Holiday in Salzburg

Summer activities
in the Zell am See-Kaprun region

Mountains, lakes and more - the Austrian destination Zell am See-Kaprun encompasses the entire diversity of the alps.

In this unique natural paradise at the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park visitors looking for a sporting, active, family or relaxation summer holiday will find just what they need.

Tradition and authenticity are reflected in the many events and culinary specialities of the region.

Enjoy the summer with us!

Hiking & mountaineering

Panorama and family mountain Schmittenhöhe

  • 360 degree panorama of the Zeller Lake and surrounding mountains
  • Views of over 30 peaks over 3000 m
  • many activities in forests and nature
  • hiking (high promenade, natural herb trails, 4-lake-hike)
  • Yoga on the mountain
  • E-motocross
  • extensive offer for families with the Schmidolin dragon (Schmidolin's Adventure World)


  • Year round day trip destination on the glacier up at 3.029 m
  • "Top of Salzburg" in SalzburgerLand -accessible for everybody!
  • high alpine experience with view of the highest mountains in Austria

Day trips & sightseeing

  • Viewing platform "Top of Salzburg" on top of the Kitzsteinhorn
  • The Elisabeth Chapel, "Sisi Kapelle" on the Schmittenhöhe
  • Sigmund Thun Gorge and the thunderous wild water in Kapruner River in Zell am See
  • Imposing world of hydroelectricity in the Kapruner high altitude dams Mooserboden and Wasserfallboden up at 2.000 metres
  • The water & sauna world TAUERN SPA on 20.000 m²
  • Experience 600 years of turbulent history in the Burg Kaprun, a 12th century castle
  • Großglockner high alpine road (20 kilometres from Kaprun)
  • Cultural Mozart city Salzburg (80 kilometres from Kaprun)

Cycling & mountain biking

  • Cycling, mountain biking, race biking & e-biking on 242 kilometres, connecting to the 270 km long Tauern bike trail,
  • 2.000 kilometres in Pinzgau
  • 3 freeride trails on the Kitzsteinhorn