News Winter 2016/2017

Zermatt, the Paradise of the Alps - News from the area surrounding the Matterhorn

In the destination Zermatt – Matterhorn one can discover unforgettable winters and winter sports happenings on Europe’s highest mountains. Winter in Zermatt offers 360 km of the best-prepared pistes throughout the Matterhorn ski paradise. It includes Zermatt along with Cervinia and Valtournenche in Italy. Zermatt – Matterhorn is the best skiing region in the Alps for those who are really familiar with winter sports. This is over and over again proved through the many awards, which the ski region receives each year. Therefore, new investments are always being made, which naturally results in new offerings.

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News About Hotels & Holiday Apartments

Zermatt hotels are among the best. Zermatt – Matterhorn with its 111 hotels is always at the head of the pack in the hotel rankings for the Alpine region. Added to this there is a wide range of chalets, luxury chalets and holiday apartments, which leave nothing undone in their interior designs and are always equipped with the latest.



The destination Zermatt – Matterhorn is famous for the dining culture in its restaurants. More than 100 restaurants in the village and 50 restaurants on the mountain offer the best cuisine, and some of it are offering world-class cuisine. It is highly recommended to organize a systematic journey of discovery through the offerings of the long-established restaurants and a trendy tour through the new ones. 


Infrastructure & Miscellaneous

Zermatt – Matterhorn is always investing in its infrastructure. Every winter there is something new to discover, for example the replacement of an old facility with new technology.


New Activities & Experiences

Whether a beginner or someone arriving from a faraway country – Zermatt – Matterhorn guests are introduced to the world of winter sports with an instinctive feeling, expertise and tailor-made happenings. Therefore, it is certain: There are no more excuses for not ever having skied – experiencing moments on skis is part of being in Zermatt. And there are always surprises. For instance, did you know that there are many wild animals you can observe in the Alpine area above the villages of Zermatt, Täsch and Randa?


New Events & Happenings

The Matterhorn village radiates worldwide, and not least because of its varied but still high-quality events and happenings. In winter as well as summer. This means that there is much new to discover this winter. 


New Shops

The Bahnhofstrasse in the village of Zermatt invites you to stroll through a paradise for window shoppers and guests, who are looking for the latest trends. Whether for outdoor clothing, sports equipment or watch brands. The number of brand-name shops is constantly growing.


News Summer 2017 - Preview

Summer in Zermatt is always full of surprises. There are events and experiences for everyone in the mountains, while climbing or hiking or riding a mountain bike. Connoisseurs and culture lovers also have more than enough to see and do.