ZERMATT SKIING & SNOWBOARDING HOLIDAYS

 

Luxury Ski Holidays In Zermatt

With the iconic Matterhorn as its backdrop Zermatt is one of the world’s most recognisable ski resorts. The village has that Swiss village charm but being closer to a small mountain town it benefits from a wealth of facilities.

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Mountain Information Zermatt

Ski Area : 200Km/360Km Incl Cervinia, Italy

Summit : 4478m (the Matterhorn) Highest Lift : 3883m Resort : 1620m Longest Run : 17Km

Total Lifts : 38

2 Funiculars, 8 Cable cars, 6 Gondolas, 9 Chairlifts, 13 Draglifts

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* Including the Gornergrat Cog Railway

Snow Making : Yes Snow Park(s) : Yes (1) Glacier Skiing : Yes Night Skiing : Yes

*Transfer Time : Zurich Airport 3hrs10min (by train) Geneva Airport 3hrs40min (by road)

*Mountain Restaurants : 56

Best Ski Season

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Snowsports In Zermatt

Zermatt's high-altitude ski area is huge with breathtaking views of Matterhorn and over into Zermatt's Italian neighbour resort of Cervinia. Skiing is accessabel from the village centre via cable car, funicular or the famous Gornergrat mountain railway. Zermatt offers Ice skating, Sledging, Moonlight ski runs from Rothorn, Snow shoeing and a Snowpark, Ski kindergarten (4-5yrs) and non-ski kindergarten (3+mths) available locally.

Heli-Skiing: Pre-booked a single or series of Heli-ski drop in Zermatt. Peaks include Aschhorn (3562m) giving you 1900m of vertical and a demanding four hour run back down into Zermatt. Suitable for intermediate skiiers with confident parallel turns in all snow types.

Activities & Nightlife In Zermatt

Zermatt has 173 restaurants, bars and clubs in the village of Zermatt as well as a wealth of luxury shopping at the main street. In the large ice rink in the centre of the village there is curling & ice skating, At the end of the main ski season the ‘Zermatt Unplugged’ music festival takes place approx. 8-12 Apr.

Guide Prices in Zermatt Resort:

Coffee CHF5: Beer CHF6: Bottle Wine CHF20: Coke CHF5: Sandwich CHF8: Pizza CHF15: Burger and Fries CHF22

Skill Summary

  • Beginners
    20%
  • Intermediate
    80%
  • Advanced
    100%
  • Off Piste
    100%
  • Family & Friend
    70%
  • Eating Out
    70%
  • Apreski
    70%
  • Off Snow
    100%
  • Character
    00%
  • Heli Ski
    70%
  • Snowboarding
    30%
  • SnowSure
    80%

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