Holidays in Zell am See - KaprunWater and ice – there is no other place in such close vicinity to both elixirs of life than the Zell am See – Kaprun holiday region. Encircled by mighty peaks you find picture-book lake Zeller See which guarantees endless water fun in summer. As lovely backdrop, you can explore the majestic Kitzsteinhorn glacier reaching up to 3000 meters above sea level – a real heaven for skiers, hikers and alpinists amid Austria's highest mountains. Mountain exploration in summer, ultimate winter sports in the cold season! Or the other way round, since passionate skiing fans can hit the slopes all year round on immaculate glacier slopes in lovely Zell am See – Kaprun.
Black, red, blue – The colors of a ski winterDoorstep skiing on the lovely slopes of the Schmittenhöhe ski area in Zell am See, the region's most popular mountain in summer and winter alike, towering high above emerald green lake Zeller See. On the opposite side of the valley ski aficionados indulge in top-notch winter fun on the splendid ski runs and countless freeride slopes of the huge Kitzsteinhorn ski area. A real paradise for all those in search of challenging terrain, although novice skiers and beginners can choose from a wide range of easy runs, followed by a well-deserved rest stop on one of the quaint mountain huts or inns.
Besides the Porsche-design Schmittenhöhe mountain gondola, scenic Schmittenhöhe boasts no less than nine black ski runs for experts. Families get together on the Maiskogel ski mountain offering endless sunshine and varied terrain. Right in the village center of Kaprun there is another child-friendly ski area right at the heart of the Zell am See winter sport region. Memorable holidays in the snow!