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Kapitelplatz is a market square in the centre of Salzburg, Austria. It is next to the Salzburg Cathedral, and within the Old Town which is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site. To one side of the square is the sculpture of a golden sphere, called Sphaera, with a human figure standing on top, created by sculptor Stephan Balkenhol.

Photos of Kapitelplatz

Kapitelplatz with Salzburg Cathedral and Sphere sculpture
Kapitelplatz with Salzburg Cathedral and Sphere sculpture
Author: Steliyan Kasabov (public domain)

Sphere sculpture by Stephan Balkenhof in Kapitelplatz, Salzburg, Austria
Kapitelplatz with Salzburg Cathedral and Sphere sculpture
Author: Andreas Praefcke (Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported)

Accommodation in Salzburg

For the benefit of free independent travelers, I have put together a page on the inexpensive hotels as well as hostels and guesthouses that offer accommodation in Salzburg. Click on hotels in Salzburg to view.

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Click here also for a full list of hotels in Austria or hotels worldwide. If you prefer budget accommodation in hostels, guesthouses or inns, check out hostels worldwide for budget accommodation providers with online booking.


Local Tours of Austria

Here are some local tours of Austria that you may want to include to your itinerary. These tours are arranged by Viator, one of the most reputable tour agencies in the market.

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