Whether holiday activities in the mountains or pure relaxation – at our Chalets everyone will find their own personal holiday bliss.

Winter holidays

Downhill skiing / snowboarding

In the immediate vicinity there are numerous ski areas. The three most beautiful, which you can reach in a short time from Chalet Charlotte, are the following:

  • Schmittenhöhe Zell am See (appr. 15 min. )
  • Glacier skiing area Kitzsteinhorn (appr. 20 min.)
  • Alpes of Kitzbuehel (appr. 35 min.)

Furthermore, the gigantic skiing area Saalbach Hinterglemm | Leogang | Fieberbrunn is easily accessible (appr. 35 min.)

Horse sleigh ride

A romantic horse sleigh ride through the snow-covered winter landscape is offered by numerous providers in Piesendorf and Niedernsill.


The world’s longest floodlit toboggan run with a length of 14 km stretches from Wildkogel to Bramberg.

Cross country skiing / winter hiking

The entrance with access to 63km of cross-country ski trails as well as various winter hiking trails is just a few metres away from the chalet. Guided snowshoe hikes are also offered several times a week.

Ice skating / ice hockey

From ice hockey, ice skating to curling, everything is offered nearby.

When the weather is nice, the ice sports park at the bathing lake area of EC Niedernsill (no rental) can be reached by foot in appr. 20 min. 

In case of bad weather the ice rink Zell am See (with rental) offers an adequate alternative.

Skiing holidays with children

For our little guests the adventure mountain Naglköpfl in 8 min. distance offers the right fun for every age:

  • Ski school with ski rental
  • Funsport like SnowTubing with lift, Zipflbob, Trampuline

Summer holidays


Piesendorf – Niedernsill has been awarded with the hiking seal of approval as a certified “Austrian Hiking Village”. It is located in the middle of the dreamlike Pinzgau mountains with small grassy hills, dreamy forests up to glacier worlds covered with snow all year long. Whether family hikes, challenging summit tours or rather an enjoyable hike with a stop in a rustic hut, here is certainly the right thing for every level of fitness.

Guided hiking tours

For mountain enthusiasts who prefer to share their experience with a group, guided hikes with certified mountain guides are offered to the local mountain Schmittenhöhe in the Hohe Tauern National Park or to the Kitzsteinhorn:

Mountain biking / race biking

In spring, the ski area of Zell am See / Kaprun turns into a popular biking region in Austria. Whether you want to climb high viewing platforms on your mountain bike or ride your racing bike on mountain passes, you’ll find everything your cycling heart desires. 

Swimming in the lake

Sun worshippers and water rats are in the right place at chalet Charlotte. With the Fun+ Card you have unlimited access to the bathing facilities in Niedernsill and Piesendorf.

Niedernsiller Badesee – Luziapark a natural swimming lake with heated children’s paddling pool and large sunbathing lawn.
Hinkelsteinbad – Piesendorf
Adventure swimming lake – Uttendorf


Not only mountain enthusiasts get their money’s worth in the Zell am See / Kaprun region. It is also a golfer’s paradise with numerous golf courses offering tee-offs with a fantastic alpine panorama.

Running / trail running

For our sporty guests, the versatile Pinzgau mountains offer numerous running trails in a wide variety of terrain.

Events in the region

Nothing planned for today? Still looking for the right activity?

On the following pages of the Niedernsill/Piesendorf Tourist Office you will find events in Niedernsill, Piesendorf and the surrounding area!

Fun+ Card

The Fun+ Card is included during your stay at Chalet Charlotte and contains various additional and bonus services. A list of all services for the Summer Fun+ Card and the Winter Fun+ Card can be found here.

Free benefits (extract)

Hinkelsteinbad and natural bathing lake Niedernsill
horseback riding – Family hike with horses


Benefits (extract)

bread baking in wood oven
children’s cooking course
reductions on uphill and downhill tickets
herbal walks
sewing swiss pine pillow
ski rental