With 3 top ski resorts and 138 kilometres of ski slopes, the Zell am See region offers snow fun for all levels of ability. The Schmittenhöhe ski resort, the Maiskogel Family Mountain and the fantastic glacier ski resort of Kitzsteinhorn inspire Alpine skiers, snowboarders and little skiers alike.
Despite the great zeal for winter sports activities, the most legendary of all turns should not be forgotten, “the leisurely turn“. Many rustic cabins and inns are pleased to spoil you with regional delicacies and traditional drinks. Or you can go down into the valleyto bathe and relax in the Tauern SPA. This is the just the right thing to do after an active day of sport during your winter holiday in Kaprun.
The Zell am See region has something for everyone, not just skiers. A range of alternative sport and leisure time opportunities round off the offer for a varied winter holiday in Kaprun.
Whether you go on askiing trip, cross-country skiing, ice skating, tobogganing or curling, you will have experiences during your holiday which you will remember for a very long time.
158 kilometers of slopes and 54 lifts await you in the 3 ski areas in the Zell am See - Kaprun region alone. If this is not enough for you, you can also visit one of the largest ski areas in Europe, the "Skicircus Saalbach-Hinterglemm-Leogang-Fieberbrunn" with 270 kilometers of slopes - only 20 minutes away by car. Or you can go to the "KitzSki" ski area (188 kilometers of slopes) and ski to the famous Kitzbühel - the valley station in Hollersbach is only 30 minutes away by car.
A special way to experience the wintry nature of the Zell am See - Kaprun region is to explore it on foot or with snowshoes.
Hike on perfectly cleared winter hiking trails through the winter wonderland. Or strap on your snowshoes and march across meadows and on alpine pastures with great views to places that no one else can reach.