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Zermatt resort information:

1620 3899 metres.
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  Zermatt is spectacularly situated at the foot of the Matterhorn, and is arguably the most famous ski resort in the world. It has something for everyone - pistes for all levels, a lively and sophisticated ambience, and stacks of aprs-ski and non-skiing activities.
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The lift system, linking to three different ski domains, is fast and efficient. The long pistes, many through beautiful tree-lined scenery, are well-maintained. The powder is superb for both boarders and off-pisters, and there are 38 mountain restaurants to relax in.

Away from the pistes you are spoilt for choice, with climbing instruction, sledding runs, horse drawn sleigh rides, snowshoe tours, dog-sled rides and 30km of winter hiking paths.

For relaxation there are 110 restaurants, bars and discos, 7 indoor pools, 17 saunas, 2 skating rinks, 10 curling rinks, indoor tennis, squash..... need we go on?

Zermatt is a car-free resort. You park in Taesch approx 10 CHF per day in 2004) and take the railway.

  • Lifts: Cog railway 1, Funicular 1, Cable cars 9, Gondolas 5, Chairs 8, Drags 10.
  • Ski runs: Blue 33, Red 45, Black 22.
  • Marked Pistes: 150 km local/394 km extended area.
  • Cross country skiing: 10 km
  • Snow parks: 1
  • Snow cannons 56 km
  • Lift pass: 326 CHF local/386 International-Aosta.

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