Zermatt Ski Resort in Switzerland is an iconic destination for skiers and snowboarders from around the world. Located in the Swiss Alps, Zermatt offers some of the best and most breathtakingly beautiful ski slopes in Europe. With over 300 kilometers of runs, Zermatt is a dream come true for advanced skiers and snowboarders. Beginners and intermediates alike will find plenty of runs and areas to explore. The ski resort also boasts a world-class ski school, with instructors offering both group and private lessons.

Elevation: 1562-3899m (5125-12792ft)
DropDrop: 2337m (7667ft)
Length of runsLength of runs: 360km (224mi)
Runs: 52 (18% blue, 61% red, 21% black)
Longest runLongest run: 25km (15mi)
SkiliftsSkilifts: 51
SnowparkSnowparks: 1+Superpipe
SeasonSeason: Year-round
SkipassDay skipass (approx.): 100$
*the numbers are shown together with connected Italian Val d’Aosta from Southern side of Matterhorn)

One of the unique advantages of skiing in Zermatt is the ability to ski all year round. The resort offers amazing, ski-in/ski-out access to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, the highest ski area in Europe, where you can ski on glaciers at an elevation of 3,883 meters. Whether you’re looking to experience some of the best ski slopes in the world, or just enjoy the breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps, Zermatt offers something for everyone.

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  • Gorgeous one of the most beautiful mountains resort, the highest one in the Alps, situated on Matterhorn Glacier, that makes it suitabe for all year-round snowboarding and skiing with guaranteed snow.
  • It’s cool, that from the southern part of Matterhorn Glacier you can go downhill right to the Italian ski resort Val d’Aosta and return back to the other side on the lift.
  • There is the longest run in the whole Europe and one of the highest snowpark in the Alps.
  • There is also off-piste 6-8 days Haute Route for ski/snowboard freeride tours from Zermatt to French Chamonix with the guide and expert skills. There are huts, lodges and innes along the route, but it also requires climbing up many times.
  • Zermatt is car-free village with the freshest air. All the cars are left down the mountain and you go 30 minutes by train up to the mountain village, where the bunch of hotels and restaurants are located.

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