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Winter Activities Zell am See-Kaprun

Off course you are here for the best skiing or snowboarding experience. But did you know the area has so much more to offer?  If you don’t active ski, or on bad weather days there are lots of alternatives.But also on the ski there are activities that should be on your bucket list when visiting Kaprun.

Below we selected a few of our favorites that we dearly recommend, for low to high budgets. Don’t worry we don’t have commission deals, we only rent our apartments and want our guests to have a great time. Please checkout the tips and find out more.

Spa and Water world

Tauern Spa

Everyday life is full of stress and strain, demands and deadlines, so why not take a little time out to remind yourself of what is truly important in life? The saunas, steam baths and chillout areas at the TAUERN SPA are the perfect place to do just that. Your mind, body and soul will thank you!

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Sigmund Thun Gorge
Sigmund Thun Gorge

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Early in the morning, before the rooster crows, it goes up on the mountain for all Ski’n’Brunch participants. A unique experience, where you have the slopes for only yourself and admire a breathtaking sunrise from the mountain. Our top-event “Ski’n’Brunch” enables an unforgettable start in your ski day with a culinary highlight at the brunch after. One of our favorites and highly recommended. Unfortunately not always available, but if you get the chance, book it. Worth every Euro spend!

All-year tobogganing fun at the Alpine Coaster

Maisi flitzer

A racy downhill ride is waiting for the entire family on the first alpine roller coaster of the Salzburger Land! Guided safely on rails, you race in green two-seaters with up to 40 km/h downhill. Waves, jumps and spectacular spins let the adrenalin race through the veins and cries of joy can be heard from the Maiskogel. Adults and children find a popular excursion destination and exciting adventure when tobogganing here at the Alpine Coaster in summer as well as in winter.

Glemmy’s Off Road Park

The adventure park with quads, e-crawlers, enduro, trials… for young and old. The Glemmy Offroad Park is located at the entrance to Viehhofen, just 8 km from the famous Saalbach ski area. On 60,000 m2 you will find an area with varied as well as demanding elements, the adventure playground is therefore ideally suited for families, beginners or professionals. With quads, enduro bikes or e-crawlers and our WINTER Guides, you can go FULL GAS through new sections of track, a snowy road or rooted paths are no obstacle. There are suitable tracks for beginners and children, with safety guaranteed.


Falken Air Tandemparagliding

Fulfill your dream of flying – tandem paragliding in Zell am See is an impressive and unforgettable experience that you will keep in your fondest memories for a long time.

You take off with us from the Schmittenhöhe and we glide past the mountains of the Hohe Tauern National Park, green madows and lake Zell.

Observe our breathtaking mountain landscape and discover the Salzburger Land from above.


Winter hiking

This is pure slowing-down. The sun is shining, everything glistens, you have time and you take your time. No pushing and shoving, no stress and no time pressure. “In harmony with nature” – this is how you feel when winter or snowshoe hiking between glacier, mountain and the lake in the Zell am See-Kaprun region.



The sun is shining, it is bitterly cold and snow crystals glisten in the winter sun. The tranquillity of a winter day is beautiful. You hear nothing apart from your own breathing while gliding along on the cross-country ski skating track. For beginners, there are some cross-country ski schools that reveal tips. Furthermore, you can join cross-country and biathlon test tours.



The glacier, mountains & lake in the Zell am See-Kaprun region are best viewed from an aerial perspective. Fans of special views take off and enjoy our region from a bird’s-eye view. Dizzy heights surely offer the best views across the region’s beauty. You couldn’t get any higher – experience Zell am See-Kaprun from high above and enjoy something special when paragliding, parachute jumping, during a ride in a balloon or on a helicopter sightseeing flight through an amazing mountain world.