the Schmittenhöhe for pleasure seekers

The Schmittenhöhe for pleasure seekers

Enjoy your holiday to the fullest

The unique mountain panorama, Lake Zell and a view of the nearby glaciers guarantee diverse moments of pleasure on the Schmittenhöhe. Be it sporty joys, culinary treats or musical delights – the Schmitten in Zell am See is perfect for pleasure seekers of all kinds! 

Moments of pleasure in Zell am See-Kaprun

Visit the Schmittenhöhe and enjoy your time-out in the Salzburger Land region to the fullest! As soon as you see the exceptional summit panorama, you’ll realise: it can’t get any better! Arrive, enjoy and consciously experience the moment – Zell’s landmark mountain offers countless opportunities to do so. 

The culinary year on the Schmitten

No matter the season: The Schmittehöhe in Zell am See tastes amazing! Delicious and diverse food is an important part of every great holiday for you? Thanks to numerous mountain restaurants and huts, every gourmet will find what they crave. Hearty Kasnockn from the Pinzgau, a juicy steak or homemade Bauernkrapfen? Savour all the different delicacies that await you on Zell’s backyard mountain! 

Your mouth is already watering? These culinary venues are open for you on the Schmitten …


Hiking pleasure year-round in the Salzburger Land region

What a look into the select hiking tips for the Schmitten tells you? That in Zell am See, variety is on the hiking menu! It doesn’t matter whether the culinary, cultural or athletic aspect is most important to you when hiking. Choose your preferred trail – no matter the season – and find out more about the Schmittenhöhe as the place to be for pleasure-loving hikers. 

Highly recommended: well-deserved relaxation breaks on the spacious sun decks of the mountain huts and restaurants

Boat tours on Lake Zell as a special treat

You’d like to experience the Schmittehöhe from a slightly different perspective? How about a boat tour on Lake Zell? As you quietly and calmly glide over the water, the surrounding mountains will take your breath away. Different charter ships are also available for special events. Look forward to moments filled with pleasure in Zell am See-Kaprun! 

Good to know: You can head out onto Lake Zell in spring and winter as well. Set the mood for peaceful holidays during an Easter cruise or a romantic Advent cruise. 

Art on the Mountain for art lovers

The “Art on the Mountain” project on the Schmitten in Zell am See is living proof of how well nature and the arts go together. A total of 27 works of art are waiting to be discovered. Many of them can be found along the 4 Lakes Art Hike. The synergy of mountains, lakes and culture is just what you were looking for? Find your personal holiday joy in the Salzburger Land region! 

By the way: For a bit of culture on bad-weather days, we recommend a visit to the “Areit1400” and “90 years of tradition & innovation” exhibitions. 

Pleasurable views of Zell am See

Let both your gaze and your mind wander. Unwind and centre yourself. That sounds like the ultimate pleasure to you? Then consider yourself lucky because there are countless locations with an incredible view on Zell’s landmark mountain! More than 30 three-thousand-metre summits and Lake Zell guarantee exceptional scenic views and many unforgettable holiday moments. 

You don’t have your camera at hand but definitely want to take some pictures in front of this breath-taking backdrop? Then go ahead – you can do so at the two Photo Points at Schmitten Café and Sonnkogel Restaurant!

Vouchers and tickets for countless moments of pleasure

Give away moments filled with joy and pleasure – with vouchers for the Schmittenhöhe in Zell am See-Kaprun! Or just treat yourself to one of the many adventure cards for an incredible summer in the Salzburger Land region. If you want to experience the region in summer and in winter, you can opt for one of the two 365 ALPIN CARDs. These seasonal tickets are available in our online shop and will definitely make the hearts of all pleasure-loving skiers beat faster. 

Three, two, one – pleasure! Enjoy your time on Zell’s landmark mountain to the fullest!