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Hellbrunn Castle

Fuerstenweg 37 | Hellbrun, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 820372
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“trick fountains” (337 reviews)
“water fountains” (58 reviews)
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Fuerstenweg 37 | Hellbrun, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped here on the way to Salzburg and sang a song from The Sound of Music in front of the gazebo that was used during the filming of the movie. Luscious gardens. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Thank Pat A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good palace and amazing trick fountains. In palace you get audio guide to visir various rooms. There is unicorn as well Trick fountains you’ll not find anywhere in the world. Amazing. That also desgiened in that time is surprising. There are only 45 min guided...More

Thank Tushtechy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used our Salzburg card to catch the bus & gain free entrance to this lovely palace. We arrived just in time to go straight on a tour of the water fountain gardens. Our guide who took us round was very entertaining & funny. We...More

Thank ejh71
Reviewed 1 week ago

*) From Salzburg Hbf (Südtiroler Platz) you can take Bus #25 which takes you to Hellbrunn Castle (Schloss Hellbrun) *) Free with Salzburg Card. Audioguide tour through the palace – Guided tour through the trick fountains *) There is nothing much in the palace, but...More

Thank PurnimaJain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hellbrunn Palace was an excellent place to visit. We cycled there from the centre of Salzburg and had a lovely day. This is where the gazebo from The Sound of Music is kept so is a great photo opportunity. The cafe on site also has...More

Thank KevFarrell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I were on a Viking River Cruise and one of the stops on our tour was stopping by to see the Hellbrunn Castle. It was an interesting place to visit. It had these trick fountains that were cute. It also had the...More

Thank cwillini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took public transport which was fast and easy for us to get us a little bit outside of town. But the castle was beautiful and had a great time in the trick gardens. Great history and enjoyable time. Walk the grounds! The pavilion from...More

1  Thank Wes M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We added this sightseeing stop in only because we were nearby and had some time. Turns out it was very worth it - mostly to experience the trick fountains. The fountain tour is a separate ticket that meets outside the main castle and tours the...More

1  Thank carole212
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Trick Fountains did not disappoint! And our guide had a great sense of humor. Since it was raining outside it didn't matter too much that we got a little wet from the show. There's a nice museum display inside the castle as well. We...More

1  Thank Melinda B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Castle is outside of Salzburg. It can be reached by bus (line 170) but we chose to go by car as they have a large parking area which is pretty cheap. The grounds and the gardens are really beautiful and carefully maintained, the staff...More

2  Thank anamariaf508
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daffystjob
18 May 2017|
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Response from mearsfamily | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around the park and see the grounds but not the fountains. It's not very big but worth a quick look. If you do the fountains watch out for the nasty guide who likes to get your cameras wet and get you wet on a... More
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mearsfamily
17 April 2017|
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Response from Natalie T |
I was soaked today - it was cold and I had an unpleasant afternoon in wet clothes. Idiot guide I politely asked him to let me get through without getting wet. He said No. be careful people although the water features are... More
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Pooja B
12 April 2017|
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Response from lmoreau | Reviewed this property |
I'd plan for 30-40 minutes for the actual tour, but you will probably want to walk the grounds a little as well as they are quite lovely. I would highly recommend going at dusk - lit up the fountains and statuary are really... More
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