60points

Chamonix

61points

Zell am See-Kaprun

Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
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27 facts in comparison

Chamonix vs Zell am See-Kaprun

Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun

How does Chamonix compare to Zell am See-Kaprun?

  • 31 more ski slopes
    ?

    69vs38
  • 1562meters higher mountain height
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    2805metersvs1243meters
  • 10 more ski trails (medium difficulty)
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    24vs14
  • Allows off-piste skiing
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  • 22 more ski trails (low difficulty)
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    36vs14
  • 791meters higher summit
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    3820metersvs3029meters
  • 32 more hostels and hotels
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    61vs29
  • 278meters higher base elevation
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    1035metersvs757meters

How does Zell am See-Kaprun compare to Chamonix?

  • 111 more restaurants/bars
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    180vs69
  • 1 more ski trails (high difficulty)
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    10vs9
  • 13.35$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    62.56$vs75.91$
  • Has toboggan runs
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  • 4 more ski lifts
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    53vs49
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • Has an ice rink
    ?

General info

1.mountain height

2805meters

1243meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
2.summit height above sealevel

3820meters

3029meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
3.base elevation

1035meters

757meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.
4.Is child friendly
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
5.has lake/s
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.Winter olympics host
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
The resort has played host to the winter olympics. This means it is likely to have a range of professional slopes, other winter sports, and finally, good facilities and well developed transport links.

Skiing

1.ski slopes

69

38

The total number of ski slopes available at the resort.
2.trails (medium)

24

14

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. Medium difficulty trails (marked with a blue square) have a slope gradient between 25% and 40%. These trails are ideal for regular skiers.
3.Allows off-piste skiing
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
4.trails (difficult)

9

10

Ski trail difficulty is measured in "percent slope", a system in which a 100% slope equals a 45-degree angle. High-difficulty trails (marked with a black diamond) have a slope gradient of more than 40%; such trails are designed for experienced skiers who enjoy a good challenge.
5.Offers open cross-country skiing
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
6.Has a ski school
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.

Leisure

1.restaurants

69

180

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
2.Has a spa
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
3.Has a bobsled track
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
This is a long track, usually made of concrete covered in ice. They are used for bobsledding, and some can be used for other sports such as luge and skeleton.
4.Has an ice rink
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has a golf course
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!
6.Has ice climbing areas
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.

Facilities

1.hotels and hostels

61

29

With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
2.number of five star hotels

2

0

Five star hotels at the resort can indicate prestige. It can provide luxurious accommodation to those wanting to spend a bit more.
3.Has camping facilities
Chamonix
Zell am See-Kaprun
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

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