On the Italian border of the canton of Valais in the west of Switzerland,
lies Zermatt, the village at the foot of the Matterhorn.
A world-class destination. The ski area is highest in the Alps.
Ensuring thrilling sporting experiences in summer and winter,
365 days a year. With 300 sunny days a year, there is less rainfall
than anywhere else in Switzerland. The air in Zermatt is clear,
dry and clean, because, since 1947, only electric cars without a
combustion engine are allowed to operate in the village.
Zermatt was discovered in the middle of the 19th century,
in the golden age of high alpinism.
Almost one-third of all the 4,000 metre peaks in the Alps are grouped
around the village, which has been visited by mountaineers from
all around the world since the first ascent of the Matterhorn
in the year 1865. More than 3,000 alpinists climb the Matterhorn
every year. Zermatt has its individual character, its history,
its myths, its unique.
Affordable prices 02.12. - 20.12.2013
This January 04 - 10 at Zermatt the best freeride and freestyle skiers in the world come together for a one of a kind competition.
In Zermatt, snow sports fans can get their thrills 365 days a year. Those wishing to be well prepared for this winter should come along to the ski testing centre in Zermatt, try out the latest ski models and get an early start to...
For your ski holidays in Zermatt: reserve your parking space and taxi in time. Park & Ride Zermatt with Alphubel.
How to get to Zermatt from the airport? Ski transfers and airport transfers to and from Zermatt. Book early and benefit.
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