Summer holiday in Austria | © Zell am See-Kaprun Tourismus/ Faistauer Photography
Holiday paradise in Austria | © Nikolaus Faistauer Photography

Current information

COVID-19 Situation in Zell am See-Kaprun

The health of our guests, employees and locals has the highest priority. The aim is to contain the spread of the coronavirus, which is to be ensured by decrees of the Austrian Federal Government and the Federal State of Salzburg. Zell am See-Kaprun supports all efforts of the government and the international community with full conviction. We are confident that this joint effort will enable us to overcome the current challenge in the foreseeable future, and we see it as our duty as good hosts. 

 

WHAT IS THE CURRENT SITUATION IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN?

The development of case numbers in Austria as well as in the Federal State of Salzburg and in Zell am See-Kaprun is positive. The strict measures taken so far by the Austrian health authorities have been effective, which is why some restrictions and regulations have been relaxed. 

Rules of Conduct & Hygiene Regulations

Guidelines for safe social interaction
Here you will find all COVID-19-regulations of the Austrian Federal Ministry regarding accommodations, restaurants, excursion destinations, shops, sports facilities and more.

CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS & PLANNED REOPENINGS:

In the following we inform you about current regulations of the Austrian Federal Ministry. We will keep you up to date on the reopening of the tourist and accommodation businesses.

 

ACCOMMODATION & HOTEL INDUSTRY: 

The Federal Ministry of Austria approved a possible opening of the accommodation facilities from 29 May 2020. A detailed catalog of conditions that companies must comply with is currently being drawn up by the Ministry. Please find the official website and information from the Austrian Federl Ministry here (only available in German).

 

CATERING TRADE:

Gastronomic businesses such as restaurants, bars and cafes will be allowed to reopen from 15 May 2020 according to the Austrian Federal Ministry. There are some requirements that have to be considered for an opening for the companies - such as the number of guests per table and minimum distances between tables. You can find more information on the website of the Austrian Federal Ministry here (only available in German).

 

EXCURSION DESTINATIONS:

At the moment, mountain railways and other excursion destinations are still closed. According to the regulations of the Federal Ministry of Austria, these may open again on 29 May 2020 - in accordance with regulations. You will find more information here (only available in German). We will keep you up to date and inform you about the opening dates of individual providers and attractions as soon as they are fixed.

Comfortable ascent to 3000 meters | © Kitzsteinhorn

Opening dates attractions

Here you can find the current opening times for excursion destinations and attractions in Zell am See-Kaprun and the surrounding region.
SPORTS FACILITIES:

The ban on access to sports facilities, such as golf courses and tennis courts, will be lifted on 1 May. Outdoor sports that do not involve direct physical contact will be permitted again from 1 May.

Therefore, the Zell am See-Kaprun Golf Club will open its doors again from 1 May.

The Austrian Golf Association will present the Covid-19 regulations and recommendations for the Austrian golf sport in the next few days. These include the official requirements as well as clearly defined additional regulations and safety rules for golf courses, in order to enable a regulated and safe operation. 

 

INFORMATION ON TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS: 

Information about restrictions on travels to Austria can be found here

 

 

WE DO OUR BEST TO MAKE A SUMMER OR AUTUMN HOLIDAY IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN POSSIBLE - THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ALL GUESTS AND LOCALS IS OUR HIGHEST PRIORITY. 

We are looking forward to the time after the current situation - when we will again, and even more intensively, appreciate and enjoy travelling and the natural landscape between glacier, mountain and lake!

 

STAY HEALTHY! SEE YOU SOON IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN!


WE ARE HAPPY TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS: 

welcome@zellamsee-kaprun.com

+43 6542 770

Zell am See Tourismus Information

Brucker Bundesstraße 1a
5700 Zell am See
Austria

Kaprun Tourismus Information

Salzburgerplatz 6
5710 Kaprun
Austria


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS ABOUT THE CURRENT SITUATION

Please do not! Travelling to Zell am See-Kaprun now would work against all the measures being taken by the authorities to prevent as much as possible the spread of the Corona Virus!! 

For the time being, there is a ban on the operation of accommodation facilities and restaurants until mid-May. A withdrawal of the regulation is realistic only when the current situation has eased.

In this case, legal advice or a generally valid statement is unfortunately not possible. Please always contact your booked accommodation for a personal and individual support of your request as the first step.

WHAT IS THE CURRENT SITUATION IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN?

The Austrian health authorities and the state of Salzburg continuously provide information on the current situation and development. We are confident that the strict measures will take effect in the near future and that the virus will be contained. In case of any questions in Austria, please contact the health advice at number 1450.