Zell am See has it all for a perfect holiday
Having both the lake and mountains on your door step means there’s plenty to do.
You’ll find Zell am See sandwiched between the Hohe Tauern National Park and Lake Zell - offering a mountain backdrop, lakeside relaxation and a cultured village.
Tourists and holidaymakers from all over the world have been visiting Zell since 1875 and today its one of Austria most popular summer resorts.
And it’s not really a surprise once you see the place. Having both the lake and mountains on your door step means there’s plenty to do.
You can hike the Schmittenhöhe and Maiskogel peaks - which are easily accessible by foot or cable car and well worth the trip for the views alone.
Or, if you’d rather get your feet wet, then Lake Zell has a wealth of water sports such as sailing and waterskiing.
Even more popular is simply dipping your toes in the water and watching the world go by.
In the historic town centre is St. Hippolyte's church, one of the oldest buildings from the Pinzgau region.
From here you can take a stroll through the cobble lined streets with plenty of friendly cafes, bars and shops to occupy your time.
Crystal Summer offers holidays that are set amongst some of Europe's most stunning locations - with awe-inspiring mountains, beautiful beaches and peaceful lakes as a back-drop to your fantastic summer holiday.