Menschen beim Schneeschuhwandern im Winterurlaub Zell am See

Enjoy holidays in Zell am See at the 4 star Hotel Alpin

Enjoy mountains, lake, and glacier in Zell am See - Kaprun

Holidays in Zell am See are all about variety, experience, and pleasure. The mountain town of Zell am See is surrounded by remarkable mountain scenery that reflects in the clear waters of the Zell lake. The Zell am See Kaprun region is one of the most popular holiday regions in Austria both in summer and winter thanks to its vicinity to the Kitzsteinhorn glacier and the snow-covered peaks of the Hohe Tauern, the impressive Steinberge mountains, the more gentle slopes of the Pinzgauer Grasberge mountains, lots of mountain lakes with water of drinking quality, and many mountain springs from which crystal clear water flows. There is no other region in the Alps that is home to so many Alpine attractions and spectacular places to visit that are so near to each other.

This is Austria: holidays in Zell am See Kaprun

Zell am See is one of the best-known winter sport destinations in the world and is located in the heart of Austria, about an hour’s drive from the festival city of Salzburg.

From Zell am See you can go directly onto the local mountain to Zell, the Schmittenhöhe, up to 2000 m above sea level. This means that wonderful hiking paths with fantastic views are just a stone’s throw from the centre of town. Zell also has plenty to offer those interested in culture, with the wonderful parish church of St Hippolyte and the town museum in the Kastner Tower. There are plenty of events in Zell am See providing entertainment throughout the year.

Kaprun has the Kitzsteinhorn glacier, Kaprun Castle, and the Tauern Spa, a thermal spa water world perfect to relax in.

Paar beim EInkaufen in Zell am See Winterurlaub
Casino in Zell am See

Shopping in Zell am See & Casino

It’s worth spending a bit more time in the centre of Zell am See: the shopping streets are a wonderful place to take a stroll.

For those wanting to try their luck, the casino in Zell am See is the right place. Place your bets and enjoy an exciting evening in the casino, just a few minutes’ walk from the hotel.

Holiday tip:
Enjoy culinary delicacies from Austria every Friday morning when the Zell weekly market takes place on the picturesque market square in Zell am See.

Blick auf die Krimmler Wasserfälle
Blick auf die Festung Salzburg

Sights in Zell am See and the surrounding area

There are lots of sights and attractions in and around the region of Zell am See-Kaprun in amongst the Hohe Tauern National Park for you to discover. Wonders of nature, culture, sport, and entertainment. There is something to interest everyone in the range on offer on holidays in Zell am See.

Zell am See is not just somewhere worth visiting for keen sportspeople. The town is also an ideal place for a variety of day trips. The Großglockner High Alpine Road, the impressive reservoirs at Kaprun, the Mittersill National Park Museum, the Krimml waterfalls, or a day trip to the Mozart city of Salzburg, just to name a few of the highlights.

Experience history at first hand. Both in summer and winter, a visit to Kaprun Castle comes highly recommended. Those interested in history can gain interesting insights into the history of the area and everyday life of the local people in days of yore at the Vogtturm in Zell am See.

Holiday tip:
There are 2 small but very fine museums very close to Zell am See: those interested in art should pay a visit to the Gotikmuseum in Leogang with valuable works from the Middle Ages, including some from the Rudolf Leopold collection. For car fans, Vötter’s Oldtimer-Museum is perfect. Experience the fascination of the automobile dreams of yesteryear, a time that has passed, but has not disappeared.

Seminars and conferences in Zell am See

The mountain town has the ideal combination of recreation and event with a flexible and modern venue, the Kongresshaus. The Ferry Porsche Congress Centre (FPCC) has the perfect ambience for impressive events, and participants and guests can enjoy the peace of the Sporthotel Alpin, just a few minutes’ walk from the Congress Centre.

Congress hotel in Zell am See

Let us support you in planning your Zell am See holiday

The Sporthotel Alpin team is only too happy to support you in planning your holiday and answering any questions you may have about what there is to do in your free time here, with valuable insider tips for excursions and attractions in the Zell am See region.

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Example of “top location”: the Sporthotel Alpin in Zell am See is in a fabulous, peaceful location right next to the piste and the lift with wonderful views and, and just a few minutes walk from the centre and the lake.

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Your holiday in Zell am See Kaprun

Why not book your holiday now at the Sporthotel Alpin in Zell am See Kaprun for the best price, and enjoy the most beautiful part of Austria.