Zermatt means 365 days a year of marvels from snow, water and ice. And nowhere else can these marvels be experienced in so many different ways. Whether on a visit to the glacier palace, summer skiing in the highest-altitude ski region in the Alps or crossing the Gorner Gorge: Zermatt guarantees outdoor fun and breathtaking experiences in a high-Alpine natural world.
Zermatt drinking water is 100% natural spring water that is chlorinated as a precautionary measure. The water is of excellent quality and is sourced from 94 springs in 13 spring zones. Around 29 km of pipelines transport the water from the springs to the village.
Discover mystical, icy worlds in the highest glacier palace in the world. You arrive at the glacier palace with one of the 2 lifts directly from the Matterhorn glacier paradise station.
Skiing and snowboarding the whole year round, with 365 days of snow – you can only find this in Zermatt. As the highest altitude, largest and most efficiently developed snow sport location in the Alps, Zermatt offers an absolute snow guarantee.
… or Gorner Gorge is the name of the unique wonder of Nature in the immediate vicinity of the Blatten hamlet. It was eroded by the Gornervispe river after the last Ice Age, and was first opened up in the years 1886/87.