There is plenty to do among the high mountains of Austria, for adults and for kids, both in the summer and in the winter, actively and passively. Check out:

Kitzsteinhorn – National Park HOHE TAUERN

Road train – Zell am See – interesting sightseeing tour around the Zellersee – both summer and winter

Oldtimermuseum – Kaprun – the oldtimer-nerd will drool – more than 200 impressive vehicles from the past  

Salzburg – discover the old green city

The icecold wonder world  – Salzburg – The largest ice cave in the world 

Grossclockner Hochalpenstrasse – Kaprun – The highest mountain in Austria 

Wild- & Freizeitpark Ferleiten –  the ZOO and fun for the kids

 5671 Fusch a. d. Glocknerstraße

Searching for gold  –

Salt mines – Salzburg – Why Salzburg is called Salzburg. 

Playing golf –  Kaprun / Zell am See – Between Kaprun, Zell am See and the mountains – 18 holes – first class relaxation


For those who like to relax and fish at the same time there are lakes where you can fish with a normal rod. There is a lake near Grossglockner. Otherwise active fly fishing for the “pro’s”. or

Sturdeon and trout
On the way to Saalfelden, North of Zell am See, turn off at the sign Haid, where there is a fishing pond where one can fish for Sturgeon and Trout. Catch guaranteed. For information contact the care takers at Landhuis Anke.

Walking with LAMAS & ALPACAS – Great for all ages

Tandem Paragliding – Looking at the Austrian Alps with a bird view while hanging under a sailing mattress with an experienced instructor and for an acceptable price.

Cycling – on road and off road

Kaprun – Zell am See, dozens of routes for pro’s and for amateurs, on the road or through the terrain, even routes for e-bikes, you cab bring your own bike or rent one locally.

Fitness – even during your holidays in Kaprun

Rafting and Canyoning – wild water activities, always a challenge

Hochgebirgsstauseen  – Kaprun  –  All about the power of water and the reservoirs

Sigmund-Thun KLAMM – visit the GORGE with the entire family and discover the power of water

In addition there are a number of other “klamms” in the area.

For information check out the websites:  the largest waterfall in Europa

and than there is the hydro power plant at Kaprun.

Quad & Rally kart – – For all ages – all weather – always FUN

Maiskogel-Kaprun –  the mountain for the family with the MAISIFLITZER

Horseback riding – Kaprun / Zell am See – Summer and Winter – All ages, inside and outside, also sledge rides.