News from the World of Mountain Bikes

Zermatt – Matterhorn is the insiders’ tip for mountain bikers.

Bike Friendly Hotels

Besides beautiful mountain bike trails with the most amazing views, Zermatt also offers mountain bikers a great deal of comfort. Hotels have specialised infrastructure, such as bike wash stalls, locked bike rooms, repair sets and much more. The hotels are located both in the village as well as in the mountains and sometimes right next to the trails. The Hotel Alpenlodge offers its guests electric bicycles to explore the surroundings.


Hotel Packages

The Riffelhaus 1853 at Gornergrat and the Hotel Continental in Zermatt’s village centre both offer bike packages. In the Riffelhaus 1853, a 2-night bike package can be booked; in the Hotel Continental in the village, 3-night packages are available with 2 nights in the Continental and the third night in the Riffelhaus 1853 at 2,600 m.


Bike Tours with the Hotel Owner

The Hotel Hemizeus is located in Zermatt at the edge of the village and not far from the new Moos Trail. This is the easiest flow trail in Zermatt. The hotelier Ruggero Palazzo personally guides his guests along the most beautiful trails in the surrounding area.


Zermatt-Visp Bike & Train Combination Package

The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn adds real pleasure to the new Zermatt-Visp mountain bike trail. Whoever buys a combination ticket can conveniently take along his or her bike on the entire or part of the route in the self-load wagon. Children with a Junior Pass travel for free including bike transportation.


Bike Transportation to Gornergrat

The Gornergrat Bahn is also a mountain bike train. A day ticket for bikers with flat rate for bikes makes unlimited use of the train for mountain bike riders available for an entire day. Escorted children with a Junior Pass travel for free, package price for their bike.


Bike Transportation

With a package price, a mountain bike can ride on all of the mountain lifts and trains in the Zermatt excursion area. You just need a mountain lift ticket such as a one-way ticket, day ticket or multi-day ticket.