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Not better than Interlaken

Zell Am See is not serene, its too small to be too crowded, We drove from Salzburg for a day trip... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2016
Markham, Canada
A Grand walk

I love walking around this wonderful lake with such stunning scenery around it. Be it winter... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
Bognor Regis
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17 Nov 2016
“Not better than Interlaken”
1 Jun 2016
“A Grand walk”
Esplanade, Zell am See, Austria
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Zell Am See is not serene, its too small to be too crowded, We drove from Salzburg for a day trip and we found our decision to be a good one. The church tower area is quite attractive with a small market and some folk...More

Thank Timz19
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I love walking around this wonderful lake with such stunning scenery around it. Be it winter, spring, summer or autumn there are always great views to be seen. The almost 12km walk is well worth taking. Start and finish at the Grand Hotel because Crazy...More

1  Thank shergie
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Beautiful place when the weather is sunny, you are able to walk right around the lake ( takes approx 2 hrs gentle pace ) cafe and bars on route

4  Thank Mal T
Reviewed 6 June 2015

We went to see the "sound of music" laser and water show based on another review. I'm so glad we did, it was great. We sat and had ice creams while enjoying the show. It was about half hour, and its free. The lake is...More

8  Thank lisa g
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Laser Show on the Esplanade is a must see if you are near Zell Am See or Kaprun. It is quite a popular show, so try to reach about 30 mins earlier else you might not get a chair or place to sit. Enjoy the...More

3  Thank Rupensheth
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We had the pleasure to visit Zell am See (winter 2014) and of course we didn't miss the chance to take a walk on the Esplanade. It's the perfect place to decouple yourself from the daily routine.It offers many good spots for perfect photos and...More

Thank Gabriel_Mandu
Reviewed 29 December 2014

On visiting Zell um See we walked along this superb Promenade on the shores of this Beautiful lake.We visited in December with no snowfall,I can imagine it being transformed into an alpine paradise as the skiers take to the slopes and in the summer the...More

Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 30 September 2014

If you walk the See Esplanade you will surely see people from all corners of the world! There is a mix of everything and you can just sit at a bench on the esplanade and watch the world go by. Especially nice if the weather...More

Thank NillaJ
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We were on an electric boat which we rented, and at about 3PM there was a fountain that squirted up near the shore by the city park. We didn't walk that way, so I didn't see any signs, but I heard later that they give...More

1  Thank GeneBrown
Reviewed 5 July 2014

Very clean everywhere and so peaceful to walk along. Ducks, swans and other birds waddling around on the grass. Dog 'poo bags' provided above the bins.

1  Thank sue t
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