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Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Address: Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41 27 966 81 00
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Ranked #3 of 17 Attractions in Zermatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks

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New Delhi, India
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132 reviews 132 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

The great debate continues 1] Gornergrat [ Gn ] is a railway with 4 optional stops but no changing . Klein Matterhorn [ Km ] is via a cable car with 3 changes . Klein = lesser or smaller 2] Gn is open for longer hours [ last ride down 1857 hrs ] and more days , Km is packing... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

could not get tired of watching these mountain scenes ...

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

had incredible views of the region + Matterhorn and spent all day up there ...

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

The great debate continues 1] Gornergrat [ Gn ] is a railway with 4 optional stops but no changing . Klein Matterhorn [ Km ] is via a cable car with 3 changes . Klein = lesser or smaller 2] Gn is open for longer hours [ last ride down 1857 hrs ] and more days , Km is packing... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

We had to change cable cars to reach the top! at each point you get a different view. at one point, we heard the sheep with bells coming, and then finally understood why bells and cows with bells were such popular souvenirs. We finally bough a cow with bell souvenir with a swiss chocolate logo. The sheep were real cute... More 

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Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Great view from the top. The cave is not so great - too kitschy for me... but I guess I am not a tagret group it seems like a place for kids rather ;)

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Warsaw, Warszawa, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Great views. You feel like in the middle of some paradise ;) A "must do" when in Zermatt. We did a combined trip from Zermatt - but actually you do not have to start from the bottom station, you can have a nice walk too.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Very scenic and enjoyable. Be sure to do the Glacier Palace at the top and enjoy wine, beer and lunch, also at the top. 50% discount off fare with any kind of Swiss travel or rail card.

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Kihei, Hawaii, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

I was thankful to find a reasonably priced spot to warm up with good soup. The weather was cold and so was the employee atmosphere when I walked in. Self-help - which is fine - but no eye contact? I was pleasantly surprised, when paying at the cashier, the gentleman behind the counter brought me a dinner roll. Still no... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

If you don't mind heights this is worth the ride. It is a bit expensive but beautiful.

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