Discover the region

Zell am See-Kaprun is one of the top holiday destinations in Austria. The breathtaking beauty of nature, the multitude of offers on the mountain and in the valley and the refreshing mountain air make the region a desired destination for people all over the world.

All year-round, the unbelievable views from the peaks and to the peaks touch the hearts of people. The crystal clear Lake Zell invites you in to swim, do water sports and have fun in the summer, and in winter it shapes the picture of the dreamlike snowy landscape. With its beautiful mountain landscape, the majestic glaciers and countless offers, Kaprun offers a diverse range of pleasure experiences. In Zell am See-Kaprun, you experience a holiday in the mountains with all the senses. Fresh mountain air and unforgettable moments of happiness included!

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Hiking in Zell am See-Kaprun

Impressive mountain hikes, leisurely strolls or demanding summit ventures – the mountain landscape around Zell am See-Kaprun provides the perfect terrain for both enduring mountain hikers and leisurely recreational walkers. Hiking in Zell am See-Kaprun is a special experience for the whole family – alongside the paths, the well-signposted routes and the idyllic trails, there are cosy mountain inns with regional delicacies.

Cycle & Bike

Mountain bikers can take advantage of the magnificent mountain tours in Zell am See-Kaprun. The comprehensive maps ensure perfect planning of amazing excursions in the mountains. Additionally, the region is particularly popular with road cyclists. Zell am See-Kaprun is located directly on the Tauern Cycle Path – a route, which passes over 720 kilometres to the German town of Passau.

Water Sports in Zell am See-Kaprun

The crystal-clear Lake Zell, which due to its drinkable water and unique beauty, is famous around the world, invites you to swim, go boating, try numerous water sports and to take a stroll in the summer. A circular trail of around 12 kilometres in length, also makes the lake especially popular among hikers, cyclists and roller skaters.


The renowned golf course Zell impresses with its 18-hole course, which is nestled in a breathtaking backdrop, as well as with its first-class service, making it a real highlight in the national and international golf scene. Under the motto “The largest golf centre with the most beautiful 36 greens over glacier, mountain and lake”, the course amazes visitors.

The glacier in Kaprun

The Kitzsteinhorn in Kaprun delights with its various sports possibilities in the summer and with the ICE AREA and glacier. Tobogganing, skiing and enjoyment is done at over 3,000m of altitude. The glacier is not only a real holiday highlight for families – snowy fun is something very special for all visitors in the summer!

The summer card in Zell am See-Kaprun

All guests of the Falcon Suites will receive the Zell am See-Kaprun summer card is included in the price. The numerous premium partners include, the Schmittenhöhebahn, the Kaprun reservoirs, the Maiskogelbahn, the glacier on the Kitzsteinhorn, the boat trip on the Lake Zell, the indoor pool in Zell am See, the beach swimming areas and much more. We will be happy to send you a personal offer with all included services.


Our personal Top 5 Tips for an unforgettable summer holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun at a glance:

  • Kitzsteinhorn viewing platform
  • Boat tour on the Lake Zell
  • Krimmler Waterfalls
  • Kaprun reservoirs
  • Maisi Flitzer

Skiing in Zell am See-Kaprun

With the Ski ALPINE CARD guests can use an unbelievable 408 kilometres of pistes as well as 121 lifts including glaciers on the Kitzsteinhorn. The card includes alongside the Schmittenhöhebahn in Zell am See, the Kitzsteinhorn in Kaprun and the entire Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn. A modern app informs you about the opening times, difficulty levels and different routes in the region – wonderfully diverse!

Cross-country skiing in Zell am See-Kaprun

Various cross-country ski trails through the most beautiful winter region in Europe, a modern infrastructure and the professional sports shops make Zell am See-Kaprun a beloved cross-country ski area. Alongside the multi-faceted cross-country trail offer, you have the opportunity to discover the diverse network of trails with trainers from the cross-country ski schools.

Our Tip: The castle trail in Kaprun is a particularly wonderful experience for beginners!

Snow Shoe and Winter Hiking

Varied snow show and winter hiking trails show the diversity of the mountain region around the Lake Zell. Leisurely circuits are just as possible as demanding tours. Stomp step for step through the silent winter landscape: Whether you’d like to discover the region alone or with a knowledgeable guide – unforgettable impressions are guaranteed!

Ski Touring in Zell am See

Ski touring is a particularly beautiful way to explore the mountains. Whether you’re trudging along a marked ski route towards the peak, or following the deep snow in the open terrain – the region around Zell am See-Kaprun delights beginners and professionals alike. 

Our Tip: The ski touring mountain, the Ronachkopf in Thumersbach offers a varied tour with a wonderful panorama!

Tobogganing in Zell am See

The plentiful toboggan runs around Zell am See-Kaprun delight the whole family! In addition to the perfectly maintained toboggan runs, there is a real tobogganing highlight to discover with the Maisi Flitzer, which is located at the MK Maiskogelbahn in the centre of Kaprun. In addition to the Köhlergraben toboggan run, the most popular runs in the region (such as the Kohlschnait toboggan run or the longest floodlit toboggan run in Bramberg) are located close by.


Our personal tips for an unforgettable winter holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun at a glance:

  • Kitzsteinhorn viewing platform
  • Maisi Flitzer
  • Spa & Wellness in the Tauern Spa
  • Adventures in the air – Aerial sports in Zell am See
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