"A wonderful spot to simply relax and enjoy the charms of Italy's Veneto region"
Zell am See
Zell am See-Kaprun is perfectly connected to the local traffic network. This, in combination with the breathtaking Alpine panorama, turns travelling by car into a highly enjoyable sightseeing tour. Zell am See-Kaprun is a 2.5h drive away from Munich, and a 1.5h drive away from Salzburg.
:Salzburg Airport (known as “W.A. Mozart”) is easy to reach for holidaymakers in Zell am See-Kaprun. Salzburg Airport is roughly 80km away, while it is a journey of approximately 200km to Munich Airport. A shuttle, taxi, small plane or train will take you straight to Zell am See-Kaprun.
There are a number of winning excursions from Zell am See. Innsbruck and nearby Vipiteno, Italy -- just the other side of the Brenner Pass are only a couple of train stops away. Similar organized excursions, arranged daily through the tourist office,
[Zell am See Tourist Office, A-5700 Zell am See; or tel.(06542) 26 00] are available to Badgastein, the famous spa. For those desirous of some fastlane nightlife or casino gambling, Kitzbuhel is a short drive or train ride away. You can easily spend the evening and return to the more sedate surroundings of Zell am See.
Accommodations range from the five star Hotel Salzburgerhof to modest pensions, where a private room with two meals and a mountain view can be had for less than $100 a night. A complete listing is available from the local tourist office or the Austrian National Tourist Office in New York.
The nearest airports to Cortina d’Ampezzo are Venice Treviso and Venice Marco Polo airports, both less than a two hour drive to the resort. Innsbruck airport, Austria, is also convenient for Cortina.
The local tourist office [1 32043 Cortina D'Ampezzo or tel. (0436) 3231] offers expert guidance about walking tours, strolls, and lakeside picnic areas, as well as directions to the cable cars running throughout the summer and fall seasons. In the US, the Italian National Tourist Office in New York offers some basic tourist information.
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