Destination guide

Travel to beautiful Werfen

The area's live music and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Werfen. This scenic and welcoming city entices travelers with its mountain views and parks. With a vacation 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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Werfen a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation in Werfen. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Werfen

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

Where to stay around Werfen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 951 vacation rentals near Werfen. From 103 Houses to 610 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Werfen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Werfen?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Werfen:

  • Königssee: 99 vacation rentals
  • Pidingerau: 55 vacation rentals
  • City Centre Salzburg: 64 vacation rentals
  • Eck: 177 vacation rentals
  • Unterschönau: 233 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Werfen?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Werfen. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hohenwerfen Castle: 1,766 vacation rentals
  • Werfen Ice Caves: 1,885 vacation rentals
  • Eisriesenwelt Cave: 1,903 vacation rentals
  • Hochkoenig Mountain: 3,297 vacation rentals
  • Salzburger Landestheater: 623 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Werfen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 103 Houses in Werfen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Werfen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 610 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 71 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Werfen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 156 vacation rentals with pool available in Werfen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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