Hiking in Zell am See
Hiking holidays in the Salzburg region
The mountains around Zell am See offer hiking enthusiasts a perfect choice of routes covering all difficulty levels. From the Schmitten, the local Zell mountain, you can enjoy views across the whole valley and the wonderful mountain backdrop of the Salzburg and Tyrolean Alps – from Lake Zell to the sparkling Kitzsteinhorn glacier.
Romantic alpine meadows packed with herbs and flowers, together with mountain lakes, invite you to linger for a while and daydream. Hikers can find sustenance in the quaint alpine cabins and guest houses offering regional delicacies. Whether you choose a simple taster tour, or a hike focused around herbs, music or the 4 lakes - there is a wide variety of guided tours for beginners and passionate hikers.
Anyone wishing to get even closer to the glorious blue sky will also find a range of climbing routes covering all difficulty levels, where both novices and experienced mountaineers can have fun and challenge themselves.
Put on your rucksack and let’s go!