Holidays in Kuchl near Salzburg
Enjoyable, active vacations in Kuchl
Kuchl in Salzburger Land successfully combines an idyllic country lifestyle with its convenient location close to Salzburg City of Mozart. Spend your vacation days leisurely hiking, mountain climbing (requires alpine experience) on the Höhen Göll or relax at the lake Bürgerau.
Active, cultural, enjoyable and entertaining. And just 20 kilometers from the City of Mozart, making Kuchl ideal for a daytrip and can be reached free of charge by train or bus with your guest card.
Marvel at the glorious countryside, sincere hospitality and an array of culinary delights, and begin your discovery tours of the Tennengau Region right here as well.
Outdoor exercise at the foot of the Hoher Göll
Surrounded by such magnificent mountain scenery, outdoor activity has never been so much fun for the whole family. Kuchl is located in the heart of the Tennengau Salzach Valley, surrounded by lush alpine meadows – always under the watchful eye of the mighty Hoher Göll, probably the most beautiful massif in all of the Berchtesgaden Alps. The peaks of the Tennen- and Hagengebirge add the perfect splashes of color to this mountain backdrop.
The ideal setting for excursions through glorious nature that is sure to invigorate and relax you.
Activity programs in Kuchl in Salzburger Land
Throughout the year, you will find a wide selection of recreational activities to add to your vacation experiences. There are no limits to a extensive leisure programme in Kuchl. For the family, for friends, for couples, for active and sporty people or sun worshipper.
- Over 100 marked routes for hiking and nordic Walking
- Cycling along the Tauern cycle path all the way to Salzburg
- Tracks for cyclists and family-friendly cycling routes
- Climbing, alpine climbing and hiking
- Swimming in the lake Bürgerau
- Kneipp therapy area and therapy steps
- Football, tennis, beach volleyball
- River surfing in the Salzach
- Roller skating and skateboard parc including a half pipe
- Calisthenics parcour course
- Mega Flying Fox
- Horse-drawn carriage and sleigh rides
- 2 free cross-country skiing trails
- Challenging ski touring trails
Kuchl near Salzburg: experience rich culture and mouthwatering cuisine
“Wood is life, myth and nature” – this is the motto of Kuchl, a community that has been shaped, literally and figuratively, by wood. In fact, this sustainable natural resource plays an especially important role in Kuchl, including educational institutions such as the Holztechnikum (a higher technical school for the timber industry), the University of Applied Sciences, the Provincial Vocational School and the School for Interior Design Consultancy, where the wood professionals of the future are trained. www.holzgemeinde.at
The Tennengau is also a culinary region, with a number of its delicious specialties produced right here. Top-quality “Tennengau Almkäse” cheeses are made at Bio-Hofkäserei Fürstenhof. Without any use of dyes or preservatives – simply nature in its purest form, of course. The cheeses of Niki Rettenbacher are an aromatic piece of Kuchl.
Experience first-hand how this special cheese is made and earn your very own cheese-making diploma. And of course, you will get to take the cheese you have made with you to enjoy at home!
Tips for your stay in Kuchl
Between all of that culture and great food, Kuchl in SalzburgerLand also gives you plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventures as well. Countless excursion destinations and all kinds of different activities add the finishing touches to your Tennengau vacation.