Dinner & Fortress Concert

Culinary and musical delights high above the city's rooftops - more than just a concert!

A unique and unmistakable highlight is the dinner in the Panorama Restaurant on the Fortress Hohensalzburg. High above the rooftops of the city, the evening begins with a pre-set 3-course meal in the most beautiful facilities the restaurant has to offer. The breathtaking view of the city of Salzburg where Mozart was born and the beauty of the landscape, surrounded by majestic mountains, truly are very special indeed. When the weather allows it, those who have purchased the VIP-Dinner & Concert package even have their dinner served by the panoramic terrace, guaranteeing another special highlight. And thus, your romantic evening is complete.

Our special service for you:
Individual tables at the dinner in the Panorama Fortress Restaurant!
(except 24th Dec. (Gala Dinner & Christmas Concert), 25th Dec. (Christmas Matinee & Lunch) & 31st Dec.)
Your table allocation is carried out respectively after the number of booked persons.

After the dinner, the Mozart - Strauss concert, which takes place in the historic and magnificent state rooms on the fortress, constitutes the musical climax in the Salzburg Fortress Concert series.

Category 1 – numbered seats rows 1-6 (row 1-7 Castle Hall / Arms Hall)
Category 2
– unnumbered seats from row 7 (from row 8 Castle Hall / Arms Hall)

Starting times:
Dinner                                                                                                                   Concert
6:00 pm    January, February, March, April                                                          8:00 pm
6:30 pm    May, June, July, August                                                                        8:30 pm
6:00 pm    September, October, November, December                                      8:00 pm

24.12. Lunch (1:00 pm) & Christmas Concert (03:00 pm)
25.12. Christmas Matinee (11:00 am) & Lunch (12:00 pm)

DINNER (Category 1/Category 2)
- Mini bread rolls with two different spreads
- Creamy tomato soup with cream topping
- Chicken breast stuffed with spinach on a rich rosemary sauce, noodles and mixed vegetables
Fillet of fish on a herbal sauce, parsley potatoes and vegetables
Vegetable strudel on a pumpkin-ginger sauce and herbed potatoes
- "Mozart dessert variation"

In the price included (Dinner & Fortress Concert Cat. 1 / Cat.2):
- Fortress Railway ascent & descent
- Dinner (excl. drinks)
- Fortress Concert

Free ascent with the funicular to the fortress is possible at least 30 minutes before dinner / christmas matinee!

- Mini bread rolls
with two different spreads
- Creamy herbal soup with croutons
- Pikeperch, fillet of salmon and prawn with saffron noodles and vegetables
Medallions of veal on a rich cognac sauce served with potato gratin and vegetables
Vegetable strudel on a pumpkin-ginger sauce and herbed potatoes
- "Mozart dessert variation"

In the price included (VIP Dinner & Fortress Concert):
- Fortress Railway ascent & descent
- VIP Dinner (excl. drinks)
- Fortress Concert
- Evening-program booklet & 1 glass of sparkling wine during concert break

Free ascent with the funicular at least 30 minutes before the start of dinner possible!

3rd January to 25th November & 24th December

Extract from the programme:
W.A.MOZART: Piano quartette
J. HAYDN: Emperor Quartet
J. HAYDN: Piano concert
W.A.MOZART: Clarinet Quintet
F.SCHUBERT: Trout quintette
A.DVORAK: Waltzes
J.STRAUSS: Waltzes, polka
and more

1st May to 31st October (Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
25th - 30th December & 1st - 2nd January (daily)


Taking place in the most magnificent room in the city - the Golden Hall in the 900 year-old Fortress Hohensalzburg - the "Mozart - Strauss Orchestra Concerts" are unique to Salzburg. The Mozart Chamber Orchestra of Salzburg is a highly professional and internationally sought-after chamber orchestra and plays in a line-up which regularly shifts in size. Deeply steeped in tradition, it predominantly performs the musical treasures of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Johann Strauss.

Extract from the programme:
W. A. MOZART: Symphony KV 136, KV 137, KV 138
W. A. MOZART: Piano concert
J. HAYDN: Piano concert
J.S. BACH: Concert for 2 violins
J. STRAUSS: Waltzes, polka
and more

29th November to 23rd December

The Salzburg Advent Ensemble, which achieves perfect harmony through its combining of bowed instruments with string music, treats you to musical treasures during the Advent season. Beloved works from W.A. Mozart as well as traditional Advent music from the countryside of Salzburg are performed together. The unique, impressive Advent Concerts take place in the historic surroundings of the Arms Hall or Castle Hall on Salzburg fortress.

Extract from the programme:
W.A.MOZART: Salzburg Symphony
J.HAYDN: Serenade
J.S.BACH: Concerto for 2 Violins and Strings

W.A:MOZART: Cassation
Advent music from the countryside of Salzburg

Notice: The concert hall (only Golden hall) unfortunately does not provide disabled access for people with limited mobility.

Golden Hall (12.04.-31.10.2018)
Arms Hall (02.01.-11.04.2018 & 10.11.-25.11.2018)
Arms Hall/Castle Hall (29.11.- 30.12.2018)


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