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Address: Kapuzinerberg 6, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: +43662 8735630
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A great spot for hiking lovers

Okay, if you don't like hiking forget it! But if you enjoy mountaineering and trekking, this is an incredible spot. Right in the middle of this city is a solid 30 minutes upward... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Okay, if you don't like hiking forget it! But if you enjoy mountaineering and trekking, this is an incredible spot. Right in the middle of this city is a solid 30 minutes upward hike with several viewpoints over the city, in a delightful forest. Making this an unusual atmosphere is the contrast between the feeling of a mountain hike and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

We were walking around the back streets and came across this steep walkway. We decided to follow it not having any idea where it led to. It was a fairly streaky uphill grade to the top. We had great views along the way of the city at different levels. We didn't know what the large building at the top was,... More 

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Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I wasn't exactly in the best of health when I started this particular European trip. Even though the days before getting to Salzburg were full of long walks, they were on level ground in cities. It didn't look that daunting on my Google Maps app, but ten minutes into it, I realized that I wasn't exactly prepared for an impromptu... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Perfect view onto the city. Make sure to go up there at least once. Note that there is no elevator and you have to take the stairs. Aufenthalt April 2015

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

It is worth to climb up to the hill, you have a breathtaking view from various points. You can admire the old town, the fortress and the surrounding mountains.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We walked up the hill, and I huffed and puffed up. The views were spectacular. There was still some snow on the ground and covering the alps, off into the distance, which was incredibly picturesque. We marvelled at the views for about half an hour.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My wife and I decided to run up the steps and trails of Kapuzinerberg on our last day in Salzburg and we are so glad we did. If you are in relatively good shape, it is well worth the views. You will not find a better view of Hohensalzburg anywhere. In fact, at one outlook you are higher than the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The steep climb up Kapuzinerberg is highly recommended. If you're staying in the old city of Salzburg, cross the river Salzach and walk up Steingasse to St John's Church on the Imberg and then up to the Capuchin Monastery. There is a lookout near the monastery from which there are wonderful views back across to Salzburg itself and to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

come here with the darkness and breathe the magic of Salzburg. Probably the better view because you can see old city and castle all together.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This is an absolute lovely place to walk up too. We went up only 1/4 the Kapuzinerberg. And there is a chapel with a view point. Not many people go up here because of the steep climb. But in 15 mins you will reach 1/4 the way up and get a stunning view of salzburg's old town. Its on the... More 

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