Information on Pfarrwerfen

This article gives some facts and figures on Pfarrwerfen, a municipality in the State of Salzburg, Austria. The first section contains some basic information on population, location and website. In our main article on the community, you will learn more about history, sightseeing attractions and things to do. For a short overview on why you might want to go there as a tourist, the second part of this article highlights the main things to do and see - in a way, the "main selling points" of the place and its wider area.

Facts & Figures: Pfarrwerfen

Administrative district: St. Johann im Pongau (JO)
Total land surface: 38,2 square kilometres
Coordinates: 47 27' N, 13 12' O47.45833333333313.205555555556545
Coordinates: 47 27' 30? N, 13 12' 20? O
Altitude: 545 metres
Total population: 2.232
Population density: 58 residents per square kilometre
Postal area code (ZIP): 5452
Municipality identification code: 5 04 16
Contact details municipial administration:
Gemeindeverwaltung von Pfarrwerfen
Dorfwerfen 4
5452 Pfarrwerfen
Official municipial website:

Things to Do in Pfarrwerfen

Pfarrwerfen is centrally located in the Pongau at the base of the Salzachtal Valley. It is good for hiking and cycling; during winter, it offers reasonably good access to the many skiing ressorts of the Pongau. It is less touristy than other Pongau towns, though. Nearby Werfen offers some sights.


Overview on all Municipalities of Salzburg Province
Official Website of Salzburg Province tourist information service

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