was great, she gave us so many details on every part of the tour, and she was very friendly and accomodating. We were around 8 people on the...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear gabrimanc! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music / Hallstatt Tour with Silvia and hope to welcome you again some day! Best regards from Salzburg Jonathan

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked the small-group size of the tour. It was run efficiently and interesting information was shared about the Sound of Music filming and the real Von Trapp family. However, I thought it interesting that some of the Salzburg old town sites were only mentioned...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Pamela Cazes T! Thank you very much for your honest review! The old town in Salzburg is pedestrian area and therefore not accessible for us on our tour. Still we want to give you the opportunity to visit the places by yourself after the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Picked up on time from the hotel, tour guide was very informative,scenery is beautiful had a lovely day out and would recommend this tour and Bobs tours mini bus was clean and in very good condition, even had a sing a long

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear november67! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music / Hallstatt Tour and hope to welcome you again some day! Best regards from Salzburg Jonathan

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our tour of Salzburg and the Sound of Music sites. Tour was at 2pm on a Monday and they requested we arrive at 1:45. We arrived at 1:30 but struggled to find parking. My husband dropped me and the two kids (3.5 and...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Dear MaggieT422! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music Tour with Luke! Please let me add that I did not intend to put you under stress concerning the starting time. As I...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve just got back from the combined Sound of Music and Hallstatt tour. Superb! Alwyn (Al) was an informative and knowledgeable guide, providing a diverse range of insight into the local area. He picked me up, and the drop off was the Mirabell Gardens, so...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Dear gypsyheart75! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music / Hallstatt Tour with Al and hope to welcome you again some day! Unfortunately we always have to calculate a little bit more...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

My daughter and I went on the Sound of Music Tour. Silvia was very informative and lively. We really enjoyed the smaller group and personalized attention. We got to try a restaurant we would have never otherwise discovered. We also got to try a summer...More

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Jonathan K, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Bob's Special Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear g0fisch! Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Sound of Music Tour with Silvia and hope to welcome you again some day! Best regards from Salzburg Jonathan

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Yen2525
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Dear Yen! For inquiries about availability please write us an email to office@bobstours(.)com. Thank you and best regards from Salzburg Jonathan
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Dear diwi66! Thank you very much for your question! Unfortunately our Sound of Music / Hallstatt Tour does not allow to visit the salt mines in Hallstatt timewise. During this tour you will have about 2 hours stay in... More
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always tip your guide if they are good. . they don't earn very much, and they are always so knowledgeable!
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