Whats happening in and around Zell am See and Kaprun
Tauern Spa in Kaprun! just superb!!All year round you can enjoy all the advantages the Tauern Spa in Kaprun will be offering! Enjoy panoramaic saunas, a brine (salt) swimming pool, a glazed exterior pool, and aroma steam bath, saunas, steam rooms, as well as a large restaurant and bar area.
There is also a 25-metre swimming poo, slide, children's play areal and a gym.
The 'Spa Treatment' section has beauty experts to pamper you with exclusive treatments and massages.
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For those who like traditional golf the golf club of Kaprun and Zell am See comes highly recommended, with the added benefit of not one but two 18 hole golf course
KAPRUN CHEESE FESTIVAL
The Kaprun Cheese festival event is becoming a popular favourite, with blue-veined cheese, cottage cheese or hard cheese. It runs for a full week a very with aromas drifting through the village of streets of Kaprun. Normally it is held held in the middle of September for the cheese connoisseurs , the quiet little village of Kaprun is turning into the longest cheese counter in the Pinzgau!!!. The traditionally popular freash milk product from Pinzgau is at the center of everyone's attention.
A very special experience is guaranteed when 120 years of choir tradition meet the unequalled acoustics of Zell am See town square. The Christmas concert of 'Liedertafel Zell am See' choir in the medieval town square, is supremely atmospheric, and will bring shivers down your spine. The choir of bass, tenors and baritone, bring the square alive in the winter.
THE VOLVO ICE CAMP
It is becoming a regular feature the 'Volvo Ice Camp' it invites visitors to take a look at this amazing igloo world, covering more than 10,000 square metres high up on the Kitzsteinhorn. The main igloo which is twelve metres in diameter and is connected with many other snow huts opens its doors.
Inside the ice bar and ice lounge you can enjoy a cheese fondue, hot tea or perhaps some warming schnapps. Activities include an outside climbing tower, night hiking and various music events in the camp. You can even stay overnight until April, sleeping in one of the cosy and romantic igloos.
KITZSTEINHORN MELLOW PARK
Three top Snowparks at snow guaranteed 2.500 and 2.900 metres - this is a real mecca for snowboarders and free skiers on an area of 30.000 m² and with more than 70 obstacles. More information about every obstacle, the park maps and the actual videos and photos can be foundfreely on the web. The set up change from year to year.
BP hot air balloon trophy competition -end of January Hot Air Ballooning
BP Ballonn fesival in Kaprun and Zell am See.
Floating above snow-covered mountain tops in a basket: By now, the colorful spectacle is already taking place for the 3o something time: more than 35 balloonist teams are starting in the BP Gas Balloon Trophy to show what they can do with their multi-coloured balls of heat in the sky. People who are not satisfied with just watching can climb into one of the baskets themselves to explore every spot of the region from hundreds of meters of altitude. The 'nights of the glowing balloons' are the visual highlights of this week.
Zell am See Christmas Market - Nov / Dec
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Snow Night skiing - Boarding
For about eight weeks Wednesdays are special days for snowboarders and Freeskiers: till middle of March snowboard nights take place every Wednesday from 8 p.m. On the piste at cityXpress, boarders and free skiers are showing their skills with their boards beneath their feet. The snowboard and freestyle show also guarantees breath-taking action. Here spectators can marvel at lots of jumps and stunts. The evening events are completed by music from the DJ and a brilliant fireworks display.
SKI AND GOLF Championships - May
A fantastic combination: Giant Slalom at the white Kitzsteinhorn and golf in the green valley.
Starting with giant slalom at the Kitzsteinhorn and golf on the following days on the golf course in Zell am See Kaprun.
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