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Due to gas works, most restaurants and shops seem to be closed at the time of visiting. Oct. 2018... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Luxecarol
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Sydney, Australia
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I just loved Salzburg and the Steingasse was a highlight - beautiful buildings and wonderful mix of... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Jane F
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Melbourne, Australia
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Picturesque section of old Salzburg, the street a relic of Roman times, was once a center for tradesmen. Today it has become a refined area of stylish small bars, book and wine stores.
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Steingasse und Giselakal, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 13 April 2013

Walking through the tiny and narrow streets of Steingasse is sure like a trip back to the past... I liked it so much that i went there every single day i spent in Salzburg to just wander around the street, looking at the pubs, stores...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Due to gas works, most restaurants and shops seem to be closed at the time of visiting. Oct. 2018. Still worthwhile checking out the street where the song Silent Night was written. I understand the street was once upon a time a trade route.

Thank Luxecarol
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I just loved Salzburg and the Steingasse was a highlight - beautiful buildings and wonderful mix of the old and new. A good mix of all the "usual" shops plus enough local shops to add a bit of flavour and interest.

Thank Jane F
Reviewed 8 September 2018

There is a lot to see and do in town. This street should be part of the town walk to take in the spirit of the town.

Thank NinaW2000
Reviewed 30 August 2018

worth wandering along and window shopping, nice place jsut to relax and get away from the traffic does tend to get very busy so go early or late afternoon if you are really looking to buy

Thank swift314
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The Steingasse is Salzburg's central point for the ultimate shopping experience in a very nostalgic setting. Whether you are looking for a souvenir or something more substantial, you will find it there.

Thank tloth
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We were in Salzburg for five days and walked all over those streets both in the day time and at night. We never tired of looking in the shop windows and just enjoying the atmosphere. You can feel the history of the place just walking...More

Thank AmandaOldRog
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We strolled along its full length on an evening close to sunset. The light was lovely on the narrow laneway. emphasising the distinctive and varied facades. Knowing that it was once the main artery in and out of the city, to adjacent lands and Italy,...More

Thank permia
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This is one of Salzburg's many charming streets. It is full of charming buildings and interesting architecture.

Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed 23 March 2018

You can see the old buildings and a house where some musician was born, but not Mozart, he lived on different address wiith his father. This guy was someone else, he composed the holly night.

Thank nomadec2
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Nice narrow street with some medieval buildings but no great shakes, cant compare with streets in Strasbourg or Paris. Don't go out of you way yo see this street, stick to the Getreidegasse which is much more nteresting.

Thank LewBowers
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