Kaprun is always known for its scenic beauty and also this place has so many historical places. This beautiful place is basically a small town that exists in Austria ruled by its own government. More or less we all love to travel. Spending our time with our loved ones or with family making our holiday trip so memorable.
On the other hand, there is some section of people exist who were love to visit these places to end up their curiosity by knowing about all of its mysterious places. The unique structured castles and some great innovative building, sculpture, and natures fabulous creation all these things make this place the best tourism spots for the travel lovers.
Another important thing which we crave most is good food. So, let’s know more about Kaprun‘s greatest tourist spots and also about their specialties. The best places where you must go if you are searching for some great place as your next holiday destination.
About the place
In this small and beautiful town, there are some other attractions is Kitzsteinhorn which will take ten minutes to go from the valley station is absolutely breath taking. Kitzsteinhorn glacier always attracts the tourist most. The mountain is fully covered with ice which existing above 3000 meters from the sea level. We all love to break the barrier sometimes and crave some adventurous things which will fill our soul. This is the ultimate place to make your holiday so super special and memorable too.
For all the tourists or for whom are already addicted to adventure, such great sports are also available here which will give you the adrenalin rush full time and will make your dream come true for sure. One of them is skiing. This legendary place has so many off-piste sky routes to get the most out of it.
Here you will find various kinds of snowboards. Each and every board is different from one another. The aviation of skying and hiking is like total fun and value for money. Also to get the unique views from the top of the hill must try these once. Spring and autumn is the best time if you have an attraction for skiing.
Because this time the glacier looks more attractive especially when the sunrise fall in the glacier it completely looks like heaven and surely nobody in this world exists till now who want to miss these scenic beauty and snow fight. These diversify glaciers will completely give you all the adventures and adrenaline rush that time especially if you are thinking about skiing. Every inclined turn and from there you can fill the whole glacier-like how it looks like. For all the bikers, the greatest bike trails are also available here.
Tauern Spa Center
Tauern spa is created in 2010 on the top of this glacier which also consider as the world’s second-largest spa. If you can spend a day in this glacier, you will be witnessed in this beautiful resort and spa center on the top of the glacier. This spa center will provide you a spa, therapy, massages, a steam bath that will also help you to reduce the joint pain.
Tauern spa will also provide you pools. Indoor and outdoor both are available here. So guys must come in Kitzsteinhorn and try all these adventurous sports, spa, some good food on the resort which will give you a trial of this places specialty and be a part of such a memorable moment by spending a night in this wonderful glacier.
About the Museum
The Old-timer museum is another absolutely stunning attraction of Kaprun. This beautiful museum is located in Kaprun’s one of the beautiful hotel. Previous centuries fall down with time. Existing all those unique buildings fell down and get structured with the new one.
This museum is basically collect all kinds of previous vehicles of old times. The old featured car, truck, bicycle variety kinds of vehicles you can see here. Bit of them you will find with some scratch. Old model featured vehicles will surely remind you into eighteenth centuries for some time. A trip or holiday is basically fun for all of the travel lovers.
Some people making their holidays by laying down on the bed with their spouse or family with some great local food. On the other hand, some people’s preference is to actively participate in all kinds of adventurous sports, games, all the attractive spots of that place. You will find several floors if you look around properly some special pieces are here consider as rare collection.
Those car structures and features are absolutely stunning. All the details about the different sections of the cars will find written beside each and every collection. So, whenever you came to Austria make sure that this old-timer museum in Kaprun shouldn’t miss out.
About the place
Familienberg Maiscogel mostly attracts the tourists for its outdoor activities, local cuisines, and for its scenic beauty. Winter skiing is the main attraction of this place. Started from kids to mid-age every person will be able to try skiing. There are no inclined ways, only one straight broader way where you all can follow your family members and enjoy the snow fight with your broader community.
Geographic location and the specialties
Geographically it is located in the middle part of Kaprun. The alpine coaster is one of the places where you can stay in a unique cottage. Per day cost is very budget-friendly and also this place is not only open in summer. In winter also all the tourists will get the same facilities and some special cuisines are here which only will be available in the winter season. The specialty of their local dishes will change your test buds.
Another attraction of Maiscogel is fast sledding. Winter, summer doesn’t matter here anytime you can try this. This sledding session has lots of turns, lows and highs every moment is very interesting and existing. Sledding will give you an overview of the whole mountain. Kids are not allowed, this ride is only for adults. Some turns or lows are so super exciting .after the ride; you will get some facilities also here.
If any kind of medical emergency arises still you and your family will be safe. Some basic medical check-ups and medicine are available here throughout the year. So that you or your family stay safe and secure and enjoy the whole trip without any suffering. Visiting the place and testing the local and special dishes will make your trip worthy.
About the place
The main attraction of Hochgebirgsstauseen is nature’s creation. It will completely fill your soul. The temperature of this place is average. The main attraction of this place is some dangerous waterfall and mountain ranges which is absolutely breathtaking. So many tunnels are here and whenever you came out to this tunnel, sometimes the road ends and turn.
Which can be dangerous if you do not carefully deal with this. Every single road of these places has so many turns but it’s actually very exciting. Must follow every single path because it’s very easy to get lost. All of the roads in this place is really very confusing. If possible then try to mark especially if you are going with a huge team. When the travel team gets larger its Lil bit tuff to keep a headcount or follow actually.
I hope you will remember the point and whenever you are come to visit this place you will be well prepared.
The things that make this place attractive
Hochgebirgsstauseen is famous because various kinds of the structured mountain are only available here. Usually, if you travel some of the places at least you will surely know that every place has some specific featured mountain. But only in Kaprun’s Hochgebirgsstauseen is one popular place where the road is designed with one side mountains which are covered with full of snow and ice.
Another side, you will get the mountain only. Some are semi broke, where some of them are full of greenery. In the most midway is filled with water. The whole weather is really amazing. Some new and different kinds of species you can see here easily. Some nice hotels will be a good option for all of you. Because there are so many things to do which may not be possible without spending a day.
Few outdoor adventures are here to entertain you. Likewise, Zipline stoderzinken, golf, Eliezer bergbahnem, Hintertux, etc are available. Every travel lover, or who love some adventure with their spouse surely will not want to lose that moment.
The whole environment will give you such pleasure and calmness. For making your holiday trip worthy and memorable must come here. Be a witness to such a beautiful nature and it will also be value for money that much can assure you.
St. Margareta church
About the place
On the hilltop another thing is St. Margareta church attracts the tourists most. This beautiful church is worth climbing as per the tourists’ opinions.St. Margareta church exists on the top of the hill. This church is considered as Kaprun‘s one of the greatest tourist spots ever. To see this wonderful church you have to climb around over two hundred stairs. But it will be worth climbing when you will be at the top.
From the top of the hill, you will be able to see all the landmarks and sights very clearly. The entire place will amuse you and your entire family or group.
Inside of the church
Inside the church you can see some colorful windows and the hall is peacefully existing for years. Inside you can see some worshippers who are well dressed and clean. From the top of the front hill, you can see the entire small town, all the hills look very decent, the waterfall is so calm.
As if the whole environment worship the god all the time. Whenever you go inside of the church must light the candles, pray for some time.
Not saying you, the environment will help you to do this. In the night time, the whole church looks much brighter than morning. Such a peaceful journey will be and it helps you to reduce all the negative thinking. You will feel very energetic and lively. So just come here and be a part of this wonderful journey.
Traveling or tourism is all about pleasure and fun. It can be called great economic benefits to today’s economy. Tourism is basically all about business and pleasure too. Every place has some unique or ideal places where people invest money to make their best holiday trip. The whole system is very manipulating. People spend their money by getting attracted to this place.
Some section of people get attracted by local foods, some attract with the adventure sports whatever the place has. Every town and city every place has their own things which usually attracts the tourist mostly. Some people are crazy or you can call them as travel addicted to them only matter the adventures and scenic view and good food only.
They will spend any amount to fill all of it. Tourists’ headcount creates demands and also growth for some best. Their expectations became higher and that’s how the business runs. Money generates and they improve their every shortage through generating more employees, some good valuable kinds of staff who will manage well to run the business.
Second is every tourist spot is far from one another. So the local people open some restaurants, or shopping malls, etc. In the main tourist spots, you will surely find some small shops like tea or coffee with some good snacks. That’s how the business is growing day by day and revenue generates.
Every business runs so successfully and it helps to build that place’s economic system better. On the other hand, people get bored with their daily schedule so, they need to relax sometimes. Travelling is the best option to reduce all the pain and it also helps you to charge up for your next achievements.
Recommended hotels Kaprun, Austria
Location: central, panoramic Rooms from: € 81.00
Hotel Sonnblick Kaprun is the ideal choice for a relaxed and carefree holiday or a memorable short romantic break in Asutria, at the foot of the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier. It boasts a fantastic panoramic location, enjoying splendid mountain views, being in the same time right in the town centre, close to the main shopping area and within easy access to the ski area. Guests will benefit from a very well equipped private spa and wellness centre, complimentary Wi-Fi Interet in all room and common areas, free parking, rooms with balconies overlooking the breathtaking scenery of the surrounding Alps, outdoor swimming pool with sunbathing terrace and mountain views and much more. Besides being an ideal ski accommodation option, the hotel is a perfect starting point for hiking tours in the neighboring Hohe Tauern National Park and just 10 minutes by car to the beautiful lake of Zell am See.
Location: central, ski bus Rooms from: € 79.00
Situated right in the town centre of Kaprun, commanding spectacular panoramic views to the magnificent snow-capped peaks of the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier, next to a stop of the local free ski bus, the charming family-run Hotel Orgler offers contemporary 4 star accommodation in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Guests are invited with a welcome drink in the cozy lounge with an open fireplace and elegant furnishings. The hotel is just 3 km from the nearby professional golf course and a few minute drive from the picturesque lake of Zell am See. Amenities include free car parking, Wi-Fi in some public spaces, wellness area, complimentary access to the Tauern Spa World, restaurant, bar, room service and garden.All 37 guestrooms have comfortable contemporary furniture, elegant décor in warm motifs, private bathrooms, satellite TV and balconies with mountain views.
Location: Castle Street
Guest rating: 4.4 / 5 Rooms from: € 70.00
The welcoming, family-run Gasthof Mitteregger offers comfortable ski and leisure accommodation right in the central area of Kaprun, just steps from the main shopping zone, only meters from the ski lift to the excellent slopes of the Maiskogel ski area and next to a stop of the local free ski bus. The establishment features a spacious garden with sweeping views to the surrounding Hohe Tauern Alps, à la carte restaurant serving a separate vegetarian menu too, complimentary mountain bikes, free private parking area, spa area with sauna, solarium and massages. The 39 guestrooms are all spacious (19-25 square meters), feature private bathrooms, TV, telephones, Internet access, hairdryer, safe and heating. Many of them come with an individual balcony, commanding spectacular mountain views.
Apartments Agricola Villenwohnungen
Location: 5 minutes to centre Apartments from: € 72.00
Apartments Agricola Villenwohnungen offers comfortable holiday accommodation in modern and welcoming serviced apartments, furnished and decorated in a traditional alpine style, featuring private kitchens, bathrooms and balconies with scenic mountain views. This small and intimate aparthotel enjoys a picturesque location on a sunny slope, amidst lovely meadows, just a 5 minute walk from the town centre and the stop of the ski bus. Facilities include a small spa centre with sauna and massages, free public parking space next to the hotel, free wired Internet connection in all 8 apartments, BBQ facilities, babysitting, ski storage, table tennis and bikes. Summer bookings include a complimentary Kaprun Card with special discounts for the Tauern Spa World, as well as for many other tourist and leisure attractions in the region.
Hotel Tauernhof Kaprun
Location: town centre, ski lifts Rooms from: € 69.00
Hotel Tauernhof enjoys a scenic panoramic location in the town centre, just meters from the main shopping area and the ski lifts, an ideal starting point for discovering the highest part of the Austrian Alps – the Hohe Tauern National Park, just 5 km from the divine Zeller Lake and right at the foot of the Kitzsteinhorn Glacier ski area. Most of the 49 en-suite guestrooms have a private balcony, while all accommodations enjoy spectacular mountain views. The establishment features a well equipped spa and wellness centre with an indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, solarium, sauna, massages and fitness gym. Guests of this attractive family-run Kaprun hotel will furthermore take advantage of free private parking, complimentary wired Internet access in all rooms and Wi-Fi in some of the common areas, room service, restaurant serving breakfast buffet and 5-course dinner, lovely panoramic terraces, garden, ski storage, games.