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Experiencing adventures together

Alps at their very best

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

8 reasons for Zell am See-Kaprun

  • Endless skiing pleasure
  • Variety in the winter wonderland
  • Mountain lifts specialised in families
  • Booking without worries
  • A rather impressive weekly programme
  • Health is a priority
  • 100% snow reliability
  • Glacier, mountain and lake combined
Endless skiing pleasure

The 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 FieberbrunnSchmittenhöhe in Zell am See and Kitzsteinhorn in Kaprun. Glacier included.

Variety in the winter wonderland

You can also enjoy the winter landscape of Zell am See-Kaprun with the whole family away from the pistes: snowshoe hikes guarantee winter nature experiences, impressive views can also be enjoyed from the "TOP OF SALZBURG" viewing platform - or how about a toboggan ride? Those who like to be active will get what their heart desires on a hiking tour to the Kitzsteinhorn Ice Camp, which is made entirely of snow and ice.

Mountain lifts specialised in families

The Schmittenhöhe family ski resort and the Maiskogel family mountain come up trumps with a bunch of activities: from wide pistes for ski beginners, ski schools and themed pistes such as the Kids Slope to one of the world’s largest fun slopessnow parks and more. Plenty of fun awaits in Schmidolin's dragon adventure world for children on the Schmittenhöhe and on the all-year-round Maisi Flitzer toboggan run directly on the Maiskogel.

Booking without worries

Numerous of the region’s accommodation establishments offer 100% planning security and the joy of looking forward to your winter holiday. Many of the establishments have been awarded the official "Trusted CLEANLINESS" certificate by TrustYou for their strict hygiene measures in connection with COVID-19. In addition, many establishments offer free cancellation and flexible rebooking options for the 2021/22 winter season.

A rather impressive weekly programme

Thanks to the diverse winter weekly programme in Zell am See-Kaprun, there is never a dull moment. Outdoor activities such as guided snowshoe hikes on the Schmittenhöhe or the spectacular "Kitzsteinhorn Explorer Tour" with a National Park Ranger to the "TOP OF SALZBURG" viewing platform at 3,029m above sea level provide variety every day.

Health is a priority

During the 2021/22 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 ski resorts of the Ski ALPIN CARD. All measures of the companies in Zell am See-Kaprun can be found here.

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.

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.

Our recommendations

TAUERN SPA Zell am See-Kaprun

****Superior Kaprun
4*S spa hotel

Hotel Sonnblick

**** Kaprun
Recently renovated & exclusive spa area

AlpenParks Hotel & Apartment Central Zell am See

Zell am See
Walking distance to the cable car and the centre

Hotel Latini - das Wohlfühlhotel

**** Zell am See
Spacious wellness area & walking distance to the cable car

Berghotel Jaga-Alm

*** Zell am See
Directly along the pistes

Experiences in winter

We have put together a selection of possibilities and offers for you. You enjoy all the freedom for a winter full of experiences!

Safe holiday

Travelling in times of COVID-19

As an internationally renowned travel destination, Zell am See-Kaprun meets the highest standards: quality, trust and safety as well as the health of all guests and locals have top priority here in all areas. This also applies to the handling of Covid-19 and the related safety measures and hygiene regulations.

Nature also offers the opportunity for a wide range of leisure and sports activities with plenty of space and freedom.

There are comprehensive testing facilities (for both rapid antigen tests and PCR tests) on site.

FFP2 masks as well as rapid tests can be purchased at the local pharmacies.

Booking without worries: Many accommodation establishments offer free of charge cancellation and rebooking options.

We guarantee the highest safety and hygiene precautions at excursion destinations, cable cars & sights as well as in the accommodation, recognisable among other things by the "Trusted Cleanliness" certification.

Top medical care through the regional Tauernklinikum hospital as well as through numerous general practitioners and specialist practices.


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.