Gnigl is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood known for being economical and offering ample choices for restaurants and bars. Many visitors come for its beautiful outdoor settings, especially the mountains. Hotels in Gnigl provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Salzburg area.
Sightseeing around Gnigl
The area's storied past is told through its monuments and historic sites, while the museums provide some cultural flavor. Attractions like Odeion Kulturforum Theater, Panorama Museum, and Salzburg Museum highlight the local culture. Monuments like St. Sebastian's Church, Kapuzinerberg Monastery, and St.Johannes am Imberg Church are well regarded. Learn about the local history at Neuhaus Castle, Domplatz Square, and Kapitelplatz Square. Be sure to get some family photos at Mirabell Gardens, Salzburg Zoo, and Hochseilpark Teufelsgraben High Ropes Park.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Kapuzinerberg Hill, Mount Nockstein, and Waldbad Park. Explore nature at Untersberg Cable Car, Berchtesgaden Salt Mines, and Alpine Beach. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Volksgarten Swimming Pool, Aya Bad Swimming Pools, or Getreidegasse.
Some of the area's most popular sights are Mirabell Palace and Gardens, Salzburg Cathedral, and Fortress Hohensalzburg. Mozarteum University of Salzburg, Holy Trinity Church, and Nonnberg Abbey are other must-sees.
Getting around Gnigl
The Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart) airport is 4 miles (6.4 km) from Gnigl.