Information on Zell am See

This article gives some facts and figures on Zell am See, a municipality in the State of Salzburg, Austria. The first section contains some basic information on population, location and website. In our main article on the community, you will learn more about history, sightseeing attractions and things to do. For a short overview on why you might want to go there as a tourist, the second part of this article highlights the main things to do and see - in a way, the "main selling points" of the place and its wider area.

Facts & Figures: Zell am See

Administrative district: Zell am See (ZE)
Total land surface: 55,17 square kilometres
Coordinates: 47 19' N, 12 48' O47.32333333333312.798055555556750
Coordinates: 47 19' 24? N, 12 47' 53? O
Altitude: 750 metres
Total population: 9.638
Population density: 175 residents per square kilometre
Postal area code (ZIP): 5700
Area code (phone): 06542
Municipality identification code: 5 06 28
NUTS-region: AT322
Contact details municipial administration:
Gemeindeverwaltung von Zell am See
Brucker Bundesstraße 2
5700 Zell am See
Official municipial website:

Things to Do in Zell am See

Zell am See is the "capital" of the Pinzgau region and has a nice, historic town centre and a lakeside promenade that offer some sightseeing opportunities. Lake Zellersee offers all sorts of water sports in summer; hiking is good. Summer skiing is possible on the glacier of the Kitzsteinhorn; during the winter, skiing makes Zell am See one of the busiest towns in Salzburg.


Overview on all Municipalities of Salzburg Province
Official Website of Salzburg Province tourist information service

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