Hiking and mountain climbing around Zell am See in Salzburg

A warm welcome to the hiking El Dorado around Zell am See! One of the loveliest places in Austria – with a picturesque location between Lake Zell and the Schmittenhöhe mountain. Lush alpine meadows, marvellously fragrant mountain pines, a breath-taking alpine Panorama in Salzburger Land.

Relaxing rambles on alpine meadows – exciting climbing adventures

Romantic walks next to the lake, gentle rambles on alpine meadows or demanding mountain tours – fantastic: hiking holidays for everybody in Zell am See! Here in Pinzgau – in the heart of the beautiful Salzburgerland – everyone can celebrate his or her very own “summit victory”: families and amateur walkers as well as athletes, alpinists and climbers. We all love to go a-wandering...

Explore well-built, ideally signposted hiking paths in the nearby national park Hohe Tauern, marvel at the highest waterfalls in Europe in Krimml, and join us to celebrate traditional, romantic mountain gatherings in Zell am See.


Stop off at friends’ places

What about a well-earned break? Tuck into a substantial snack in one of our inviting rustic, cosy alpine huts in Zell am See, and enjoy the brilliant mountain scenery in the Salzburger Land: the impressive 3,000-metre high mountains of the Hohe Tauern, the majestic peak of the Schmittenhöhe mountain and the spectacular glacier of the Kitzsteinhorn. Down in the valley, boats and ships rock in the sunlight of glistening Lake Zell.

Discover our various worlds of mountain experience, and look forward to your hiking holiday in Zell am See!


We will gladly provide you with trained, experienced hiking guides to help you realise your very own hiking wishes.

Auerspergstraße 11, A-5700 Zell am See,
Tel: +43 6542 765, Fax: +43 6542 765 66, eMail: 5sterne@salzburgerhof.at