Attractions and day trips from Zell am See


Several destinations and attractions in Zell am See and the surrounding region await you throughout your stay. These stunning places offer far more than just things to do on a rainy day in Zell am See-Kaprun – they stand out as beautiful places for all ages. There’s so much to discover and experience throughout Salzburger Land. The following day trips from Zell am See for children and adults are essential for your holiday planning!



Race down into the valley at your own speed: dictate your own tempo on this year-round toboggan run in neighbouring Kaprun.

Sigmund-Thun Klamm


Bodies of water have made their way through the craggy rock over the course of centuries and millennia. Walking through the gorge is a real experience.

High mountain reservoirs


Feel the force of nature at dizzying heights. Walking on the dam and hiking around the reservoir opens up glorious views.


Zell am See

For hikers. For families. For ski mountaineers. For fun-seekers. The Schmittenhöhe is synonymous with wonderful holiday moments.



Glacier skiing far into the summer, unique ice landscapes and  likely the tallest panorama platform of the Alps can be found in the Kitzsteinhorn glacier region.

Indoor pool

Zell am See

The indoor pool is worth the trip in every weather. Swimmers of all ages can enjoy themselves even when it rains.

Tauern Spa


Spa meets family fun for all ages in the TAUERN SPA. As well as the sauna and relaxation areas and treatments, there are several fun areas inside the thermal spa.

Wildlife Park


Walk through natural scenery and sneak a peek at the diverse residents of the Alps – one of the best excursions from Zell am See!


High Alpine Road

One of the most popular day trips from Zell am See leads through seemingly endless turns to an altitude of 2,369 m. The mountain drive must be experienced!

Krimml Waterfalls


The almost unbelievable power of water becomes palpable along the individual falls. Learn more about the natural spectacle of the waterfalls in the WasserWelten information centre.

World of Ice Giants


There are frosty temperatures inside likely the largest accessible ice caves in the world, even at the height of summer. The ice is an experience in every holiday.

City of Salzburg


The city of Mozart is all about culture, shopping, family-friendly adventures and great cuisine.

High rope park

Saalbach Hinterglemm

Got a head for heights? The high rope park will whisk you away to dizzying heights, always safe and sound with full security measures. Balancing included!

Käpt’n Hook Adventure Pool

Saalbach Hinterglemm

Water fun all summer long – the Käpt’n Hook adventure pool is THE top destination for anyone who loves the water, regardless of age.

Tree top path

Saalbach Hinterglemm

Even the littlest guests will learn how to keep balance on the tree top path, accompanied by cool insights into the treetops.