🇨🇭 Switzerland⎜Valais/Wallis

Zermatt

SEASON DATES: ☀️2021 SUMMER SEASON: Zermatt installations are open all year ⎜⛄️ 2021/2022 WINTER SEASON: Zermatt installations are open all year

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Welcome to the world-famous resort of Zermatt, in the German-speaking part of the bilingual canton of Valais and overlooked by the iconic Matterhorn peak. At an altitude of just over 1600 metres, Zermatt boasts a lively village centre filled with boutiques and restaurants and offers accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets.

Zermatt is today Switzerland’s most popular tourist destination, and its easy to understand why. A year-round resort, offering Europe’s largest summer ski area, it is a true Alpine winter and summer wonderland.

This car-free Alpine town is ideal for strolling around the lively town, and its entire area is an oasis for everyone, whether you’re looking for year-round skiing, walking or pure relaxation in the mountains.

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Zermatt, Switzerland

- RESORT TYPE -

Zermatt is best described as a:

“Charming mountain town”

- GETTING THERE -

Train: Zermatt station (in resort).

Airport: Geneva (230 km.) and Zürich (250 km.).

❗️Zermatt is a car-free resort. You can park your car at the nearby carparks in XXX and reach Zermatt by public transport.

- IDEAL FOR -

Zermatt is an ideal resort for:

  • Families
  • Married couples
  • Singles
  • Party-goers
  • Ski fanatics
  • Romantic weekends
  • Elderly
  • Luxury seekers
  • Relation holidays
  • Active holidays

ZERMATT GERNERAL INFORMATION

Resort name:

Zermatt

Country ⎜region:

Switzerland ⎜Valais (Wallis)

Population:

5407

Language:

Swiss German

Currency:

Swiss Frac (CHF)

Resort altitude:

1608 m.

Top altitude:

3883 m.

Nearest airport:

Geneva

Km. to nearest airport:

230 km.

Transfers to resort:

Car          (see note below)

Train      

Coach    

NB: Zermatt is a car-free resort. If you are going to Zermatt by car, you must park your cat at X and undertake the remaining transfer (xx km.) to Zermatt by local bus or train.

Resort Facilities

The main facilities, amenities and services.

Art galleries

Banks

Bars

Bus/coach stations

Cafés

Car-free resort

Car-rental offices

Churches

Conference centres

Dentists

Discos

Doctors (GP)

Fashion stores

Fast-food

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Gift stores

Hospital

Ice-skating rink

Indoor swimming-pools

Jewelry stores

Lake

Lake beaches 

Museums

Newspaper stores/kiosks

Night clubs

Outdoor swimming-pools

Parks

Perfumery stores

Pharmacies

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Playgrounds

Police station

Post office

Public bus service

Pubs

Restaurants

Ski rental stores

Spas

Supermarkets

Taxis

Tea-rooms

Train station

Vets

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Resort accommodation

Zermatt accommodation types in numbers.

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Hotels

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Hotels

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4-star hotels

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Other accommodation types

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B&B's

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Apartments

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Chalets

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Unclassified hotels

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Other (hostals, mountain huts...)

Ski installations

Skiing lift and slopes in Zermatt.

total ski area

ski slopes

Downhill skiing:

360 km.

Cross-country skiing:

360 km.

Easy:

21

(71.4 km.)

Intermediate:

83

(22.8 km.)

Expert:

14

(26.4 km.)

Ski-routes:

16

(37.7 km.)

Funiculars:

2

Cable-cars:

6

Gondolas:

7

Chair-lifts:

9

Drag-lifts:

8

Beginner lifts:

17

Other Winter activities

All the outdoor activities during the winter season.

Alpinism

Ballooning

dog sledding

Fat biking

Helicopter rides

Hiking

Ice climbing

Ice diving

Ice fishing

Ice skating

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Luge

Paragliding

Snow shoeing

Ski biking

Ski joëring

Ski touring

Sledging

Sleigh rides

Snow tubing

Snow yoga

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Snow cat tours

Snowmobiling

Speed skating

Swimming

Under-ice diving

Walking trails

Segway riding

Yoonering

Ziplining

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Summer activities

All the outdoor activities during the summer season.

Biking activities

Fishing

Golf

Hiking

Horse coach trips

Horse riding

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Sports centres

Indoor swimming-pools

Lake beach

Lake swimming

Lake water-sports

Music festivals/concerts

Outdoor swimming-pools

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Picnic areas

Sightseeing

Summer skiing

Tennis 

Trail running

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The Most Popular Routes

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ZERMATT GALLERY

Photos courtesy of Zermatt Touism. All photos are copyrighted.