Anyone who enjoys activities and is looking for that special experience on their time off throughout the year needs a region that offers the full package of activity holidays and a diverse leisure programme in summer as well as in winter. Zell am See-Kaprun is such region.
On numerous hiking and climbing trails, you will comfortably discover the average heights or dare to reach the summit regions around Zell am See while being accompanied by a mountain guide. The lake Zell offers the finest of water sports, which incidentally, serves as a drinking water reservoir due to its excellent quality. Summer vacation between mountain and lake, fun and sport for the whole family and numerous attractive destinations - this is your summer vacation time in Zell am See in Salzburg, Austria.
The winter presents itself at the skiing and snowboarding paradise of Zell am See in a fabulous manner with a lot of snow and sunshine. From your holiday home, the AlpenParks Residence Areitbahn Zell am See, you quickly reach the surrounding mountains, where a total of 138 slopes, snow parks and more than 200 km cross-country skiing trails are available for unlimited winter sports pleasure. Rental of skis and ski buses provide for the comfort all time around, and in the ski huts and après-ski is at any case, a Bavarian jamboree hut is advised.
The holiday resort of Zell am See is an ideal starting point for many excursions. Discover ancient castles, enchanting gorges, medieval villages and much more either as a pair or jointly with your children during your holiday in Austria.
Distance 7.5 km
Great old military fortress from the 12th Century; 23rd and 24th July 2011 - Medieval castle festival with more than 400 participants and cultural events.
Distance Fusch 12.9 km
The adventurous journey begins in Fusch up into the world of high mountains of Grossglockner. At 2,369 m above sea level, you reach the Franz-Josef heights with spectacular views of the Grossglockner, Pasterze and Johannesberg. Interesting visitor centre, particularly suitable for children.
Distance Taxenbach 17.6 km
In Taxenbach, at the entrance to the Rauriser valley, you start your hike through the mystical Kitzlochklamm, that was formed by the Rauriser river. Stalactite caves, hermitage.
Distance 40.2 km
The deepest gorge of the Austrian Alps beckons with wild water tunnel passageways and galleries. On a narrow path and stairs and bridges, it leads through the gorge to the waterfall. Sometimes the sky over their heads seems to be only a narrow blue stripe! Spectacular excursion program, including children.
Distance 56.1 km
Ancient fortress from the 11th Century with a raptor show worth seeing. Beautiful mountain views, children's tours. In the summer castle festivals, tours and mediaeval evening meals.
Distance 56 km
Discover the largest ice cave in the world! With the funicular goes up there and then with a guide through the hidden fairy-tale world of ice. For children over 5 years. Please pay attention to your steps.
Distance 53.6 km
The fifth highest waterfalls of the earth and the highest in Europe. Hiking along the waterfalls. Water wonder world: Interactive water world, especially for children, at the foot of the waterfalls.
Distance Bad Hofgastein 40 km
Beautiful hiking area, fantastic alternative program: the heat of the rock and the Alpine spa experience with children's worlds, slides and a separate recreation and resting areas for adults. Bad Gastein: remarkable architecture and unique location of the place along the banks of the Gasteiner river.
Distance 97 km
Salzburg's old town is a "must" in your holiday in Austria. Churches, monasteries and the Fortress of Hohensalzburg dominate the cityscape. Premium cultural offer: museums, concerts, theatre and cabaret. Tip: Hellbrunn Palace with water games and the zoo.