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Zell am See

Schmittenhöhe Zell am See (2000m)

Distance: 7,8km, 9 min to Areitbahn
12,9km, 18 min to Schmittenvalley
GPS: N47.30010, E12.78842 to Areitbahn
N47.32704, E12.77207 in Schmittenvalley
Open: the whole year daily 8.30-17h

The Schmittenhöhe offers hiking and walking trails for all levels of hiking, the cozy mountain huts and restaurants with superb views of Austria invite you to a hiking snack. Other highlights are the wood-sculpture park, the feel-good path Jägersteig or empress sissis trail.

Katharinas Family Tip: Visit the children's paradise “Schmidolins baptism of fire” or take the "4-lakes hike" and "On Tour in nature - family hike"

Highlights: Schmidolins baptism of fire, Frisbee+Golf=Disc Golf, tandem paragliding and panoramic flights, the most scenic mountain views of Austria with more than 30x 3000m

Contact:, Tel.: +43/6542 78 90

Boat trips on Lake Zell

Distance: 10,5 km, 12 min
GPS: N47.32246, E 12.80015
Open: Tour 12.5.-23.9. from 10-17h
Crossing 12.5.-23.9. from 9.30-18h

Enjoy a boat trip on Lake Zell. Whether sightseeing, crossing to Thumersbach, charter trips, summer night trips, the new light and water show or the romantic view of the mountain town of Zell am See and the surrounding mountains makes your heart beat faster.

Katharinas Family Tip: the sundeck lounge, carry your bikes (eg when crossing from Thumersbach to Zell am See) and save yourself half the cycle path; -)

Highlights: sundeck lounge with food and drinks, weddings and parties on the ship, Tel.: +43/6542 789 211

Beach resorts in Zell am See

Distance: 10-15km per car, 12 min,
45 min per bicycle
GPS: N47.32253, E12.80799 (Thumersbach)
Open: Mid-May to late September, depending on weather, daily from 9-19h Zeller beach | Strandbad Thumersbach

Strandbad Seespitz. Each of the beach resorts also has a heated outdoor pool. A dip in one of the purest lakes in Austria is worthwhile in any case.

Katharinas Family Tip: Located right on the bike path, is a cooling in Zell a welcome relief for the whole family

Highlights: Location right on the bike path, bathing in the crystal clear Lake Zell

Contact: , Tel.: +43/6542 785

Vogtturm Citymuseum

Distance: Ca. 10,5km,  13 min
GPS: N47.32367, E12.79820
Open: from Mai till October Mo, Mi u Fr 13.30-17.30h | Christmas and Easter too

The City Museum in Zell am See is a good museum. In over 1000 years Vogttum the center of Zell am See. Explore Find out more about the local and regional local history, popular crafts, traditions and the different costumes.

 Katharinas Famiy-Tipp:Explore further details about the lake and natural history as well as traditional navigation.

Contact: Tel.: +43/6542 770

Steam Train Pinzgauer Lokal railway

Distance: Ca. 4km, 4 min to station Fürth
GPS: N47.28706, E12.74547
Open: Steam Train from Juni till October Thu ab 9.38h Fürth | The normal narrow gauge railway runs regularly and daily

Enjoy a steam train ride through the sensational Oberpinzgau to the Krimml Waterfalls. An unforgettable experience for nostalgia lovers. The train is pulled by a 100 year old steam locomotive. The train goes to the station Krimml, offering views of the breathtaking mountains.

Katharinas Famiy-Tipp: An unforgettable nostalgia trip with an impressive goal Krimml, Recommendation: After Krimml by train and back by bike.

Highlights: 100 years old steam locomotive, nostalgic experience, Krimml, return on Tauernradweg bike

Contact:, Tel.: +43/6562 40 600

Indoor swimming pool Zell am See-Kaprun

Distance: Ca. 11 km, 14min
GPS: N47.32547, E12.79602
Open: daily from 10-22h

Water paradise with 74 m water slide - 3 meter diving tower and 25m lap pool. The new leisure center, you can not just swim laps, but also bring your circulation at Aqua-Fit momentum. Active. An absolute paradise, the new sauna department with external Kelo log cabin sauna, sauna-air courtyard with dry Kneipp area, organic herbal sauna, Finnish sauna, steam bath, infrared sauna, experience showers, relaxation room in the sauna garden and a cozy lounge bar.

Katharinas Famiy-Tipp: Fun for the whole Family

Highlights: Completely renovated since 2011

Contact: , Tel.: +43/6542 785

Icehockey and skate in Zell am See

Distance: Ca. 11 km, 14min
GPS: N47.32547, E12.79602
Open: Icehall from September till March
Mo-Fri 10-15h, Sa-Sun 13-15.30h, Tue and Thu 20-22h

The iceparkett belongs equally to the leisure center as a bowling alley. Regularly here EK Zeller polar bears play in the second highest Austrian Hockey League and bring the hall to cook! The rink is located next to the indoor pool and offers ice-skating with rental equipment and exciting matches to cell polar bears.

Katharinas Famiy-Tipp: Ice skating in winter and summer, bowling

Highlights: Zell exciting matches of polar bears (Schedule under:

Contact: , Tel.: +43/6542 785