Zell am See is always a special holiday experience, no matter if summer or winter. Explore the Castle of Werfen (in winter only photo stop) and the town of Zell am See, ancient sites and spectacular scenery in secret areas of Austria on that tour to Zell am See.
After your Salzburg hotel pickup, this 7-hour day tour will take you to the castle of Werfen from the 11th century. Located right in the Salzach River Valley that village is off the beaten tracks and also away from all the famous Salzburg tourist destinations. The tour through the castle will take 1 hour (only in summer), after that you will enjoy the beauty of the mountains and nature on your way along the Salzach River to the highlight of that tour, Zell am See located right at the lake and surrounded by mountains.
You will have 2 ½ hours on your own to explore Zell am See, do a boat ride on the lake or explore Zell am See’s local mountain, the “Schmittenhoehe” at an elevation of 6600 feet.
The return drive back to Salzburg will take you via St. Johann, Bischofshofen and Hallein.