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Treat yourself to exciting alpine experience in Zermatt.

Essential Zermatt

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Treat yourself to exciting alpine experience in Zermatt.
At the foot of mighty Matterhorn lies Zermatt - a magical alpine destination for thrilling sports, old-fashioned chalets and romantic alleys.
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Highlights

Excursion to Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Explore the car-free village of Zermatt

Stand in the awe of the mighty Matterhorn in this Zermatt package tour. The car-free village of Zermatt offers a rich variety of mountain romance 365 days a year. From the icy blue winter, to fresh turquoise in spring, to glistening summer and the glowing palette of autumn - Zermatt remains exceptional no matter the season. Enjoying a privileged location at the Matterhorn, Zermatt serves up a lot of all-season fun, including gondolas and cable cars and an exciting excursion to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. You may also use your included Half Fare Card in order to get 50% discount on the Gornergrat excursion - the highest cogwheel train in Switzerland.

2020 DEPARTURES
Departs daily from 07 January to 08 December.

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Included

2nd class rail travel as per itinerary
3-night accommodation in a 3-star hotel
Excursion to Matterhorn Glacier Paradise including entry to the Glacier Caves
Half Fare Card (can be used for Gornergrat excursion)
3 breakfasts

Itinerary

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Day 1
Zürich - Zermatt

Upon arrival, transfer via rail from Zürich Airport to Zermatt and make your way to the hotel.

Day 2
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Following breakfast at your hotel, you have a full day excursion to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. A series of gondolas and cable cars take you up to the summit. A tunnel through the rocks and ice of the Klein Matterhorn takes you to the Glacier Paradise. The air is thin, so don’t try to do anything too quickly. Take to time to relax in the highest restaurant in Europe.

Breakfast
Day 3
Zermatt

Following breakfast at your hotel, you have a free day in Zermatt. Take advantage of your included Half Fare Card in order to get 50% discount on the Gornergrat excursion - the highest cogwheel train in Switzerland that takes you to an altitude of 3,089m (10,134ft) above sea level. Alternatively, buy the Gourmet Gornergrat Ticket to combine a 3-course meal at different stops with this excursion.

Breakfast
Day 4
Zermatt

Tour ends after breakfast at your hotel.

Breakfast

Additional information

Official language
French, Swiss - German, Italian, Romansh
Currency
SWISS FRANC
3 nights
from AUD946
per person, twin share
Zurich
07 January - 08 December 2020
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