Discover the diversity of Austria

Your vacation leads to Zell am See? That's great! In the region around Kaprun, in the Salzburg region, you will find numerous excursion destinations, activities and sights just waiting to be discovered by you. Here we present the most beautiful excursion destinations near Zell am See. Animals, fun, nature, the Alps, glaciers, the lake, sports, SPA & wellness - experience the diversity of Austria.

The Wild- & Adventure Ferleiten is one of the most beautiful excursion destinations in the Zell am See region near Kaprun. It is also an ideal destination for families. Experience over 200 animals in the wildlife park and enjoy the great views of the impressive landscape of the Hohen Tauern National Park. One of the highlights is that you will find our wolves and bears in one facility - just like in the great outdoors. Explore with your children the petting zoo and the exhibition pavilion of the Hohe Tauern National Park. Guided tours are also possible.






Experience a breathtaking mountain panorama on our guided golf cart tour and discover the Hohe Tauern National Park in a relaxed way. You can watch marmots, be impressed by the waterfalls and be enchanted by the beautiful flora.



Excursion destinations in Zell am See

Zell am See excursion destination -
Wildlife & Adventure Park Ferleiten

Zell am See mit Kindern

Amusement park Zell am See

In addition, your children can have a lot of fun on 20,000 square meters in the adjacent adventure park. This includes climbing, hopping, riding and much more. Action is guaranteed in the adventure park near Zell am See - also for adults. The Wild & Adventure Park Ferleiten is an ideal destination even for bad weather, because many activities are also possible in the indoor game room.



With so much discovery, everyone can get a bite. Our restaurant is the perfect place for that. Enjoy the different view of the beautiful mountains from the panoramic terrace. If you want to have a fast snack, you will surely find strength in our kiosk. At the end of each day, you can buy a gift for your home in the souvenir shop.

Destination Hohe Tauern National Park

Hiking around the Ferleiten zoo

If you want to discover nature, then use the adventure trail to the waterfall called Schleierfall. The trail is ideal for the whole family. It takes about 2 hours to walk to the waterfall. If you follow the circular route, you will also reach the Walcher Hochalm, where you are guaranteed a view of the mountains of the Hohe Tauern. You can then have a bite in our restaurant.

Excursion destination Großglockner High Alpine Road

Another popular destination near Zell am See is the Großglockner High Alpine Road. This is one of the most beautiful pass roads in Europe. For good reason: beautiful natural landscapes are waiting for you! It is an experience for young and old. Hiking is particularly popular there. You can find hiking trails for all levels of difficulty on site. The Großglockner High Alpine Road is open from the beginning of May to the beginning of November.

The mountain Großglockner

With a height of 3,798 m, the Großglockner is the highest mountain in Austria and one of the most famous landmarks in the country. It currently covers 180 km² of glacial ice and is home to many plants and animals. These include e.g. Ibex and marmots. Hike around the Großglockner and let yourself be inspired by the numerous waterfalls, reservoirs and of course the Alps.


Attractions in Zell am See

Zell am See excursions

In the Zell am See - Kaprun region you can also find beautiful views. This includes e.g. Kaprun Castle and Fischhorn Castle.
Lake Zell is also worth a visit on the same vacation.

There are many attractions to experience around Kaprun both in summer and winter. In summer you can go to the Ferleiten Wildlife Park and the Grossglockner High Alpine Road and in winter skiing is waiting for you! This is e.g. possible on the Kitzsteinhorn or on the Schmittenhöhe. For wellness & SPA there are of course many opportunities in the Zell am See region. A trip to Salzburg and the Krimml waterfalls are also recommended. If you see Zell am See-Kaprun like a falcon from above, you will do tandem paragliding with Falken Air.

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Top excursion destinations near Zell am See

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