The Europa Sportregion Zell am See - Kaprun is one of the most beautiful and visited areas of Austria within the borders of the federal state of Salzburg. Here, in the northern part of the Alps, at an altitude of 800 to 3000 m above sea level, there is no talk of snow - it is guaranteed. The winter season in the region lasts from November to the end of April. But thanks to the proximity of the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier, skiing is possible all year round.
The main advantages of the European sports region are perfectly prepared tracks and well-thought-out infrastructure. This is a great place for family holidays, as well as for beginners and advanced skiers.
The European sports region offers more than 60 ski lifts for holidaymakers; more than 130 km of ski slopes of all levels of difficulty - from educational and simple "blue" to interesting "red" and "black"; 200 km of flat track; luge slopes, more than 10 ski schools, including for children. Almost all the slopes are suitable for snowboarding.
But not only is the region famous for its excellent skiing opportunities. All the conditions are created here for 30 kinds of sports. It's a real paradise for outdoor enthusiasts. More than 30 indoor and outdoor tennis courts, squash and horse riding, 36 golf courses, bowling, gyms, indoor swimming pools, saunas, parachute and paraglider flights and much more are at guests' disposal.
The most popular resorts in the region - Zel am See (757 m) and Kaprun (786 m) - enjoy the pleasure of rest in any weather and at any time of year.