Family and Kids in Zermatt

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Zermatt? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Zermatt, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Zermatt.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Zermatt for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Gornergrat Bahn

    Family and Kids

    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 might be. One such epiphany shall descend on you is on the Gornergrat Bahn train ride to the top. Switzerland is one of those few places where you can go to the top of a peak without labouriously cli...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    The Matterhorn

    Family and Kids

    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 chocolate brand, Toblerone. Right dubbed as the symbol of Switzerland, the Matterhorn is one of the most beautiful sights you’ll ever set your eyes on! The most photographed mountain of the wo...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

    Family and Kids

    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 highest altitude cable car to enjoy spectacular views of 14 glaciers and 30 mountain peaks, some of which are in France and Italy, not to mention the Matterhorn, of course. The Matterhorn Glacier P...Read more
  4. Amazing Zermatt attraction for kids
    The Matterhorn Museum

    Family and Kids

    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 museum traces the development of Zermatt from a tiny Alpine village to the ski resort destination it is today! The museum also features the perils of all those who tried to scale the Matterhorn, los...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Mountaineers Cemetery

    Family and Kids

    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 a tribute to all those who lost their lives whilst attempting to scale the mountains of Zermatt. The graves of the first two mountaineers who tried to ascent the Matterhorn too are buried here. I...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Zermatt
    St Mauritius Church

    Family and Kids

    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 present. A must if you love taking a walk through intimate, small places during your travels, the church is a beautiful way to spend an hour while you sightsee around Zermatt. Also, visit the popul...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Chocolaterie Laderach

    Family and Kids

    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 flavors like strawberry, mousse and lemon yogurt- to name a few! Do take a nice long look around, trying different flavors and combinations before you buy oodles of chocolates for your loved ones.
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    St Peters English Church

    Family and Kids

    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 was built, there was a large number of Christians who came from England. There would be special masses held for them on Sunday, before a special church was built for themfrom donations and help fro...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Trocknersteg

    Family and Kids

    If you love panoramic views of the Alps- a rare sight of seeing so many peaks in one frame, then the TrocknerSteg is the place for you. TrocknerSteg is the mountain station for reaching most of the popular peaks in Zermatt, especially Matterhorn. The station has a restaurant which overlooks the Matterhorn face on! A walk around the station itself is sure to make you reach for that camera. For v...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Schwarzsee Lake

    Family and Kids

    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 Matterhorn. A picnic by the lake is the perfect way to experience the mountains over a hot cup of coffee.
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Klein Matterhorn

    Family and Kids

    Klein Matterhorn is one of the peaks of Pennine Alps and stands tall at an elevation of 3883 metres. Overlooking the Zermatt, it is the highest spot in entire Europe which can actually be reached by various means of transport including the popular aerial tramway. The peak is popular for offering ski opportunities all year round. The view from here is absolutely phenomenal and being able to ski ...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    The Pipe Restaurant

    Family and Kids

    If you are craving some really delectable Asian fusion food, Indian or Pakistani food, Burgers, Mexican food or some other lip-smacking food items while on your visit to Zermatt, a visit to the Pipe Restaurant would sure prove to be a wonderful experience. The restaurant is quite popular for their fusion curry specialities which are truly one of its kinds and is served every day. The environmen...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Arven Stube Restaurant

    Family and Kids

    If you are looking for a restaurant where you can enjoy a nice little lunch, a brunch or dinner with your friends and family, a visit to Restaurant Arvenstube would prove to be a delightful experience. The fries here are really good and definitely worth trying. The portions served are generous and the price is pretty reasonable which is what attracts a lot of people. The ambience here is really...Read more