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Winter activities in Zermatt

Leisure Time | 15. April 2024

From first-class pistes to breathtaking views, Zermatt offers everything the winter sports heart desires.


Welcome to a paradise for skiers! Zermatt is world-renowned for its outstanding skiing opportunities, which will delight every winter sports enthusiast. With more than 360 kilometres of perfectly groomed pistes and state-of-the-art lifts, Zermatt offers adventures for all skill levels. From gentle slopes for beginners to challenging descents for experts - there's something for everyone here. Enjoy the spectacular view of the Matterhorn as you glide down the unspoilt slopes and experience unforgettable skiing moments in the heart of the Valais mountains.

Winter hiking trails

Discover the magical beauty of Zermatt away from the pistes on the numerous winter hiking trails. Stroll through snow-covered forests and breathtaking viewpoints. The well-signposted hiking trails offer a variety of routes for all fitness levels and needs. From leisurely strolls for the whole family to challenging trekking routes for the more adventurous, the winter hiking trails in Zermatt invite you to explore the tranquil side of this impressive region. Immerse yourself in the tranquillity of nature and experience the incomparable beauty of the Swiss Alps in winter.


After an exciting day on the slopes or hiking trails, Zermatt invites you to enjoy relaxed après-ski and culinary highlights. Enjoy cosy huts with traditional Swiss cuisine or exclusive restaurants with international specialities. Look forward to a varied selection of bars and clubs where you can round off the day in a convivial atmosphere.

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