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Kaprun, part of the region Zell am See-Kaprun, is located in Pinzgau in Salzburg. Special for the village is the Kitzsteinhorn glacier. You can ski there nearly the whole year. The second landmark of the town is the Burg Kaprun, which is nowadays used for cultural events.

Opening hours tourist office in Kaprun: Monday to Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon

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Kitzsteinhorn: Near Kaprun, there are many remarkable mountain railways. One of them is Glaial Aerial Tramway Kaprun III, the third section of the aerial tramway up to Kitzsteinhorn mountain. It runs over a 113.6 metre tall support pillar [1], which is the tallest support pillar of all aerial tramways in the world!

Kitzsteinhorn: Peak World 3000 offers great views and informs about flora and fauna.

High-Altitude Reservoirs: Nature and technique combined

Sigmund Thune gorge: White water spectacle of Kaprun's Ache river

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Castle festival Kaprun: You can expect: knights, battles, a tournament for children, an evening concert, fantastic fire show, amusing music, a market from the Middle Agesalter and the 'bed'.

Village Fair Kaprun: You can expect a wide programme for the festival: music, traditions, and of course many regional specialities.

White Start Games: Thrilling and funny games will await you at the glacier Kitzsteinhorn, in the TauernSPA and at the center of Kaprun.

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  • Austria's first glacier skiing area Kitzsteinhorn
  • Tauern Spa - basecamp for body and soul
  • Maisiflitzer - alpine rollercoster

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  • Pension Rieder, Häuslhofstraße 28, +4365478688, [2]. checkin: 19/5/2011. Pension Rieder. Very nice high standard 3 star boarding house near the centre. It has internal wellness area with infrared cabin, Finnish organic-sauna, steam bath, rest room and fitness area. Also table tennis (In- and Outdoor), carboard, etc.  edit
  • Landhotel Sonnblick, Schloss-Strasse 14, 0043 6547 8301 (), [3].  edit

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