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Spectacular Cable Car Journey to Stunning Views from the Top

We were blessed with very fine weather in mid October and managed to catch one of the last cable... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
Morning Visit

Haven't been to Zell-am-See for about 30 years and so took the opportunity whilst in the area to... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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The Schmitten in Zell am See provides numerous offers on the mountain as well as on lake Zell. In summertime and in wintertime the focus is on the topics sport, family, panorama view, enjoyment & art.
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Zell am See 5700, Austria
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

We were blessed with very fine weather in mid October and managed to catch one of the last cable cars before the shutdown. The 2000m rise in the cablecar was impressive and smooth. We enjoyed a hot drink at the mountain-top café and soaked up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Haven't been to Zell-am-See for about 30 years and so took the opportunity whilst in the area to take this cable car up to the top and look down on the town and area. Wonderful weather made the views perefect and whilst there was a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

We had a Summer card which paid for the cable car to see this mountain. The views were spectacular as was the weather. The locals said it was unusually hot and the lack of rainy days was a bonus. Be prepared for wet weather if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank holidayman50
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Took bus from centre of town and then cable car to top. Lovely walks and the view of the town and lake was incredible.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillisaac
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We visited This mountain twice. There are many options to navigating your way to the top that include cable cars, chair lifts and walking. Worth the time.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Nice cable car to go and see a magnificent view for zell Am see U can use city card to enter free Some restaurants and cofeshops on the top

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Azizalkhoori
Reviewed 5 September 2018

nice cable car up the mountain where you can take a range of trails - we went through the forest to take a cable down to Zell am Zee

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank swift314
Reviewed 2 September 2018

shortish ski lift from Zell am See and at top can take easy paths with great views around the top or walk down

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ashley465
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Went up here free as our hotel gave us a Summer Card' once up the mountain there plenty of walking trails a restaurant and even a small picturesque church.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank _frankf1945
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Traveled as a family with a toddler. The cable car is quite accessible with strollers as well. Design is sleek!( it's by posche). Ascent is steep which is cool for young kids! Views of Lake Zell from the top are beautiful!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rashi G
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Vanessa D
13 July 2018|
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Response from MrCJCG | Reviewed this property |
Virtualy all the trails in the area are free, some exceptions are clearly marked, but there are vast walking and hiking opportunities in the area. The town has a tourist info place (Kaprun / Zell am Zee) where you can get... More
15 April 2018|
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Response from A A | Reviewed this property |
There are ski buses you can take. The link is here Go to kitzsteinhorn.at/en/skiing-resort/service/ski-bus