Excursions and activities in summer

Due to its close proximity to the European sports region with the world-famous towns of Zell am See and Kaprun, Bruck offers a wide range of sports and leisure opportunities.

Sport and fun in the Salzburg regionGroßglockner, the highest mountain in Austria, is in the immediate vicinity of our apartment

  • Bruck is the starting point of the Grossglockner High Alpine Road – the place is right at the foot of the highest mountain in Austria.
  • The Großglockner – in the heart of the Hohe Tauern – an unforgettable experience.

For cyclists:

  • Forcing the Großglockner (Austria’s highest mountain) is for
    Cyclists and mountain bikers is one of the greatest challenges
  • Pinzgau cycle path – 1200 km

Water sports:

  • Relax at the Zeller See – only 3.5 km away one of the bathing beaches invites you – drinking water quality – boat rental – sailing school – surfing school
  • Rafting center in Taxenbach

Glacier skiing on the Kitzsteinhorn

Tennis & Golf:

  • Tennis courts in town – in Zell am See, Kaprun
  • Golf: two 18-hole championship courses in Zell am See – the largest golf course in the Austrian Alps

Hiking & climbing

Hiking trails – alpine climbing – zoo – children’s adventure park in Ferleiten approx. 15 km)


  • Paragliding – hang gliding in Zell am See – the Pinzgau is one of the best cross-country flight areas in Austria
  • Skydiving – flight school in Zell am See
  • Alpine sightseeing flight with glider pilot
  • Go-kart open-air track Meissner in Leogang – 400 m open-air kart track, floodlights, rental overalls, helmets


  • The Krimml Waterfalls (approx. 50 km – the largest waterfalls in Europe)
  • The Kitzlochklamm near Taxenbach
  • The Tauern power plant with its reservoirs in Kaprun
  • The state capital Salzburg (approx. 90 km) with museums, churches, fortress, zoo, Hellbrunn, Mozart’s birthplace, festivals, theater, concerts, etc.
  • Local museums and mines, various exhibitions
    and events
  • The Salzburger Land is located in the center of Austria – the provincial capitals such as Innsbruck and Vienna are easily accessible.