Kaprun is internationally renowned for it’s year-round skiing and traditional Austrian charm. It’s a great resort for those looking for a quieter alternative to nearby Zell am See. With access to the Kitzsteinhorn glacier, all of our ski property for sale in Kaprun benefits from great summer and winter skiing!
The historic glacier town of Kaprun partners with Zell am See to form the Europa-Sportregion which is one of the prime tourism destinations in Austria. Located in the Salzburg Province, this traditional village has plenty of charm with lovely little shops and restaurants, as well as one of the best après-ski clubs in the region. It also hosts a superb new spa which was completed in 2011.
Kaprun sits at the foot of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier. At a height of 3,200m, the glacier provides guaranteed snow in winter or summer for year round skiing.
There are also over 130km of groomed pistes in the region and only five minutes away is Zell am See with its beautiful lake which is fantastic for swimming and leisurely boating trips in summer and even skating in the winter. Kaprun is easily accessible at only 85 minutes from Salzburg airport, 2 hours from Innsbruck and 2 hours 30 minutes from Munich Airport. Our ski property for sale in Kaprun is also accessible from Zell am See by train.
The Europa-Sportregion has over 130km of groomed pistes on offer with plenty of great runs for skiers and snowboarders of all abilities. With 51km of blue runs, 58km of red runs and 29km of black runs, there are lots of scenic pistes for you to explore.
Skiing down through the beautiful snow-capped trees lets you truly enjoy the fantastic views over Lake Zell. There are many welcoming Alpine huts dotted across the mountainsides, offering a traditional table service and great hearty food.
All of our ski property for sale in Kaprun benefits from an incredible 10 months of skiing. This is thanks to the snow covered slopes of the Kitzsteinhorn glacier at altitudes over 3,000m. Thanks to its location this is also an extremely popular cross-country skiing destination with 200km of trails. The region’s modern lift system ensures minimal queues and with night skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing and romantic horse drawn sleigh rides, all the best winter activities can be found here. For an adrenaline rush you could always try heli-skiing or even ice climbing.
The ski bus runs from Kaprun to the Kitzsteinhorn glacier every 15 minutes. Alternatively, from the bus station in the valley you can take the Glacier Jet, cable cars or chair lifts directly to the summit.
With glacier, mountains and the lake to enjoy, Zell am See-Kaprun is one of the Alps’ best loved summer destinations. The beautiful dual season resort of Kaprun lies just below the majestic 3,203m Kitzsteinhorn peak while Zell am See reaches down from the mountains to the very edge of the lake, with spectacular views over the crystal clear waters.
For snowsport fans who can’t wait for the next ski season to get their fix, Kaprun offers summer skiing on its famous glacier! There are also guided tours to the summit of Kitzsteinhorn Mountain where you can experience the phenomenal views of Austria’s tallest peaks.
The region is also great for hiking and cycling with cable cars taking you up the mountainsides in summer so you can walk or freewheel back down whilst stopping off for refreshments at one of the many Alpine huts. Zell am See is perfect for Alpine summers as you can swim in the warm lake, take leisurely boat trips and enjoy plenty of other water activities including diving, fishing and water skiing.
Our ski property for sale in Kaprun benefits from numerous other summer activities for all the family including tennis, horse riding, paragliding, rafting, rock climbing, caving and sightseeing flights. There are two 18-hole championship golf courses nearby, the Par-72 Zell am See course and a Par-73 course in Kaprun. Both are located in the sunny Salzach Valley with amazing mountain views of the Hohe Tauern National Park.
If you would like to see any of the ski property we have for sale in Kaprun, we would be delighted to arrange a viewing for you. Please see our visiting Austria page and then either email us at email@example.com or call on +44 (0) 207 935 5132
We have representatives in all the resorts we sell in who would be delighted to meet you and show you around. Simply let us know which dates you have in mind and we can help organise everything for you.
For more useful information on buying a ski chalet or apartment in Austria, see our buyers guide or FAQ’s which will explain the purchasing procedure and costs involved. If you are considering your purchase as an investment then check out our investment guide which will give you information on rental incomes and the possible tax advantages.