Destination guide

Travel to scenic Werfen

The area's live music and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Werfen. This scenic and welcoming city entices travellers with its mountain views and parks. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Werfen

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Werfen a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paul Ausserleitner Hill (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • DeinBerg (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Karbachalm Cable Car (6.7 mi / 10.9 km)
  • IKARUS Cable Car (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Blue Tomato Kings Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Aqua Spa and Bath Salza Golling (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Werfen

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Werfen. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Werfen Ice Caves (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Eisriesenwelt Cave (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Golling Falls (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Lammerklamm Gorge (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Berchtesgaden National Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Liechtenstein Gorge (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Werfen

The nearest airport is in Salzburg (SZG-W.A. Mozart), located 22.5 mi (36.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Werfen?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 933 holiday lettings near Werfen. From 118 Houses to 601 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Werfen for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Werfen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Werfen. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hohenwerfen Castle: 1,884 holiday lettings
  • Hochkoenig Mountain: 3,249 holiday lettings
  • Werfen Ice Caves: 1,843 holiday lettings
  • Eisriesenwelt Cave: 1,855 holiday lettings
  • Burg Hohenwerfen: 1,875 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Werfen listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Werfen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 118 Houses in Werfen. Our other popular types of Werfen holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 601 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 69 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Werfen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 148 holiday homes with pool available in Werfen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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