Best Things To Do in Zermatt, Switzerland

Whether you're visiting Zermatt for a few days or are a localite, Zermatt is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Zermatt. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Zermatt. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Zermatt. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Zermatt keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Zermatt listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Zermatt which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Zermatt will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Zermatt recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Zermatt

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Zermatt that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 2387 itineraries
    Gornergrat Bahn

    Tags: Cable Car, Observation Deck

    Address: Bahnhofplatz, Zermatt, 3920

    Timings: 07:00 am - 10:15 pm Details

    It’s safe to assume that Zermatt is a place for epiphanies! The views, the high rise cable cars and the overall beauty of the place is sure to evoke some change within you, however minute it mig...Read more

  2. #2 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 1857 itineraries
    The Matterhorn

    Tags: View Point, Hiking Trail

    Address: Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Once you see the Matterhorn, don’t be surprised if you feel like you’ve seen it somewhere before. The shining glory of Switzerland, the Matterhorn is featured on the logo of the beloved ch...Read more

  3. #3 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 1775 itineraries
    Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

    Tags: Geological Formation, Hiking Trail, Adventure

    Address: Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    If you thought you’ve seen a view to die for, you might want to hold your horses till you visit the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. Ride as high up to the beanstalk as you can with Europe’s h...Read more

  4. #4 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 776 itineraries
    The Matterhorn Museum

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Kirchplatz, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    If you’re in Zermatt for a short while and are on a mission to see as much as Zermatt as you can in a short span, the Matterhorn Museum should be your first stop. In the most basic sense, the mu...Read more

  5. #5 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 962 itineraries
    Sunnega Paradise Ski Area

    Tags: Hotel, Hiking Trail

    Address: Zermatt Bergbahnen AG, Postfach 378, 3920 Zermatt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Sunnega Paradise Ski Area is a tourist favorite for exploring the majestic Alpine peaks! Highlights Include: Skiing Spot Hiking trails throughout the area. The place offers accommodation and is ...Read more

  6. #6 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 1263 itineraries
    Mountaineers Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: Rom. kath . St. Maurice Parish, English District 8, 3920 Zermatt

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It’s not common knowledge but the mountains of Zermatt are a force to be reckoned with and the mountaineer’s cemetery stands testimony to that. Having claimed many-a-lives, the cemetery is...Read more

  7. #7 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 893 itineraries
    Briethon

    Tags: Hiking Trail, Skiing

    Address: 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Briethon is the most famous place for skiers due to its apt terrain. A chalet hotel nearby makes it a popular choice for ski lovers who love to drop by during peak winter. Climb to the summit and ski ...Read more

  8. #8 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 663 itineraries
    St Mauritius Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Kirchplatz, Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Built in 1913, the St Mauritius Church is a walk in history itself. The church is known for its characteristic stone architecture and the beautiful alters add a certain charm of the past to the presen...Read more

  9. #9 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 483 itineraries
    Paperla Pub

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Pubs, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: Steinmattstrasse 36, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    The Paperla Pub is the one stop all skiers and hikers in Zermatt go to after a long day of exploring. The pub is known for its warm, cozy ambience with good live music and a fantastic menu to go with ...Read more

  10. #10 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 357 itineraries
    Chocolaterie Laderach

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Specialty Shop

    Address: Bahnhofstrasse, Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    A trip to Switzerland is incomplete without tasting some delicious chocolates and buying some as gifts! The Chocolaterie is located at the heart of the city and is known for its fresh and innovative f...Read more

  11. #11 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 635 itineraries
    St Peters English Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Behind the Snow and Alpine Centre, Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 01:00 pm Details

    A piece of history is attached to this whitewashed Anglican church. Although it’s called St. Peter’s Church, the church is also fondly referred to as the English Church; before the church ...Read more

  12. #12 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 185 itineraries
    Monte Rosa

    Tags: Hiking Trail, Rock Climbing

    Address: 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Monte Rosa, also known as Doufourspitze, is the highest mountain in Switzerland and is known for its challenging terrains, perfect for mountain climbing and hiking. A curious place for geologists and ...Read more

  13. #13 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 297 itineraries
    Unterrothorn

    Tags: Hiking Trail, Adventure, Skiing

    Address: 3929 Tasch, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Unterrothorn is one of the best places to ski around Zermatt. The peaks that surround the place are known as some of the best skiing regions in Switzerland. Highlights Include: Skiing Trekking and Hi...Read more

  14. #14 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 462 itineraries
    Schwarzsee Lake

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Coffee House, Lake

    Address: Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Schwarzsee is the starting point for hiking Matterhorn. The lake is set among the mountain peaks- giving a beautiful scenery to all those who visit. Do visit the lake when you plan a visit to Mat...Read more

  15. #15 of 125 Things To Do in Zermatt
    - Used in 423 itineraries
    Gorner Glacier

    Tags: Cave, View Point, Hiking Trail

    Address: Zermatt, Valais, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Gorner Glacier is a valley glacier located to the south of Zermatt, on the west of the Monte Rosa Massif. The glacier with its rugged snowy terrain hides a rare phenomenon- Ice Caves which are bea...Read more

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  • Railway ticket price from Zermatt for four adults. in US dollars please. Note:- Last week in July.

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    • If you are traveling from Davos to Zermatt, it would be around 560 dollars, from St, Moritz, it will be around 710 dollars for four people. 

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