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  • Snow-covered winter landscape with a breathtaking view at Lake Zell © Faistauer Photography / Nikolaus Faistauer Snow-covered winter landscape with a breathtaking view at Lake Zell © Faistauer Photography / Nikolaus Faistauer

    Winter Wonderland Zell am See-Kaprun

    From exciting glacier skiing with snow guarantee to romantic walks on a frosty lake.

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A Winter Wonderland in SalzburgerLand

When you are up on one of Zell am See-Kaprun’s groomed pistes, taking a breather, this is what you’ll see: A glittering lake way down below you; a natural panorama of snow-covered mountains all around; and way up, a glacier that beckons with snowy adventures all year round.

Why Visit Zell am See-Kaprun?

  • 100% snow guarantee
  • Extra-long skiing season from October to June
  • Pistes on three mountains included with a single ski pass
  • Huge variety: glacier skiing, freeriding, panorama skiing, family-friendly pistes
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How to Get There

By plane:
The closest airports are Salzburg (80 km), Innsbruck (160 km) and Munich, Germany (200 km).

By train:
There are trains to Zell am See from all major surrounding cities:
  • Salzburg: direct trains (1.5 – 2 h)
  • Innsbruck: direct trains or 1x change in Wörgl (2 h)
  • Munich: 1x change in Wörgl or Schwarzach-St. Veit (approx. 3 h)
By car:
  • From Salzburg: via Tauernautobahn motorway or via Germany
  • From Innsbruck: via A12 Inntalautobahn motorway, exit Wörgl
  • From Munich: via German motorway A9
  • From the east: via A1 Westautobahn motorway

Schmittenhöhe Ski Area

Towering above Zell am See, Schmittenhöhe mountain is known as one of Austria's most beautiful panoramic mountains, with views into the valley, across Lake Zell or the town of Zell am See. In the distance, you’ll see up to thirty 3,000-ers in the Hohe Tauern National Park.

Altitude: 750-1,965 m

77 km of slopes:
  • 30 km blue slopes
  • 28 km red slopes
  • 19 km black slopes (steepest slope 70%)
  • 8 km ski routes
28 lifts:
  • 9 cable cars
  • 10 chair lifts
  • 9 drag lifts
15 huts and restaurants

Kitzsteinhorn - Maiskogel - Kaprun Ski Area

The distinctive Kitzsteinhorn peak dominates the look of the Zell am See-Kaprun region. At Kitzsteinhorn Glacier ski resort, you’ll find uninterrupted skiing pleasure from October until early summer.

Altitude: 768-3,029 m

61 km of slopes:
  • 29 km blue slopes
  • 23 km red slopes
  • 9 km black slopes (steepest slope 63%)
  • 10.5 km ski routes
18 lifts:
  • 8 cable cars
  • 5 chair lifts
  • 5 drag lifts
12 huts and restaurants
 

*price calculated against exchange rate of 22 August 2019

Get in Touch

Zell am See-Kaprun Tourismus

Brucker Bundesstr. 1a
5700 Zell am See

Telephone: +43 6542 770

Zell am See-Kaprun Tourismus

Brucker Bundesstr. 1a
5700 Zell am See

Telephone: +43 6542 770

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