Mountain summer | © Nikolaus Faistauer Photography
Summer in Austria | © Nikolaus Faistauer Photography
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Recent Information of Zell am See-Kaprun

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DIGITAL INNOVATION PUTS THE FOCUS ON THE GUEST: ALREADY 25,000 USES OF THE NEW ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN APP AFTER LAUNCH

August 2, 2021
The entire region in one app: Just in time for the start of the summer peak travel season at the beginning of July, Zell am See-Kaprun launched the destination's new app. With this first sub-project of a major digitalisation process, the entire region can be experienced compactly and conveniently on a smartphone while on the go.
Zell am See-Kaprun App | © Zell am See-Kaprun

DIGITAL INNOVATION PUTS THE FOCUS ON THE GUEST: ALREADY 25,000 USES OF THE NEW ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN APP AFTER LAUNCH

July 27, 2021
The entire region in one app: Just in time for the start of the summer peak travel season at the beginning of July, Zell am See-Kaprun launched the destination's new app. With this first sub-project of a major digitalisation process, the entire region can be experienced compactly and conveniently on a smartphone while on the go.
New offer of the Tourism destinations in Pinzgau | © Zell am See-Kaprun

ACTIVE HOLIDAYS WITH AN IMPACT: PINZGAU TOURIST REGIONS OFFER NEW FITNESS TEST SEVERAL TIMES A WEEK

July 14, 2021
Exercising in fresh air and in nature is the main motives for travelling in current times. The urge for exercise, sun and nature is greater than ever before. The positive effect of an active holiday or hiking can now be measured in the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region and in Zell am See-Kaprun. In combination with the new Hohe Tauern Panorama Trail from Krimml to Zell am See, the local tourist destinations are now offering, for the first time, fitness testing possibilities with qualified guides several times a week.
Winner Chrigel Maurer | © zooom

1,238 KM TO LAKE ZELL: THIS WAS THE 10TH RED BULL X-ALPS

July 2, 2021
Red Bull X-Alps, the toughest paragliding competition in the world, came to an end at 11:30 am on Friday, 2 July 2021. 5 athletes mastered the longest route ever and landed at the new finish in Lake Zell.
Chrigel "the Eagle" Maurer from Switzerland took the title for the seventh time in succession, Patrick von Känel and Simon Oberrauner finished 2nd and 3rd in the tenth edition of the world's toughest adventure race.
Signing the strategy 2025 Zell am See-Kaprun | © Didi Kopf

WITH REFLECTION AND FORESIGHT INTO A SUCCESSFUL FUTURE: ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN PRESENTS NEW STRATEGY 2025

June 8, 2021
Back in August 2020, Zell am See-Kaprun started a comprehensive strategy process to determine the future direction of the tourism region. A new strategy until 2025, which should indicate the long-term direction of Zell am See-Kaprun and realise the goals of the region, was finally developed together in the team and with over 200 opinions from the market.
Lake Zell | © Zell am See-Kaprun

FROM SNOW TO LAKE: SUMMER HOLIDAYS IN ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN

May 12, 2021
Summer, sun, snow: From 19 May 2021 - just in time for the start of summer - a carefree holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun between glacier, mountain and lake is possible again. The region offers an endless range of activities: from swimming fun at Lake Zell and leisurely hiking tours on the Schmittenhöhe to snow on the Kitzsteinhorn - you can’t fit more summer into your holiday!
In front of the new goal area | © Johannes Radlwimmer

LAKE ZELL INSTEAD OF MONACO

March 16, 2021
ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN IS THE NEW DESTINATION OF THE 10TH RED BULL X-ALPS
Flo's Restaurant | © Johannes Radlwimmer

ALPINE DELIGHTS AS FUTURE DIRECTION FOR ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN

September 25, 2020
THE FESTIVAL OF ALPINE CUISINE AND THE CULINARY EVENTS ON THE THEME OF ALPINE DELIGHTS PAVE THE WAY FOR THE REGION TO BECOME A TOP CULINARY DESTINATION
Lake zell | © Zell am See-Kaprun Tourismus

WELCOME BACK TO ZELL AM SEE-KAPRUN: SUMMMER HOLIDAYS WITHOUT WORRIES

May 28, 2020
The wait is over: Just in time for the start of summer, Austrian guests can once again experience the holiday variety in Zell am See-Kaprun without worries from 29 May 2020 onwards. For the border with Germany, the Austrian Federal Government, in coordination with the German Federal Government, has announced the complete reopening as of 15 June. With the possibility of free of charge cancellation or change of booking up to 48 hours before arrival, the "BOOKING WITHOUT WORRIES" campaign guarantees guests of the region flexibility and 100% planning security for a summer holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun.
Marcel Hirscher with Audi S1 | © Marcel Hirscher was behind the wheel of the Audi S1 and performed spectacular laps on the ice track

Legendary Ice Race Zell am See-Kaprun: Round two for the GP Ice Race with 16,000 visitors

February 3, 2020
Following the successful premiere last year, the two initiators Ferdinand Porsche and Vinzenz Greger decided to hold a second edition of the GP Ice Race. The event with top stars such as Marcel Hirscher and Axel Lund Svindal was staged on 1 and 2 February 2020 and thrilled 16,000 viewers at the Zell airfield.