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Nice fountain in old town

its a beautiful fountain located in old town and is crowed during the evening with a lot of local... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Coimbatore, India

Interesting plaza with a fountain and surrounded by classic Salzberg buildings and, in summer 2018... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Martin T
Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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Residenzplatz, Salzburg, Austria
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Reviewed 7 December 2013

Do you remember the scene from the movie when Maria is singing "I have confidence in me" after leaving the convent? This is the beautiful Baroque fountain where she splashes water near the statue of the horse's head. It's the most popular square and is...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Under normal circumstances this would have been a great square. The town is relaying some of the cobblestones. Actually a lot of work all over.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This city square is literally wide and the water fountain in the middle and the Salzburg Cathedral are its prominent landmarks. Horse-drawn carriages are everywhere here. It is nice to sit around here and enjoy watching other people as they pass by.

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

its a beautiful fountain located in old town and is crowed during the evening with a lot of local coming

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Erected in the middle of Residenzplatz, the fountain was built in baroque style and was made of Untersberger Marmor. The water is ejecting upwards by a Triton statue. Residenzbrunnen is a wonderful and beautiful fountain calming me down a lot when standing in front of...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Interesting plaza with a fountain and surrounded by classic Salzberg buildings and, in summer 2018, an artwork of a man standing on a very large golden ball.

Thank Martin T
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is another nice location in Salzburg. It is very much a historical area with lot of tourist. Go early or before the evening.

Thank OZS969
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Another interesting historical site which is notable for its really nice Baroch fountain in the square

Thank Narziss
Reviewed 30 August 2018

go early or late in teh day for the best photo opportunities as it gets very very busy with tourists and does spoil the whole essence of the place

Thank swift314
Reviewed 16 August 2018

it is beautiful, we liked it a lot; better to go early in the morning to avoid the crowds; we recommand it

Thank Alina H
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Area was under construction while we were there so not many tourist! Maybe that is a good thing! Very nice fountain!

Thank TexasDadWaco
Reviewed 20 July 2018

if you stroll through Salzburg you can t miss the Residenzbrunnen the fountain is in barock style and was erected in the 17th century by order of the arch bishop Thun these horses storming out of the water are really extraordinary

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