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Lake Zell is a small freshwater lake in the Austrian Alps. It takes its name from the city of Zell am See, which is located on a small delta protruding into the lake. The lake is 4 kilometres long and 1.5 kilometres wide.

The National Park Gallery, a 360 metre long tunnel, explains exciting facts from the “Formation of the Hohe Tauern”, “Tauerngold” and”Crystal treasures”, “Permafrost” and “Technology by the Kitzsteinhorn”.

New Schmittenhohe Mountain Paths– The selection of hiking trails is vast. The Sisi Roundabout Trail, Schmitten’s shortest hiking trail, is dedicated to Austria’s former empress and is only about 2 km long. It takes you around the Schmitten summit, starts and finishes at the Elisabeth Chapel…

The Kitzsteinhorn is a mountain in the High Tauern range of the Central Eastern Alps in Austria. It is part of the Glockner Group and reaches a height of 3,203 m AA. The Kitzsteinhorn glaciers are a popular ski area.

National Park Hohe Tauern is one of the most superb landscapes on earth and is a Noah’s Ark for thousands of plant and animal species. However, it is also an oasis of tranquillity for nature-oriented people – a place for relaxation and discovery. The National Park spans 1800 km² and is located in Tyrol, Carinthia and Salzburg.