The Zermatt Bergbahnen AG take the visitors comfortably from the village of Zermatt to the highest mountain station in Europe. After an impressive ride with the Matterhorn Express – gondola without change to the station Trockener Steg – continue with the remarkable cable car to Matterhorn glacier paradise. With only three masts and a distance of almost three kilometres without support, the 100-person cable car glides directly to the summit wall.
The highlights of the Peak Matterhorn glacier paradise are the following: Cinema Lounge with exciting film scenes, an observation deck with 360-degrees panoramic views, a glacier palace with sculptures and an ice chute, a restaurant with Peak Shop and accommodations for mountaineers with minergie-P standard.
Altitude: 3883 meters
Views: The highest observation deck in the Alps offers an unbelievable 360-degree panorama with views of 38 four-thousand meter peaks and 14 glaciers of the French, Italian and Swiss Alps. The Mont Blanc – highest mountain in Europe – appears close enough to touch. The Jungfrau in the distance radiates its particular beauty
Attractions: Cinema Lounge, Europe’s highest observation platform, glacier palace with sculptures and ice chute, restaurant with Peak Shop and accommodations for mountaineers with minergie-P standard, Peak Shop with summit souvenirs and the highest storage of summit wine in Europe
Winter: Highest point of the ski area, start of the longest ski run in Europe (25 km)
Special attraction: Have you ever climbed a four-thousand meter peak or would you like to? The Breithorn tour is perfect for good alpinists. Book here: www.matterhornparadise.ch/breithorn