Many activities abound, from taking a boat tour on the lake or tourists can take a walk in the car-free Old Town. You can also swim in the “Freibäder” or “Strandbäder” located right next to the lake, Seespitz or Thumersbach if the weather permits. Otherwise, there is an indoor pool ‘Hallenbad’, where you can find the pirate-themed kiddy pool, a 74-m waterslide, steam bath, 3x1m diving-board, sauna facilities, etc. Those not into water sports can just simply be admiring the view along the 1 km long promenade at Zeller See.
Kitzsteninhorn Cable Cars
Be transported by the Kitzsteninhorn cable cars to the mountain peaks. It is the world’s tallest cable car support of 113m to the summit at 3029m! Another sight is the Panorama Terrace and the Glocknerkanzel where you can see beautiful vistas next to the Großglockner, it is Austria’s highest mountain of 3,797 m. Excite your senses with the other 3,000 meter-mountains in the Nationalpark Hohe Tauern.
If you enjoy both swimming and mountains, Zeller See is next to Zell Am See is a lake surrounded by mountains. Nothing is like swimming in these bright blue waters. There is also tourist on a cruise on the boat a ship. For the romantics, it is not just a place for gentle strolls, there is a walk along a path next to the lake after your swim together. Great place for honeymooners.
Zell am See is Austria’s most popular resort, it has a wonderful social atmosphere which encompasses a relaxing cafe culture. Enjoy a slice of apple strudel with a cup of coffee.
If you like dancing and drinking, Crazy Daisy’s is the place to go at the night. Otherwise, in July and August, the weekly Stadtfest and local festivities are great options.
Pinzgau has three-part, Central Pinzgau (Mitterpinzgau) is shaped like a prism. See the large Saalfelden basin. Unterpinzgau (lower) spreads itself over the two sides of Salzach. That is where the Zeller Furche, the main town of Pinzgau is located. Taste some of their local Pinzgau cheese. Alternatively, you can take a nostalgic trip on the Pinzgau Steam Railway, beautiful landscapes to Krimml where you can see the highest waterfalls in Europe at the foot of the Gerlos Pass. Then slow walk with your beloved on the footpath to capture the best views of the falls.
White Water Rafting
Other family-friendly activities which you can do there are white water rafting and rock climbing if you have children 12 years and above. Paragliding at low altitude or high altitude is both available for any children 5 years and above. Canyoning is for 14 years and above. Whether it is family rafting or horse riding and trekking, you can pre-book these activities and enjoy a wonderful time in Austria all at one resort, Zell is See in Austria.