Zell am See / Kaprun
Situated in the province of Salzburg, close to the Tyrol and surrounded by many other famous resorts, Zell am See offers a vast variety of facilities set in the beautiful surroundings of lakes and glacier mountains. Here snow is guaranteed and ski lifts reach over 3000m high, which makes it the perfect resort for DECEMBER and APRIL SKIING! Combined, this area offers 138 kilometers of trails and 54 lift systems. Zell am See's trails are largely located on the Schmittenhoehe mountain behind the town.
Zell am See and Kaprun are about 10 minutes apart by bus, and one ski pass covers both resorts and bus transfers. The top lift-served elevation at Zell am See is 2,005 meters, reached by cable car to the top of the Schmittenhoehe. Kaprun offers skiing up to 3,030 meters by way of the Gletscher cable car up the Kitzsteinhorn. At the top of this lift there is a restaurant offering spectacular views of the Grossglockner, Austrias highest peak.
There is a fascinating and fairly priced program of sportive, cultural and just simply entertaining offerings throughout the year which include skiing, snowboarding, cross country, snow hiking, snowshoeing, tobogganing, ice skating, hockey, sleigh rides, ballooning, paragliding, ice climbing, swimming in- & outdoors, concerts, festivals, theater, musicals, exhibitions and of course, the regular après ski activities found in restaurants, bars, pubs and nightclubs.