This Convent is well worth the time to visit and reflect. It is truely historic, like the rest of this area of the city.
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Beautiful, beautiful convent and church. My husband and I went out on a walk during an afternoon in Salzburg and found ourselves walking up quite a few steps! Jokingly, we kept telling each other that the view from the top had better be worth it!...More
As a fan of The Sound of Music, I had to make the hike up to find the famed abbey of Maria von Trapp. The area you can visit is small because it is an active convent, but you are allowed to go inside the...More
It is quite a hike from the Old City. However, once you reach the convent you will be glad you made the journey. The view is amazing and it is so quiet, peaceful. The convent is a little small compared to others, but learning about...More
Very peaceful and serene place with so much history. I am so glad I walked the long steps up the hill to find this place it was amazing.
You have to walk up a very very steep hill or what seems like a million steps, just take your pick. The abbey is private but you can go in the church. This is the actual church that Maria von trapp got married in and...More
We visited during our bicycle tour (Fr. Maria's bicycle tour - we also recommend this!). It is still a working convent, so silence is appreciated. The views from here are beautiful. The abbey is very reverent.