COME TO ZERMATT FOR THE SKIING
Come and discover the highest ski slopes in Europe!
The perfect place for all winter activities, Zermatt has many surprises in store for you. A unique view of the iconic Matterhorn, further enhanced by the panoramic view from the Gornergrat, accessible by train, which will then whisk you down the pistes in their majestic setting. Whether you are a fan of photography, a ski enthusiast or simply a nature lover, the range of 29 mountains rising to over 4000 metres will delight young and old, guaranteeing you an unforgettable holiday! The Mont Rose, the Col de la Dent Blanche, Lyskamm, and a whole series of other magnificent mountain passes are waiting for you.
Below, the village of Zermatt will offer you its traditional Swiss cuisine, as well as a whole range of original flavours, as a reward after a wonderful day of skiing. Visit the Matterhorn Museum to trace the history of Zermatt, and you will find yourself surrounded by and welcomed into its typical houses: a very special place, combining modernity and Swiss tradition. Many expert and leisure skiers have chosen this sporting haven for its magnificent powder snow. Freeride skiing, freestyle skiing or ski touring, all these activities are possible on the heights of Zermatt. And if skiing is not your priority during your holidays in Zermatt, don't worry, the Valais has many other surprises in store for you.
Exploring the eternal glaciers, the ever more breath-taking panoramas, or simply the ecological and relaxing lifestyle of the people of Zermatt, your excursion to Valais promises you an exceptional holiday!
There are many activities that you must not miss if you come to discover Switzerland!
Take advantage of your ski holidays in Zermatt, where there are many ski schools available to train and give you ski lessons. For experienced skiers, ski mountaineering and off-piste skiing are recommended. The various slopes have all the necessary equipment to provide visitors with a unique experience: cable-cars, ski lifts, telecabines, a snow park, and ski equipment hire.
If your day of skiing has not satisfied you, and you want to continue the snow sports experience, the Zermatt ice rink will offer you a very frosty family outing! Whatever your age, put on your skates and whizz along like the wind on this fabulous ice track!
Is skiing no longer enough for you to enjoy the snowy slopes? The Fat Bike is just what you need! A mountain bike made for snow, with tyres that can tackle any terrain and allow you to enjoy the mountain in a completely new way.
If new experiences attract you, Fascination by Moonlight is the activity you need to try: this night outing up on the heights will show you the Matterhorn in a different light, and you will then ski back down to Zermatt after a convivial fondue.