Welcome to Werfen - Holidays in the heart of the province of Salzburg!

The historic village of Werfen lies in the Salzburg region, embedded in a wild romantic mountain landscape between Hochkönig, Tennengebirge and Hagengebirge mountain range. The "Eisriesenwelt" is a world-famous sight - it is the world´s largest ice cave. Or visit the impressive castle of Hohenwerfen which offers guided tours and birds of prey shows and the 1st falcon´s museum. Werfen is well known for its culinary delights. Traditional inns and knight´s meals, gourmet dinners - everything you could possibly desire - try the Restaurant Obauer which has won several prizes or one of the other inns here in Werfen.
Werfen is wonderful for hiking and due to its central location ...

... you can reach the numerous sights and outing destinations in very short time.

Budget accommodation available!

The world's largest ice cave is the famous landmark of Werfen and the Hohenwerfen adventure castle are popular outing destinations.

The "Eisriesenwelt Werfen" ice cave is open from May 01 - approx. Oct 26. The adventure castle is open from Mar 21 - Nov 02, 2008.

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Arrival & Address

From the north: via the Tauernautobahn motorway A10, exit Paß Lueg or Werfen;
From the south: motorway exit Pfarrwerfen/Werfen; from here approx. 2km to the center of Werfen.
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Werfen train station (some fast trains also stop here); Tenneck bus stop, Pfarrwerfen bus stop, IC/EC train station Bischofshofen (approx. 6 km)
Salzburg airport (45km), flights already from EUR 19,90 including taxes. Taxi transfer from the airport to Werfen approx. EUR 70 (up to 8 persons), phone Taxi Seiwald: ph 06468-5381.
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Any questions? Please call us!
+43 512 5351 553

Daily from 8 am - 10 pm
Tourismusverband Werfen
Markt 24
5450 Werfen, Austria
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