Holiday village in Upper Pinzgau for families, active enjoyment and water sports fans
Holiday village in Upper Pinzgau for families, active enjoyment and winter sports fans

The holiday resort certified by Austria's Hiking Villages has a population of around 2,800 and is located in the district of Zell am See. The hiking village offers many possibilities for active leisure time activities, such as adventure hiking in 3 dimensions, a beautiful natural swimming lake with Luziapark and an extensive network of cycle paths.

The small holiday resort has around 2,800 inhabitants and is located in the district of Zell am See, in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park holiday region. In winter Niedernsill offers winter hiking trails and a wide network of cross-country ski runs. The surrounding ski areas guarantee fun on the slopes for young and old. If you are looking for peace and quiet, enjoy the unspoilt winter landscape on a snowshoe hike or a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride.


The location of this idyllic community in the middle of the Hohe Tauern and Kitzbühel Alps offers direct access to activities in the paradisiacal natural surroundings at all times of the year. Hikers and cyclists get their money’s worth on the adventure hiking trail or the Tauern cycle path. In winter, several large and small ski destinations are practically on the doorstep.

Summer Fun

In Niedernsill, naturists can experience quiet days but also active hours, and nothing stands in the way of a varied holiday. The natural bathing lake with its spacious sunbathing lawns and children’s paddling pool is THE attraction for water rats of all ages. The recreation centre with Kneipp facilities, volleyball, tennis and football courts, mini-golf, children’s playground and much more offers a perfect all-round package of relaxation, play and fun. The adjoining “Luzia-Lacke”, a protected landscape, invites you to take a walk and observe the local fauna.

Rainy Day Tip

Horse lovers will be amazed at the Noriker Horse Museum, right in the centre of Niedernsill. In the museum, designed according to the latest findings and museum educational guidelines, the natural and cultural history of the Noriker horse is brought closer to you. The dialect archive on the first floor is dedicated to the local dialect. Regional dialects in sound documents, video recordings and in written form are collected here on behalf of the Tauriska Association.


Winter fun

The immediate proximity to the top ski destinations make the resort a base camp for winter sports enthusiasts, families and village dreamers. Even a small ski lift is available in Niedernsill, which is especially popular with children, beginners and those returning to the sport. Those who prefer a quieter pace can enjoy the snow-covered winter landscape on the cross-country ski runs, winter hiking trails, on a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride or snowshoe hike.

Hiking tip

A tip for hiking enthusiasts is the certified Naglköpflweg to the power spot. The start of this easy and pleasant circular hike is in the Steindorf district near the Ematen car park. From there, you can follow the natural hiking trail to the power spot at Naglköpfl. Via the Rohrerberg and Gitschen for the circular hike back to the starting point.

Offers Niedernsill


Tourismusverband Niedernsill
Jesdorferstraße 1
5722 Niedernsill

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