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! 

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 …


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. 

Your ride up the mountain in the Porsche Design cable car or, in winter, in one of the Jukeboxx cable cars is a special highlight in itself … 

Skiing pleasure à la carte on Zell’s landmark mountain

The tasty dishes on the Schmittenhöhe make you swoon and so do the varied days on the slopes? Winter sports fans can give in to pure skiing pleasure – both during the day and at night. What characterises a winter holiday in Zell am See alongside the amazing offers for slope enthusiasts? Many hours of sunshine and guaranteed snow! Experience a colourful winter programme for every taste in this part of the Salzburger Land region. 

Perfectly groomed slopes at the ski resort as well as snowshoe hikes and ski tours promise unforgettable moments of pleasure for all ages 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

Culinary events on the Schmittenhöhe

Neben dem regulären Kulinarik-Angebot können sich Gourmets auf der Schmitten in Zell am See durch erlesene Specials kosten. So bieten die

Alongside the standard culinary offers, gourmets can taste their way through several select specials on the Schmitten in Zell am See. For instance, on Sundays at noon, the chefs of the mountain restaurants offer a unique culinary feast. On the so-called “Pinzga Tag”, everything revolves around the flavours of the region – with a special menu and traditional delicacies from the Pinzgau. 

In March, Zell’s landmark mountain is characterised by wine tasting and skiing pleasure. Because that’s exactly what the event “Red Turns – Enjoying wine at 2,000 m” is all about. Swap your ski poles for a wine glass and enjoy the fine wines of vintners from the Mittelburgenland region. From January to March, you can also hit the slopes in small groups at 07:00 during a “Ski’n’Brunch” – inside tips from the management and guides included!

Find out more about the culinary events on the Schmittenhöhe … 


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! 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!