The mountain town of Zell am See, surrounded by mountains and the Zell lake, has its own special flair that appeals to its visitors. A holiday in Zell am See in the province of Salzburg gives you the chance of experiencing the mountains and lake and nature in its fullness, whether in summer or in winter.
The holiday region of Zell am See Kaprun represents well the diversity of Austria, with the snow-covered Kitzsteinhorn glacier, the peaks of the Hohe Tauern National Park, the view of the Stony Mountains, and the soft alpine meadows of the Kitzbühel Alps and the Zell lake itself with its clear water. The Zell am See Kaprun region is the ideal place for a holiday in Austria.
The clear water of the Zell lake glistens in the sun, enticing you to swim and indulge in other forms of watersports in the summer. Walks along the promenade are lovely at any time of year, and the lake in winter becomes an ice rink. The range of different local fish species bears testament to the high water quality (drinking water quality) of the Zell lake.
From Zell am See you can get directly, by foot or by lift, up onto the Schmittenhöhe mountain, the local Zell mountain, and enjoy one of the most beautiful views in Austria from 2000 m above sea level. Experience the mountain scenery around Zell am See and enjoy the view of the peaks of the Hohe Tauern National Park, with more 30 mountains over 3000 m high, the Stony Mountains, and the Kitzbühel Alps.