Glacier, Mountain, Lake The Unique Trio of the Zell am See-Kaprun Holiday Region
The breathtaking view of Lake Zell, the majestic Schmittenhöhe mountain, and the towering Kitzsteinhorn glacier, reaching heights of over 3,000 meters, exemplify the extraordinary charm that set the Zell am See-Kaprun region apart from others.
What makes Zell am See-Kaprun truly unique is not just the wide range of possibilities it offers, but also the seamless connections between them, allowing guests and visitors to enjoy a diverse array of experiences in a remarkably efficient manner. Once you have the chance to explore our leisure and adventure-filled region, you'll understand how well Zell am See-Kaprun strikes a balance between the excitement of events and conferences and the tranquility it provides.
Lake Zell - 4.55 km² of Pure Enjoyment
Just a short stroll from the FPCC, you'll discover the picturesque shores of Lake Zell. Once there, a wide range of leisure activities and water sports await you, almost year-round. Immerse yourself in the pristine, drinkable water of Lake Zell, or embark on a sailing or stand-up paddling adventure to effortlessly explore the expansive lake. For a truly awe-inspiring experience, hop on one of the Schmittenhöhe excursion ships and marvel at the breathtaking views of the entire region and the majestic Hohe Tauern mountains.
Schmittenhöhe - Scenic Vistas of 30 Peaks Over 3,000 Meters
Whether it's summer or winter, Zell am See’s local mountain, Schmittenhöhe, is worth a visit. The Schmittenhöhe ski area is renowned worldwide, and the iconic Schmittenhöhe cable car was the first in the Salzburg region. During the summer, the Schmitten offers excellent opportunities for hiking, leisurely walks, and breathtaking views of the town, the lake, and up to 30 peaks above 3,000 meters in the Hohe Tauern National Park. Don't forget to stop by one of the environmentally certified mountain huts to savor the culinary delights of the Zell am See-Kaprun region.
Kitzsteinhorn - the Top of Salzburg at 3,029 Meters
The Kitzsteinhorn glacier in Kaprun is a must-visit destination that offers something for everyone year-round. In addition to the National Park Gallery and Salzburg's highest viewing platform, "the
glacier" also impresses in the summer with fantastic hikes through up to four vegetation zones, and unforgettable guided tours to the summit at 3,029 meters. From October to May, Kitzsteinhorn guarantees superb snow conditions, catering to skiers and snowboarders of all levels. With its challenging slopes, incredible snow parks, and ideal conditions for freeriding and ski touring, it's a paradise for winter sports enthusiasts.