Region

Glacier, mountains, lake – The region of alpine sights

Zell am See-Kaprun is one of the most multifaceted year-round holiday destinations right in the heart of Austria. There is no other region in the Alps that offers so many spectacular places of excursions and alpine sights located this close together. Mighty mountains, mellow pastures, the Lake Zell as well as the eternal ice of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier and the untamed forces of nature of the national park Hohe Tauern unfold their very special charm in every season. On 365 days of the year the region offers diversified activities, entertaining family fun, quiet brooks as well as culinary and cultural discoveries.

Further information can be found at www.zellamsee-kaprun.at.

 

Summer in Zell am See - Kaprun

The combination of glacier, mountains and lake makes the region Zell am See-Kaprun in the Salzburger Land absolutely unique. Nowhere else the most beautiful features of Austria are situated as closely together as in Zell am See-Kaprun. The interaction of this alpine landscape offers sports persons, families and people looking for relaxation a diversified choice of activities and adventures right in front of their doorsteps: hiking and biking on the Kitzsteinhorn, the Schmittenhöhe or the Maiskogel, water sports in and on the crystal clear Lake Zell, paragliding with a view to the 3,000-meter peaks of Hohe Tauern or a round on one of the most beautiful golf course in the alps.

Winter in Zell am See - Kaprun

Winter in Zell am See-Kaprun ranges from the eternal ice of more than 3,000 meters high Kitzsteinhorn to the shores of frozen Lake Zell. In this dream-like setting is the whole range of winter sports at home. In three varied ski areas, the Kitzsteinhorn, the Schmittenhöhebahn and the Maiskogelbahn, come experts and connoisseurs, families and beginners to ride. But even for those who are looking away from the slopes, the snow experience, the region offers a variety of winter sports activities: from gentle cross-country skiing, hiking and snowshoe tours through snowy winter landscapes through rapid tobogganing to ice sports on the natural ice surface of Lake Zell.