If you wonder why the barns in Valais stand on wooden pegs with flagstones or how the people of Zermatt earned their daily bread in the time before tourism or how the legendary mountain guide Ulrich Inderbinen - he died when he was 104 years old - lived, then you need to book a village tour.
Insider information from knowledgeable local guides.
Hotspots in Zermatt.
Official village tour through Zermatt Tourism.
The village tour is in English on Tuesdays.
Where and when Meeting point: Tourist Office in Zermatt at 4:30 pm Length: 1½ to 2 hours