When you spend your summer holiday in the idyllic village of Bruck an der Glocknerstraße, you can exploit the fantastic location in the heart of the Hohe Tauern holiday region and the proximity to Zell am See. Start your sporting adventure directly from the Hotel Kitz, whether hiking, biking, Nordic walking or climbing the highest mountains in Austria. The trails lead through the local natural environment, with popular destinations for active holidaymakers including the Schmittenhöhe, the Kitzsteinhorn and the Hundstein. In addition, golfers, horsey types and archery enthusiasts will find the ideal conditions to indulge their passion in the Zell am See-Kaprun holiday region.
Those who long for a cool dip on a hot summer day will find plenty of opportunities for swimming and bathing in Zell am See and the surrounding area, and they can also feel the benefit of the Kneipp bathing system in Bad Fusch. Motorcyclists can experience nature and fun on the numerous alpine bends in one of the most beautiful regions of Austria, where the undisputed highlight is a trip on the Großglockner High Alpine Road. The Sporthotel Kitz in Bruck welcomes all bikers, and is the ideal accommodation for your motorcycle holiday in the Großglockner region.
The central location of our hotel means that you can quickly access numerous attractive destinations in the Salzburg region. If the weather is bad or if you merely want a change to hiking and biking, the following attractions are worth a visit: Krimml Waterfalls (56km), Kitzlochklamm gorge (16 km), Kaprun high mountain reservoirs (22 km), a trip on the Großglockner High Alpine Road (Ferleiten toll booth 14 km) or the Ferleiten wildlife park, which is also 14 km away from our hotel. Your National Park summer card will entitle you to free or greatly discounted entry to many of the attractions listed.
Many prestigious events attract visitors to Bruck am Großglockner in the beautiful Salzburg Pinzgau region against the backdrop of the largest mountain in Austria, so as a guest of our Sporthotel, you truly have a ringside seat! While thousands of cyclists are battling it out for the title of “Glocknerkönig” (Glockner king) in early June, highly polished rare vehicles are on show at the “Oldtimer-Traktor WM”, the vintage tractor world championships. By contrast, you will enjoy the traditional Bruck harvest festival (“Brucker Bauernherbst”) with lots of music, culinary delicacies and colourful “Almabtriebe”, the ceremonial driving down of cattle from the mountain pastures into the valley in Autumn.