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Kapuzinerberg

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Address: Kapuzinerberg 6, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: +43662 8735630
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Nice walks to escape the crowds in the city

This is a great place to spend a few hours. There are different well marked walking tours. You can really hike into the woods for several kilometres. You don’t need to be a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Antwerp, Belgium

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This is a great place to spend a few hours. There are different well marked walking tours. You can really hike into the woods for several kilometres. You don’t need to be a trained hiker but wear decent shoes. The views at the tops are great.

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Salzburg, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

A beautiful walk up to the Kapuzinen monastry, then to Franziskanerschloss and down to the city. Great view, beautiful nature.

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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Be prepared the hike to the very top is not for the feint hearted, you need to be fairly fit as it it a long way approx 2 klm uphill. Do not stop at the Kloste, it is barely half way up, try and go to the top, you will be amazed

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

It's a steep climb up to the abbey from the new town and you get a goodish view and the church is - well - a church. However continue to walk past the church and you climb and climb ( there are a series of stairs every so often) through stunning woods and are rewarded with some amazing views. If... More 

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Southern CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

I didn't know exactly what was going to happen as I stepped off of a main street through what looked like an alley and ended up hiking about 1.5 kilometers with an elevation climb of almost 650 feet there is a cute inn/pub at the top. The side I climbed up was about a third stairs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The earliest settlements here are supposed to date back to the neolothic period.In present times,this untouched area seemed to have escaped the extensive land development of the other parts of the town & one sees lovely natural beauty maintaining the integrity of the wooded areas with its rich variety of flora & fauna where one finds goats,deer,badgers & martens.Going to... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This relatively short mountain can be used to have a good view of Salzburg. It is quiet a hike. Yet the high view I got from Festunghohensalzburg is better, and you can see Kapuzinerberg as well as a reward.

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The way to walk up is quite steep but a short one to the top. Once you are on the top you can have a very nice view of Salzburg.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

It took us a while to find the stairs leading up to Kapuzinerberg and the hike up was a little strenuous, but it was well worth once up top. Best views of the city by far and it it isn't over run w/ tourists either.

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Salzburg, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

start your trip from the linzer gasse and if you just want a short trip you can go down right at the top. If you have a couple of hours you should walk all the way accross the kapuzinerberg, but be warned, it is rather a hard walk if you are not used to it. At the end there is... More 

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