About sight: Hohensalzburg

The castle is on the Mönchsberg Mountain, 120 meters above the Old Town of Salzburg. The first citadel was built in 1077, but there remained noth-ing of it but foundation. Today buildings date from 16th century. With area of ap-proximately 30 000 m2, Hohensalzburg is actually one of the biggest medieval castles in Europe. One of its main buildings is the Archbishop's Palace with the Golden Hall. There kept the famous organ called «Salzburg Bull» in the palace. As well, you should look around the Nonnberg Nunnery and Castle Museum. You can ascend to the castle either by funicular or on foot.

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