Die Schmittenhöhe for day guests

The Schmittenhöhe for day guests

An unforgettable day on the “sun child” of the Alps

One day, a myriad of possibilities: The Schmitten in Zell am See-Kaprun is among the top excursion destinations of the Salzburger Land region. And there are lots of reasons for that – we’ve listed the top five for you! Find out more about the summer activities for day guests on Zell’s landmark mountain.

A hiking day on the Schmitten in the Salzburger Land region

Day guests who are light on their feet will find a true hiking paradise on Zell’s landmark mountain. Themed trails like the Mystical Forest and the Herb Trail or the High-Altitude Promenade are only three of several options for a hiking day on the Schmitten. Also don’t miss the Art on the Mountain and disc golf offers! Several huts and mountain restaurants are also open during the summer months for a tasty break while hiking.

If you’re exploring the Schmittenhöhe with the whole family, you won’t get around encountering Schmidolin, the Schmitten’s mascot. And that’s great! The Schmitten dragon awaits young hikers not only with a dragontastic Adventure World but also the “Baptism of Fire” family hike. That’s what makes a day trip to Zell am See tons of fun for little hikers as well!  

Five reasons for a day trip to Zell am See-Kaprun

You’d like to escape your daily routine? Clear your mind for a day, preferably in the Salzburger Land region? Then the Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See is your perfect destination for an excursion. Why? Among others, for the following five reasons: 

  • On the so-called “sun child” of the Alps, the weather usually shows up in its “sun day best”. 
  • With more than 30 three-thousand-metre summits and Lake Zell, you can look forward to incredible scenic views. 
  • The cable car ride up the mountain in the Porsche Design cable car is a true highlight in itself. 
  • The Schmitten offers special day tickets for individual guests and groups. 
  • The varied summer activity offers by far exceed just hiking. 

Exceptional moments on the Schmitten in summer

You’re looking for a little thrill and action? How about a visit to the E-Motocross Park? Alongside the actual course, it also has a beginner’s course for kids and newbies. Day guests wanting to experience the Schmitten from a bird’s eye view can do so while paragliding. Wouldn’t you love to do the same? 

A little slower-paced and more relaxed but equally unforgettable: a panorama boat tour on Lake Zell. It gives you the chance to see the Schmitten from a new and special perspective. 

Summer tickets for Zell’s landmark mountain

Up to the Schmittenhöhe, please! Preferably comfortably and effortlessly with a summer cable car ticket. Also check out the overview of all prices for hang-gliders and paraglides. Those who want to experience the Schmitten from the water can choose from various tickets for boat tours on Lake Zell. Experiencing the mountains AND the lake? That’s possible with the combo-tickets of the Schmitten and the Zell am See-Kaprun Summer Card. 

Vouchers for priceless mountain experiences

You know someone who’d get incredibly excited about a special day on the Schmittenhöhe? Wonderful! In the online voucher shop, you can purchase gift vouchers for the Schmittenhöhe. Perfect for unforgettable moments in the Salzburger Land region with your partner, friends or family!

Your journey to Schmitten joy

You’ve decided to pay the Schmitten a visit? That’s great! It’s located in the Zell am See region and thus right at the centre of the diverse Salzburger Land region. By car, bus or train – read more about the best options to come to the ski and hiking resort. We’ll tell you more about the parking options on site as well. That ensures a stress-free day on Zell’s landmark mountain. 

The Schmittenhöhe: current updates

How’s the weather going to be? Which lifts and cable cars are operating? Are there any special events happening on the Schmitten that day? All these questions you should have an answer to before you’re on your way to Zell am See-Kaprun. The Schmitten webcams offer valuable insights, too. Find out everything you need to know to make your day trip a resounding success …