Zermatt, Matterhorn Area & Gornergrat With Private Tourguide - From Zermatt

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Visitthe mountain resort village of Zermatt with your private tourguide and spend a day in Zermatt and on mount Gornergrat. Enjoy the perfect view to mount Matterhorn all day long on this sighseeing tour. You will start with a walk around in Zermatt and get information about the history of the village and the influence of alpine tourism as well as the ascent to mount Matterhorn. Afterwards board the scenic coghwheel railway to Gornergrat and enjoy views to mount Matterhorn, the glacier Monte rosa and the surrounding summits on 2800m above sea level. Get a feeling of mountain climbing while visiting the museum in Zermatt later in the afternoon.

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • All entrance fees included
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, Zermatt, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps

You will start the tour by meeting your tourguide at your hotel in Zermatt. Together, you wil make your way to the historical part of the village. Visit the small streets and get information about the architecture of the wooden houses. While stopping at the best photo point, your tourguide will explain you the storiy about the climbers at mount Matterhorn. You will pass by the hotel "Monte rosa" and the memory of the first climbers in Zermatt. Your tourguide will show you the cemetry for climbers and missing mountanineers. According your preferences, you will have lunch in Zermatt or board the coghwheel train to Gornergrat.
Within 40 minutes, the train climbes up to 2800m above sea level, where you will enjoy the fantastical areial view. Your tourguide will lead you to the scenic platform, where you have a 360 degrees panorama to mount Matterhorn, the glacier Monte rosa and the surrounding summits. You will have time at the top to sit on the terraces and just enjoy the views. According your preferences, your tourguide will lead you back to Zermatt by train. In Zermatt you'll make your way to the local museum, where you will have a insight view to the life in Zermatt in the 19th century. You will see exhibition objects from the first ascent to mount Matterhorn, local houses and stories about the life in the mountain area. The visit will take approx. 45 minutes and after it, the tourguide will lead you back to your hotel, where the tour ends.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Gornergrat, Zermatt, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps

top Matterhorn view from the Gornergrat peak

Duration: 3 hours

Inclusions

all taxes, fees and handling charges

local and professional guide for your party only

all transportation fees

insider walk around in Zermatt

transporation fee for Gornergrat railway

Entry/Admission - Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

Entry/Admission - Gornergrat

Exclusions

food and drinks

personal expenses during the tour

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

a minimum of 2 people per booking is required

children must be accompagnied by an adult

for wheelchair assistance - please contact us before booking

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Service animals allowed

Near public transportation

Transportation is wheelchair accessible

Surfaces are wheelchair accessible

Most travelers can participate

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Traveler Reviews

  • 26-Jun-2017

    All areas were easily accessible on your own. Tour guide provided minimal further info and left earlier as almost nothing to say in Zermatt itself. Very expensive tour with no benefit. Would not suggest this AT ALL.

  • 25-Jan-2017

    This tour was amazing!