Taking a break from everyday life

Besides endless skiing pleasure on the mountain and on the glacier, Zell am See-Kaprun also offers activities where you can sit back and relax.

Treat yourself to a spa visit or culinary delights and relax - with a sensational view to the fabulous alpine landscape and a great sports programme.


Winter moments of happiness between glacier, mountain and lake: along the 408 kilometres of pistes, 101 huts and mountain inns invite to enjoy a culinary stop. All this is possible with the new Ski ALPIN CARD, which covers the three premium ski regions of Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn, Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See and Kitzsteinhorn Kaprun, offering a network that stretches from SalzburgerLand to Tyrol.

Off-piste fun is also guaranteed in Zell am See-Kaprun: sunny panorama cross-country ski tracks, snowshoe & ski touring routes, strolls in the Old Town, hiking tours by torchlight and of course THE wellness oasis par excellence, the TAUERN SPA, guarantee unforgettable days and pure relaxation.

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
  • One of the most modern wellness oases in the Alps
  • A weekly programme full of variety
  • Glacier, mountain and lake combined
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.

One of the most modern wellness oases in the Alps

The TAUERN SPA in Zell am See-Kaprun is one of the most spacious, diverse and modern wellness facilities in the Alps. In addition to eleven indoor and outdoor pools, with view to the mountains of the Hohe Tauern National Park - above all of the legendary Kitzsteinhorn, the SPA as well as its new glass panorama pool invite to relaxation.

A weekly programme full of variety

Thanks to the diverse winter weekly programme in Zell am See-Kaprun, there is no chance of getting bored here. Outdoor activities such as winter yoga, guided snowshoe hiking tours on the Schmittenhöhe, guided ski tours, guided torchlight walks or the spectacular "Explorer Tour", guided by a National Park Ranger, to the "TOP OF SALZBURG" viewing platform in 3,029m above sea level on the Kitzsteinhorn provide variety every day.

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.

Culinary events

A truly perfect day on a holiday includes skiing pleasure as well as culinary extras.

Zell am See-Kaprun offers a delicious variety - with regional delicacies and highlights of the Alpine cuisine.



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.