Is capital city of the Austrian province of Salzburg . The town lies on the river Salzach in the foothills of the Alps .
Salzburg , with 200,000 inhabitants is the fourth largest city in Austria and is the natural center of the region . The historic center is on the UNESCO World Heritage List and the city is carefully build a cultural- historical image , especially in connection with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who was born here. The entire Salzburg is really photogenic , hilly landscape is not unknown in the city.
To the southwest of the city , for example, is the legendary Unterberg mountain 1,853 meters high and in the southeast is immediately adjacent to the city again 1,288 m tall Gaisberg .
Salzburg is also survived an enormous amount of interesting monuments and buildings. Monastery of St. Peter ( Stift Sankt Peter ) , Franciscan Church ( Franziskanerkirche ) , Hohensalzburg Fortress , Salzburg Dom ( Salzburg Cathedral ) , Lock Leopoldskron or Mozart's Birthplace. With Mozart's behalf related to some other buildings and places. Salzburg is betting that many literally be issued after Mozart's footsteps and to know the city and its attractions.
Salzburg is certainly an interesting city that can offer a lot. It is one of the most beautiful towns in Austria , which definitely will not regret visiting .