Arrive Zell an See and travel through the beautiful landscapes of the Austrian Alps - stunning mountain ranges, picturesque alpine towns and colorful meadows. Arrive at your hotel. Refresh. Lunch on your own.
In the early afternoon, enjoy a boat tour around the crystal clear Lake Zell on board the "MS Schmittenhöhe and enjoy memorable views of the surrounding villages and the stunning landscape. You can also enjoy coffee and cake specialties on board. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Zell am See
Breakfast. On your own, take a local bus from Zell am See to visit the Kitzsteinhorn glacier with its unique Peakworld 3000. Enjoy amazing views from the highest platform in Salzburg province, the "Top of Salzburg", and see a breathtaking film in the Cinema 3000 as well as the National Park Gallery built right into the mountain. Later, taste some culinary treats of Austrian cuisine at the peak restaurant and return to your hotel.
This evening enjoy a spectacular water, music, light and laser show, the "Magic Lake Show" which attracts thousands of visitors every year. The Thursday and Sunday shows reflect different musical themes. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3 : Zell am See
Breakfast. Today take a local bus to the Schmittenhöhe with the Porsche Design cable car -a real highlight. Enjoy the stunning view on top of more than 30 mountains above 3000 meters. Visit the Elisabeth Chapel, built in 1904 when the Empress spent her summer in Zell am See-Kaprun. For lunch, enjoy a hearty meal and delicious sweets at one of he numerous mountain huts. You can also explore the region's unique flora and fauna on various hiking tours.
In the afternoon take a walk through the city center of Zell am See full of good restaurants, cafes and beautiful shops. Visit the church and the museum in the "Kastnerturm," the oldest building in Zell am See. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Zell am See
Breakfast. Take a local bus for your excursion to the "Kesselfall-Alpenhaus" up to the famous High Alpine Reservoirs. After a 20-minute drive through the alpine landscape and a complex tunnel system, arrive at 2040 meters. Enjoy amazing views of the surroundings and visit a museum dealing with the interconnection between electricity & ice. Enjoy gastronomic delights next to the impressive dam wall or follow a hiking path (about 30 min) to "Fürthermoar Alm" a mountain hut, for typical Austrian dishes and desserts.
Return to your hotel and check out in time to leave Zell am See by train for Salzburg or Munich.