Salzburg in summer

Places to visit

Sightseeing around Kaprun and Salzburg

Enjoy your holidays in Austria and discover the mountain landscape of Salzburgerland - fascinating nature and a big variety of outdoor fun. Even on rainy days it is worth visiting the attractions around the region.

Nature and culture

Whenever you come to Austria for a special holiday experience, be it summer or winter, don´t miss the beauty of the region. Plan your holidays in Zell am See-Kaprun! Zell am See is a beautiful town at the lake, surrounded by mountains. Some great places to visit near Kaprun are two landmarks – the Kitzsteinhorn glacier and the medieval castle.

Watching regional animals in a deer park

Visiting the deer park Ferleiten you can watch about 200 species of regional animals in their natural environment, an exciting experience for the whole familiy! Ferleiten comprises 15 hectares and includes a magnificent funpark for kids.  

>>> TIPP: Deer park Ferleiten is included in the Zell am See-Kaprun Card!

Visit the „Salzwelten“ and the so-called "white gold"

Trading with salt made Salzburg the wealthy, magnificent city of the prince archbishops you still see today. Hallein is the world´s oldest salt mine, which is open to visitors. The mine train carries you into the subterranean world of salt. Experience the heritage of Salzburg and don´t forget warm clothing!

Family fun - Amusement Park Straßwalchen

Welcome to a fairy-tale world with seven theme areas, action and exciting adventures. Over 50 different attractions are a source of excitement for every generation, guaranteeing that all of your dreams come true. Visit spectacular highlights from the dinosaurs to the castle grounds, enjoy the speed on a Formula 1 race track or a rollercoaster called the "Wild Train". Do not miss the 4 D cinema - even on rainy days you can visit most of the attractions which are indoor.

The Domquartier in Salzburg

The Domquartier is a magnificent, in 2014 opened complex comprising of a historic residence and cathedral, including the Benedictine Monastery of St. Peter. Learn about the story of the archbishops and rulers, the history of art and architecture. Take a walk to discover 2000 exhibits at 150.000 square meters and enjoy the great views upon the city from above.

Still looking for a shopping trip after sightseeing?

The elegant shopping streets bring to life the atmosphere of centuries past. Visit the old shops and the designer stores or even explore the Europapark, an attractive shopping center which you can easily reach by rail or bus. Most delicious Austrian products you will find in various cafés and restaurants!

Holidays with added value

Zell am See-Kaprun Card

Your trump card for more summertime fun second to none!
» Zell am See-Kaprun Card

Zell am See - Kaprun Card

from mid-May to end-October
the most diverse leisure activities in the Alps - all included in the price!

Zell am See - Kaprun Card

Hotel Tauernhof ****

Families Gschwandtner & Reinhart
Nikolaus-Gassner-Str. 9
5710 Kaprun

+43 6547 8235-0