Lake Zell is embedded in an impressive mountain landscape like a blue pearl and is the centre of attention at any time of the year. The most beautiful way to enjoy and experience the lake is on a boat trip on board the MS Schmittenhöhe or the "Kaiserin Elisabeth".
Lake Zell covers an area of around 4.5 square kilometres at the foot of the Hohe Tauern and is an attraction for visitors and locals of the region in summer and winter. If you want to conquer the lake, a round trip on the excursion boats MS Schmittenhöhe or the Kaiserin Elisabeth is just the thing. The panoramic boat trips start at 10am on the hour and last around 45 minutes: You will experience the mountain scenery around Zell am See-Kaprun from a completely new perspective. From the sundeck you have a view of the shore with the old town of Zell, Thumersbach, Prielau and Erlberg. Enjoy the view of the Steinerne Meer in the north, towards the Kitzsteinhorn or the Schmittenhöhe - Zell's local mountain.