The best of Zermatt walking tour

Duration: 2 hours
Destination: Switzerland, Wallis, Zermatt
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  • 2 hours
  • Zermatt
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Non-Cancellable

Overview

Together with a professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. What mystery story happened on July 14, 1865? What is the meaning of "Matterhorn"? You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Do you know when the image of the “Matterhorn" first appeared? You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of Zermatt. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most out of it!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Parish Church of St. Mauritius, Englischer Viertel 8, Zermatt 3920 Switzerland

Zermatt's main church at the end of the main road. It was built in 1913 and features a beautiful 18th-century altar. Feel free to pop in and enjoy your holiday at St. Mauritius Church and surrounding area.

Duration: 19 minutes

Stop At: Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, Kirchplatz 11, Zermatt 3920 Switzerland

This state-of-the-art crystal museum offers fascinating insights into Valesian village life, hiking, starting a trip to Zermatt and life the Matterhorn claims. The infamous broken rope is on display.

Duration: 29 minutes

Stop At: Mountaineers' Cemetery, Kirchstrasse (behind the church), Zermatt 3920 Switzerland

Walking in Zermatt's Twin Tombs – the cemetery of the climbers in the gardens of Zermatt's St. Mauritius Church and the main cemetery across the street – is a miserable experience. Numerous graves tell of the untimely deaths of Monte Rosa, Matterhorn and Brethron.

Duration: 19 minutes

Stop At: Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, Schluhmattstrasse 28, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland

The views from Zermatt's cable car are breathtaking, but Matterhorn Glacier Paradise is the icing on the cake. Don't miss the Glacier Palace. An ice palace with glittering ice sculptures and ice slides to collapse first. Finished off with a spectacular snow tube in the snow.

Duration: 19 minutes

Stop At: Gorner Gorge, Zermatt 3920 Switzerland

Walk from Zermatt along the river to this spectacular gorge is a 1.5 km walk carved out of green Serpentinite rock and accessed via a series of wooden stairs and walkways. Taking a visit to Gornerschlucht is a good choise for the family.

Duration: 19 minutes

Inclusions
  • Local Professional Guide

Exclusions
  • Matterhorn Museum Admission Fees
  • Matterhorn Glacier Paradise (Schluhmattstrasse, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland) Admission Fees
  • Gornerschlucht Admission Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
  • Entry/Admission - Matterhorn Glacier Paradise
  • Entry/Admission - Gorner Gorge
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Pfarrkirche St. Mauritius, Kirchpl., 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

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You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

2 hours

Package is not cancellable.

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