Destination of the month: Salzburg, Austria

A city of culture, Mozart and extraordinary beauty, Salzburg in Austria provides the perfect base for incentive travel. Fall in love with the charms of Salzburg’s Old Town and take your incentive trip beyond the ordinary.

The perfect incentive trip destination due to the huge variety of activities available, the breath-taking setting is a refreshing choice of destination away from the expected. Discover 72 hours in Salzburg and consider you next trip whether it be for corporate or personal reasons. At Villiers, our expert team strives to create a trip that is perfect for you, so that you and your guests take away memories that you will treasure always.

Day 1
Arrive in Salzburg after a short two-hour flight from London. Once you’ve settled into the hotel, be whisked away on a sightseeing walk to get your bearings around Salzburg. On your walk keep your eyes peeled for locations where the Sound of Music was filmed and witness the stunning cathedrals and castles of baroque architecture.

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Salzburg is famous for its spectacular beers, so why not stop for a luncheon at Steigl, the world of brewing. In the afternoon, you will enjoy the beer experience of Steigl exploring the open-air museum spanning 50 square hectares, taking in the stunning landscape at the bottom of the Utersberg mountain and journey on the museum train. After the tour taste, delicious beers accompanies with the brewery’s famous beer crackers.

In the evening, indulge in a delicious dinner at one of the oldest restaurants in town and taste traditional Austrian food. In the evening, perhaps continue onto a few of Salzburg’s famous bars. Ideal for the first evening.

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Day 2
After a spectacular breakfast, a day of adventure awaits as you head off to explore the ice caves and salt minds of Salzburg. Find out about the “white gold” as you journey back in time. Leave your overalls and board the train, you will stop to see the Mirror Lake and beautiful Salt Cathedral that is like nothing else you’ve witnessed before. Stop for a delicious luncheon before taking a luxurious coach to Eagle’s Nest where you can enjoy a refreshing drink overlooking the beautiful landscape of Salzburg. A private coach will take you back to the hotel with plenty of time to relax prior to your gala dinner in the evening.

In the evening, you and your guests will be taken through the charming streets of Salzburg in your own vintage cars. Experience a gala dinner in your very own privately hired palace. Enjoy a delicious three-course dinner with copious amounts of wine and live classical music played in the distance. As Salzburg is the birthplace of Wolfgang Mozart, experience listening to some of his most famous compositions as you dine.

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Day 3
For your final day, experience your very own mini Winter Olympics with a variety of sporting activities enjoyed in the snow-covered mountains and, for a more relaxed winter activity, enjoy dog sledding in the mountains. Villiers offers a variety of mini Winter Olympic incentive trips, including a complete weekend of Olympic activities at an Olympic park in Lillehammer, so do get in touch to discover more details.

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For dates where the weather is too hot to pursue winter activities, experience Salzburg from the skies with a hot air balloon ride overlooking the enchanting city, escorted by your own guide available to point out key sights and architectural marvels in Salzburg. After a final lunch, head back home with amazing memories and stronger relationships than ever before.

For an incentive trip beyond the expected, treat your corporate guests, clients or employees to an unforgettable experience tailored to you. Find out more information on the incentive trip destinations we cover here or, get in touch to plan your next incentive trip with Villiers.