Klein Matterhorn – Glacier Paradise

Zermatt

Blatten: Zermatt, Trockener Steg (Furggsattel)

Blatten: Zermatt, Trockener Steg (Furggsattel)

Zermatt: Bahnhofplatz

Zermatt: Bahnhofplatz

Ried: Air Zermatt - Heliport

Ried: Air Zermatt - Heliport

Ried: Zermatt, Findeln

Ried: Zermatt, Findeln

Zermatt: Matterhorn glacier paradise (Gobba di Rollin)

Zermatt: Matterhorn glacier paradise (Gobba di Rollin)

Zermatt: Aroleid

Zermatt: Aroleid

Blatten: Zermatt, Trockener Steg

Blatten: Zermatt, Trockener Steg

Zermatt: Matterhorn Zoom (Sunnegga)

Zermatt: Matterhorn Zoom (Sunnegga)

Zermatt: Weisshorn

Zermatt: Weisshorn

Zermatt: Rothorn paradise

Zermatt: Rothorn paradise

Stafel: Zermatt, Matterhorn

Stafel: Zermatt, Matterhorn

Zermatt: Gornergrat

Zermatt: Gornergrat

Zermatt: Sunnegga Riffelberg

Zermatt: Sunnegga Riffelberg

Zermatt: Air

Zermatt: Air

Zermatt: Hotel La Couronne - Zermatt, Kirchbrücke

Zermatt: Hotel La Couronne - Zermatt, Kirchbrücke

Ried: Zermatt, Fluhalp

Ried: Zermatt, Fluhalp

Stafel: Zermatt, Schwarzsee

Stafel: Zermatt, Schwarzsee

Zermatt: Sunnegga (Hohtälli)

Zermatt: Sunnegga (Hohtälli)

Zermatt: Edelweiss

Zermatt: Edelweiss

Zermatt: Wollipark Sunnegga

Zermatt: Wollipark Sunnegga

Zermatt › Süd-West: Zermatt Matterhorn

Zermatt › Süd-West: Zermatt Matterhorn

Zermatt: Kirchenplatz

Zermatt: Kirchenplatz

Zermatt: Brücke zum Steg (2)

Zermatt: Brücke zum Steg (2)

Zermatt: Matterhorn (Riffelberg)

Zermatt: Matterhorn (Riffelberg)

Ried: Air Zermatt - Zermatt

Ried: Air Zermatt - Zermatt

Blatten: Riffelalp Resort 2222m

Blatten: Riffelalp Resort 2222m

Zermatt: Gornergrat - Matterhorn

Zermatt: Gornergrat - Matterhorn

Zermatt: Matterhorn (Sunnegga)

Zermatt: Matterhorn (Sunnegga)

Zermatt

Zermatt

Zermatt: Trockener Steg (Matterhorn)

Zermatt: Trockener Steg (Matterhorn)

Zermatt: Oberhäusern

Zermatt: Oberhäusern

Zermatt: Parkhotel Beau-Site

Zermatt: Parkhotel Beau-Site

Zermatt: Klein Matterhorn

Zermatt: Klein Matterhorn

Ried: Zermatt

Ried: Zermatt

Zermatt: Kirche

Zermatt: Kirche

Zermatt: Blick auf das Matterhorn vom Balkon des Hotel Ambiance

Zermatt: Blick auf das Matterhorn vom Balkon des Hotel Ambiance

Europe’s highest viewing platform – and no cableway takes visitors higher! Amazing views from a totally different angle in a glacial world of snow and ice.

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The highest mountain station in the Alps is reached by gondola rail to Trockenen Steg, followed by an adventurous cable car ride to the Klein Matterhorn station, which has been cut out in the face of rock.

Panorama windows, heaven-bound trip to the summit, glacier palace with sculptures and ice slide, as well as a restaurant with shop and mountain accommodation boasting environmentally friendly Minergie-P energy standards all add to this pinnacle of enjoyment.

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Altitude: 3883m
Accessibility:
Train from Brig/Visp to Zermatt, on foot or with the local bus to the valley station of Zermatt mountain rail.
View: Over the Theodul Glacier and Matterhorn, over Zermatt across to the Dent Blanche, Zinal Rothorn and Weisshorn, through the Mattertal valley to the Bernese Alps – imposing snow-capped Breithorn to the east, Mischabel group to the left and right the Castor and Pollux
Attractions: 3,883 meter-high viewing platform on the summit, glacial grotto, mountaineer’s lodge and guided climbs of the Valais Breithorn
Culinary aspects: Traditional dishes and exclusive Asian delicacies; Matterhorn Peak Shop with summit souvenirs and summit wine from Europe’s highest storage place!
Overnight stays: Bergsteiger-Lodge 5 rooms each with 8 beds
Groups: Restaurant 80 places and Europe’s highest-lying seminar room for 70 people
Winter: Highest point in the Matterhorn glacier paradise winter sports region
Special comments: Accompanied by an expert guide, why not try and conquer one of the majestic 4,000 meter-high peaks in just 2.5 hours – namely the Breithorn!

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