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Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

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Address: Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 27 966 81 00
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Nice view, nice slopes

If are lucky enough, and the sunny shines, prepare to unbelievable views! If there are clouds, the visibility will be about 10 meters.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Zermatt, Switzerland
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Zermatt, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

If are lucky enough, and the sunny shines, prepare to unbelievable views! If there are clouds, the visibility will be about 10 meters.

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

before going in the snow do take a strong coffee here..Totally worth it before facing the cold winds and snow on the mountain

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

When you look at the trail map, it looks like you see loops where the gondola ends, it actually is just a stop along the way. We got off too early 2x on our first day (rookie move). The lift takes lots of turns and goes down before going back up and ending.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Exciting cable ride from Zermatt on Mar. 18th, endless scenic view along the way to Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, and the best view of the Matterhorn peak from viewing area (3,887 m ASL)

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London, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

One of the most enjoyable ski experiences I have had. Awesome. It is high up and oxygen in short supply so one good tip is to move slowly, but even for one prone to altitude sickness like myself, this small precaution is adequate. It was cold when we went there too, so layers are important. All in all a real... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A little kitschy with the ice sculptures, but this unguided tour was fun so you can at least say that you walked around INSIDE a glacier at the top of Europe.

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Geneva2009
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

within some 20 minutes you are from downtown zermatt all the way at almost 3000 meters above sea with wonderful views. much more interesting and variety then the Sunegga side

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

It is a sight to see undoubtedly! You can see almost forever. Absolutely beautiful. We did not eat in the restaurant and was not happy with them charging you to use the restrooms though.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

I've been through a few now but it is honestly the best resort one can wish for. I highly recommend it!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I did not like the Zermatt ski area, most of the time you spend in long lines for the big ski cabins or the train. The ski cabins are mostly filled with alcohol breathed skiieers. The streets are crowded with Russians in fur coats. Strange place.

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