Puch – your holiday in Salzburg

Central, near the city, in the mountains!

Be our guest in Puch bei Salzburg, enjoy how close we are to Salzburg and discover the many sightseeing attractions in the Tennengau region. Barely 9 km south of “City of Mozart” Salzburg, Puch is central yet peaceful, out in the countryside. Surrounded by mountains and deep-green forests, Puch – including the villages of St. Jakob am Thurn, Urstein and Hinterwiestal – invites you to take a deep breath and relax.

Better still: The excursion opportunities are virtually unlimited. Hikes to alpine huts, mountain wellness, bike rides into the city, delicious regional products, or skiing with the whole family. Summer and winter, Puch always captivates holiday visitors.

Your Puch holiday advantages:

NEAR THE CITY – the highlights of Salzburg, city of Mozart, are just 9 km away, easy to reach by public transport, car or bike.

♥ CENTRAL LOCATION IN AUSTRIA – thanks to practical autobahn exits in the heart of Salzburg and two stations for the suburban railway, your excursion opportunities are virtually limitless.

♥ FREE BY BUS & TRAIN - all guests in Puch travel through Tennengau and Salzburg City for free thanks to the TennengauPLUS Card.

♥ FREE (E)BIKE – stay 3 nights and receive free 24 h (e)bike rental from a local bike center

Sunrise over Puch near Salzburg

You can enjoy how beautiful it is in Puch near Salzburg in the video of the sunrise over Puch Urstein. The Salzburg mountains are uniquely reflected in the Salzach early in the morning and the city of Salzburg really seems to be within your grasp! The Untersberg and the Barmsteine ​​glow in the morning sun and there are unique insights into the hidden Urstein Castle next to the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences. Click on the video and enjoy the beauty of Puch near Salzburg in the Tennengau Salzachtal.

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“Grias Di!” – welcome to Puch bei Salzburg!

In Puch, people welcome you with a sincere "Grias Di"! Get to know this part of the world & its people as you spend your next vacation with us in Puch bei Salzburg. Enjoy the central location, setting out from Puch on excursions through Salzburger Land!

News from the Puch Magazine

Skiing in Salzburg & surroundings
Skiing in Salzburg & surroundings
by Barbara / 13. Januar 2022
Due to the central location of Puch, you can reach the top ski areas and many small ski arenas in Salzburg and Berchtesgaden in less than 15 minutes by car. Read on and see a list of the top 13 ski regions around Puch bei Salzburg.
Annual review in pictures
Annual review in pictures
by Barbara / 30. Dezember 2021
New Year's Eve is just around the corner, the perfect time to look back over the year! Month after month I show you my picture highlights from thousands of pictures that I took in Puch & the surrounding area in 2021.
Smoking in Advent with recipe ideas
Smoking in Advent with recipe ideas
by Silja / 16. Dezember 2021
There is a lot of smoking around Christmas time and around the turn of the year. The old tradition, which never completely disappeared in our region and has always been cultivated, is now enjoying increasing popularity again among many. Silja Parke tells about the customs in Advent, smoking in the dark nights and gives tips on smoking. She has also put together a few recipe ideas for you to try out yourself at home as inspiration.
Mask carver: visiting Rettei masks
Mask carver: visiting Rettei masks
by Barbara / 02. Dezember 2021
Andreas Rettenbacher is a passionate mask carver. I visited him in his workshop in Puch, took a lot of photos of his masks for you and learned a lot about Krampus and Perchten usage in Salzburg.
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Special holiday moments in Salzburg

Whether nature lover, city explorer or gourmet – Puch is the perfect place for you! During your holiday, you will experience our authenticity and special brand of Salzburg charm. Honest hospitality, living traditions, regional delicacies and wonderful natural oases await you here in Puch. Due to our central location in Austria and near Salzburg City, the excursion opportunities are almost limitless!

Here you will find perfect accommodations for your holiday in Salzburg or browse our brochures to help plan your visit. We look forward to welcoming you to Puch bei Salzburg very soon! Have fun on your discovery journey!