Experiencing adventures together

Zell am See-Kaprun offers the best for families between glacier, mountain and lake. Plenty of winter sports fun is waiting to be discovered by the kids:

One of the longest fun slopes in the world, children's SPA, the year-round Maisi Flitzer toboggan run, ski schools with a top range of courses and numerous other activities guarantee family winter fun and unforgettable holidays. What are you waiting for? See you soon in Zell am See-Kaprun!

Plenty of variety: the attractive Ski ALPIN CARD ticket network covers 408 kilometres of pistes of all levels of difficulty for families and links the premium regions Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn,  Schmittenhöhe  in Zell am See and the glacier Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun with 100% snow reliability.

With snow parks, theme pistes, fun slopes and wide and flat downhill runs, there is plenty to do for everyone. Special events for families complement the programme in Zell am See-Kaprun.

8 reasons for winter holidays in Zell am See-Kaprun

  • Endless skiing pleasure
  • 100% snow reliability
  • Health is a priority
  • Ski-In Ski-Out
  • Booking without worries
  • Mountain railways specialised in families
  • Glacier, mountain and lake combined
  • Endless possibilities in the Winter Wonderland
Endless skiing pleasure

The new Ski ALPIN CARD offers endless skiing pleasure on 408 kilometres of pistes, and just one ski pass covers three ski resorts: Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn,  Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See and Kitzsteinhorn in Kaprun. Glacier included.

100% snow reliability

Did you know that the Kitzsteinhorn ski resort is located on a glacier? This fact guarantees snow from October to early summer and provides fun on the pistes almost all year round on your skiing holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun.

Health is a priority

During the 2020/21 winter season, all establishments, restaurants and accommodations will apply the highest safety measures. A COVID-19 Code of Conduct, which aims to protect all guests and employees, has been drawn up by the mountain railways of the Ski ALPIN CARD. All measures of the companies in Zell am See-Kaprun can be found here.

Ski-In Ski-Out

With the new K-ONNECTION, you can ski-in ski-out directly from the centre of Kaprun to the Kitzsteinhorn glacier ski resort, where snow is guaranteed. The new zellamseeXpress enables direct access from the Skicircus to the Schmittenhöhe panorama & family ski resort. The ski bus is included free of charge in the Ski ALPIN CARD and modern ski depots at the lower termini make a comfortable skiing holiday without car possible.

Booking without worries

Numerous accommodations of all categories in the region offer 100% planning security, so you can look forward to your winter holiday. Many of the establishments have been awarded the official "Trusted CLEANLINESS" certificate by TrustYou for their strict COVID-19 hygiene measures. In addition, free of charge cancellation and rebooking options are offered for this special winter season.

Mountain railways specialised in families

The Schmittenhöhe family ski resort as well as the Maiskogel family mountain boast a lot of activities: from perfect, wide pistes for beginners and ski schools to theme pistes, one of the largest fun slopes in the world, snow parks and more. You can also look forward to lots of off-piste variety on the Maisi Flitzer year-round toboggan run, when tobogganing or in Schmidolin's  dragon power adventure world for children on the Schmittenhöhe.

Glacier, mountain and lake combined

Only in Zell am See-Kaprun you will find a glacier ski resort, mountains and a unique alpine lake panorama combined in one region. Enjoy the view to Lake Zell while skiing in Schmittenhöhe panorama and family ski resort and taking your turns in the fresh glacier snow on the Kitzsteinhorn.

Endless possibilities in the Winter Wonderland

In Zell am See-Kaprun, there are not only a lot of experiences for skiers and snowboarders. You can also enjoy the winter landscape off-piste with the whole family: snowshoe hiking and ski tours on the Ronachkopf guarantee winter nature experiences. Impressive views can also be enjoyed from the "TOP OF SALZBURG" viewing platform on the Kitzsteinhorn in 3,029m above sea level - or how about some tobogganing fun?

Events for all ages

For a family holiday full of variety, we offer a wide range of events that will delight all kids.
Exciting entertainment awaits you - and especially for the whole family - on and off the pistes.



Zell am See-Kaprun is not only situated in the heart of Austria, it is also in the heart of Europe.
This makes an easy and fast arrival possible.

By plane

Salzburg Airport is 80 km and Munich Airport is 200 km away from Zell am See-Kaprun. Many bus and shuttle services operate at both airports.

By train

Zell am See train station is situated directly in the town centre and is easily reached thanks to convenient connections.

By car

Using the main transport routes and motorways, you reach Zell am See-Kaprun in just 1.5 hours from the city of Salzburg and within 2.5 hours from Munich.