Zell am See in the heart of the Pinzgau region and right on the edge of the Hohe Tauern National Park offers a wide range of possibilities throughout the year that is as rich in its different facets as nature itself. Award-winning restaurants, an attractive cultural programme, and tourist infrastructure of an international level make Austrian holidays by the lake here very attractive. The romantic pedestrian area with its fine shopping possibilities, a refreshing dip in the lake, or a boat trip on the crystal clear Zell Lake are all ways of spending a successful summer afternoon. In the evening you can see if luck is on your side, with a visit to the new casino.
You can enjoy romantic walks along the lake promenade and take the opportunity to completely circumnavigate Lake Zell with a view of azure water and the highest mountains in Austria. If you are looking for a change of pace, you will find it in mini golf, in the grand café or while relaxing in the sun on the secluded sunbathing lawn on a holiday by the lake in Austria.
The new casino on the lake promenade right next to the Grand Hotel Zell am See **** S - which like the Salzburgerhof is owned by the Holleis family - presents itself as a glamorous place of upscale entertainment. On a generous 1,000 m² with a view of the lake terrace and up to the Kitzsteinhorn, you can dare to play with the international range of roulette, blackjack and poker - and enjoy the dignified atmosphere.
As an idyllic paradise for winter sports enthusiasts, the mountain town of Zell am See is known worldwide. In winter holidays, you can expect the largest ski resort in Austria and the only glacier ski area in Salzburg.
Zell am See is known in the world as one of the special winter sports resorts. The roots of the small village go back to the Bronze Age. It was once the crossroads of trade routes during the time of the Romans and migrations. Today, Zell am See in Austria testifies to rest and relaxation. In the middle of the Alps, at an altitude of about 750 m, the Salzburgerhof is only 100 km south of Salzburg and 30 km north of the Großglockner. A 5-star hotel in Austria that invites you to quiet hours and active days.
The local mountain of Zell am See is the Schmittenhöhe with a height of 1,965 m. Empress Elisabeth (Sissi) already found a popular destination for him and climbed it regularly. The traces of the beautiful empress can still be traced in the Elisabeth Chapel today. The idyllic hiking trails present themselves with wide alpine pastures and forested regions in order to fill the lungs with soothing mountain air.
In Zell am See you will find glaciers, mountains and historic city centers for a multifaceted holiday. Those who love wanderlust get a unique scenery that they never want to do without. Experience unique hiking tours on the Kitzsteinhorn or Maiskogel, which can also be comfortably conquered by cable car. Especially adventurous guests can climb the peaks on their mountain bikes and go down on freeride trails. Zell am See becomes a real wonderland in winter. Over 138 groomed slopes offer plenty of space for winter sports action for passionate skiers of all ages.
Surrounded by the imposing Salzburg mountains, the Zeller See lies in natural silence between. With its rich blue and the crystal-clear water in drinking water quality, it presents itself as a unique source of power in the midst of the mountain town of Zell am See.
From festivals to classical concerts, from top sports events to convivial festivals, there is something for every taste. Experience at the weekly market the typical cozy-alpine flair of the small town in the Salzburger Land.
In hardly any other region of the Alps are so many different events, spectacular destinations and alpine attractions as close together as in Zell am See-Kaprun.
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