Your questions -> our answers!

When planning your holiday, you are bound to have one or two questions. Maybe you are already in Piesendorf Niedernsill and are just looking for some specific information. 

As we receive questions on a regular basis, we have compiled the following FAQs for you. If your question is not answered here, please do not hesitate to contact us. 


Frequently asked questions about winter holidays

There is a wide range of activities on offer, from skiing in the top resorts to tobogganing, off-piste activities and fun sports on the Erlebnisberg Naglköpfl in Piesendorf.

Piesendorf Niedernsill is surrounded by the top ski areas of Kitzsteinhorn & Maiskogel in Kaprun, Schmittenh√∂he in Zell am See, Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn, Wei√üsee Gletscherwelt in Uttendorf, KitzSki, Wildkogel-Arena and the Zillertal Arena. The Niedernsiller Lifts are ideal for beginners. The Erlebnisberg Naglk√∂pfl in Piesendorf offers sport, fun and action for winter sports enthusiasts of all ages.

The following ski passes are available: 

  • Ski ALPIN CARD: valid at the Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn, the Schmittenh√∂he in Zell am See, the Kitzsteinhorn & Maiskogel in Kaprun and the Erlebnisberg Naglk√∂pfl

  • SuperSkiCard: valid in 21 ski areas including the Erlebnisberg Naglk√∂pfl  

  • Day tickets & taster tickets at Erlebnisberg Naglk√∂pfl and the Niedernsill lifts

Yes, easy and fast to the TOP ski areas with the free ski bus & ski train.

Yes, Ski & Board Entleitner in Piesendorf and Niedernsill

  • Winter hiking: Dogs are not allowed on some trails (watch for signs), otherwise leashes are required on winter trails. 

  • Cross-country skiing: Dogs are not allowed on the trails!  

  • Note! In Hummersdorf/Piesendorf (near the Salzach bridge) there is a dog meadow - an off-leash area for your dog.

  • Inn & Restaurants: Restaurant Mitterwirt, Beim Naglbauer (on request), Landgasthaus Samer Matzen, Pizzeria Bistro il Capriccio, Hotel.Wirtshaus Tauernhex, Liftst√ľberl Naglk√∂pfl, Jausenstation Dietlgut, Jausenstation Ein√∂dhof

  • Bakery & Caf√©: Schandlbauer

  • Info: Culinary delights

  • Inn & Restaurants: Gasthof Kr√∂ll, Pension-Jausenstation Burgeck, Die Libelle, Gasthof Zur Pinzgauerin (on request) 

  • Bakery & Caf√©: s'Dorfcaf√©

  • Info: Culinary delights

At the direct marketers and at the farm shops in Piesendorf and Niedernsill.

The local tax in Piesendorf and Niedernsill is ‚ā¨ 2.05 per person/night (from 15 years).

Yes, there are designated parking areas in the village centres and at the train stations. For long term parking please contact the communities of Piesendorf and Niedernsill.

Frequently asked questions about summer holidays

  • Walk and hike: Numerous certified theme and hiking trails invite you to take a walk or hike. 
  • Cycling and mountain biking: Our cycling and mountain biking routes are varied and diverse.  
  • Dive into the cool water: The Hinkelsteinbad in Piesendorf and the natural bathing lake in Niedernsill are ideal for cooling off.  
  • Explore destinations: Discover the many places of interest in and around Piesendorf Niedernsill.

Since we are not weather experts ourselves, we can recommend checking the weather report from Bergfex.

Escape to one of the many museums in the region. Solve challenging questions at Sixty Minutes - Live Escape Game in Neukirchen. Take a trip to an indoor swimming pool or a thermal spa. Experience the thrill of indoor climbing and bouldering at Felsenfest climbing hall or the bouldering hall. Enjoy a relaxing massage at the BergFux Studio. Rediscover your inner child with your kids at the Kreativland indoor park. Dive into a shopping marathon in Zell am See or Mittersill.

In general, if it's raining outside - just step out! Celebrate the downpour with a little dance and try catching raindrops with your mouth - a short rain hike is worthwhile. :-) 

You can find an overview of the attractions here

We have compiled an overview for you here

Here is a guide to activities and attractions where dogs are welcome. 

  • Inn & Restaurants: Restaurant Mitterwirt, Beim Naglbauer (on request), Landgasthaus Samer Matzen, Pizzeria Bistro il Capriccio, Hotel.Wirtshaus Tauernhex, Restaurant Hinkelsteinbad, Jausenstation Dietlgut, Jausenstation Ein√∂dhof
  • Bakery & Caf√©: Schandlbauer
  • Mountain huts: Pinzgauer H√ľtte, Hochsonnbergalm, Kettingalm, Eder H√ľtte, Unterbergalm 
  • Info: Culinary delights | mountain huts
  • Inn & Restaurants: Gasthof Kr√∂ll, Pension-Jausenstation Burgeck, Die Libelle, Gasthof Zur Pinzgauerin (on request) 
  • Bakery & Caf√©: s'Dorfcaf√©
  • Mountain huts: Katzsteinalm, Schaunbergalm 
  • Info: Culinary delights | mountain huts

At the direct marketers and at the farm shops in Piesendorf and Niedernsill.

The local tax in Piesendorf and Niedernsill is ‚ā¨ 2.05 per person/night (from 15 years). 

Yes, with the guest card of Piesendorf and Niedernsill you can use public transport in Pinzgau for free from 1st May to 31st October. Click here for more information. 

Yes, for one thing, there are cards that you get from your landlord. 

  • Guest Card: The guest card is your mobility card for free use of public transport from 1st May to 31st October. In addition, there are numerous reductions in the region, e.g. 10 % discount on up and down tickets at the cable cars in Zell am See-Kaprun. 

  • Fun+ Card: It gives you free entry to the Hinkelsteinbad (outdoor swimming pool) Piesendorf and the natural swimming lake Niedernsill, as well as free or reduced entry to some of the weekly Fun+ Card programs. 

  • Nationalpark Sommercard: This card includes 60 included services, one of which is free per day. A day ticket for the Grossglockner High Alpine Road and the Gerlos Alpine Road is also included.  

On the other hand, there are also purchase cards. 

  • SalzburgerLand Card: This card gives you free entry to around 180 attractions and sights throughout the SalzburgerLand. 

  • Combi-Tickets: Zell am See-Kaprun offers the ideal combination for mountain and water enthusiasts.  

Yes, there are designated parking areas in the village centres and at the train stations. For long term parking please contact the communities of Piesendorf and Niedernsill