Zermatt Tourism

Where’s the best place to visit the Swiss Alps? Why, Zermatt of course! Home to the highest mountain of the country, Zermatt’s claim to fame is the Matterhorn- considered to be one of the most beautiful mountains of the world. With the wide array of sights and sounds Zermatt has to offer, planning a trip here will kick start your excitement for the holiday.

A tiny village nestled in the Alps, Zermatt is the picture perfect place-charge your camera, folks! A prime ski destination in all of the continent, the summer too sees its fair share of tourists. Never for want of tourists, plan your travel to Zermatt well as you can fall short of time and when it comes to Zermatt, you would want to soak up as much as you could.

Essential travel information and Zermatt tips for your visit

  • Exercise regular amount of caution; keep a watch on your belongings and don’t leave them unattended.
  • Don’t carry anything flashy and carry just enough cash for the day.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Zermatt

  • Know the pollution level of Zermatt before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Pollution Index 25 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 92.61 (High)
    • Health Care Index 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.51 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 147.68 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Zermatt

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.35 USD
    • International Movie per seat 17.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 110.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 117.81 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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