Activities

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:

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/austria/tirol/hohe-tauern-national-park

Kitzsteinhorn – National Park HOHE TAUERN
www.kitzsteinhorn.at/gipfelwelt-3000

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

http://bummelzug-zellamsee.at/index.php?navi=0

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

http://www.oldtimer-museum.at/  

Salzburg – discover the old green city

http://www.salzburg.info/en/

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

http://eisriesenwelt.at/en/home.html 

Grossclockner Hochalpenstrasse – Kaprun – The highest mountain in Austria

http://www.grossglockner.at/ 

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

 5671 Fusch a. d. Glocknerstraße 

http://www.wildpark-ferleiten.at

Searching for gold  – http://www.goldsuchen.at/

Salt mines – Salzburg – Why Salzburg is called Salzburg.

http://www.salzwelten.at/en/home/ 

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

http://www.golf-zellamsee.at/en

Fishing

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”.

http://www.grossglockner-zellersee.info/en/sommer/activities/detailseiten/fishing/ or www.sbg.at/simeba/

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.

http://www.kaprun-burgi.at

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.

http://www.zellamsee-kaprun.com/en/activities/bike

Fitness – even during your holidays in Kaprun  

www.injoy-kaprun.at

Rafting and Canyoning – wild water activities, always a challenge

http://www.kaprun-burgi.at

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

http://www.verbund.com/tm/en/kaprun-high-altitude-reservoirs

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

www.klammkaprun.at

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

For information check out the websites:

http://www.kitzlochklamm.at/

http://www.wasserfaelle-krimml.at/  the largest waterfall in Europa

http://www.liechtensteinklamm.at/

and than there is the hydro power plant at Kaprun.

http://www.tauerntouristik.at/

Quad & Rally kart – Glemmy.at – For all ages – all weather – always FUN

http://www.glemmy.at/relaunch/index.php

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

www.maiskogel.at/en.html

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

http://www.porsche-reitclub.at/