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

Carrera WORLD in Puch
Carrera WORLD in Puch
by Barbara / 21. September 2022
Do you know the car racing manufacturer CARRERA? Read on and find out everything about the world-famous brand and its new world of adventure in Salzburg with us in Puch Urstein!
Countess Wurmbrand & Her Way
Countess Wurmbrand & Her Way
by Barbara / 25. August 2022
On 30.7.2022 the "Ceremonial Inauguration of the Countess-Wurmbrand-Way" took place in St. Jakob am Thurn. Read on and learn why, who and what exactly was celebrated and get more info about the unique history of the castle tower in St. Jakob am Thurn!
5 recipes for grilling from nature
5 recipes for grilling from nature
by Silja / 11. August 2022
Read on and get my five simple recipe ideas for the "Wild Grill Delight"! From fruity fresh to crunchy wild, there's sure to be something for every palate.
Jakobikirtag and the rifleman
Jakobikirtag and the rifleman's dance
by Barbara / 28. Juli 2022
The Jakobischützen zu St. Jakob am Thurn invite annually on the last Sunday in July to the traditional Jakobikirtag with festive mass, procession, early pint in the festival tent and historical Schützenentanz. Read on and learn more about the festival in Puch!
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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!