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Address: Zermatt, Switzerland
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Description: From the Rothorn, the iconic Matterhorn presents itself from its most...
From the Rothorn, the iconic Matterhorn presents itself from its most spectacular side. Besides the spacious cable car, adventurous and well-maintained hiking trails lead you up to the summit on 3,103 m.a.s.l. On the top, you enjoy a breathtaking view over the surrounding peaks, with a lot of them reaching above 4,000 metres. The "Peak collection" exhibition helps you find the most stunning summits.
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Nice slopes!

When sunny shines, that place is wonderful. The slopes are in extremely good shape. If there is cloudy, it's quite hard to see the slopes.

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

When sunny shines, that place is wonderful. The slopes are in extremely good shape. If there is cloudy, it's quite hard to see the slopes.

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Helsinki
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Slopes in excellent condition, steep and long runs and a wide choice of services, some very nice restaurants. Great access with Sunegga train. The last section to Rothorn sometimes crowded.

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158 reviews 158 reviews
51 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Passeio legal com telefericos modernos e seguros. Vistas maravilhosas das montanhas e do matterhorn. A unica coisa é que o klein matterhorn e o gornegrat tem vistas mais bonitas me minha opiniao. Good trip with modern and safe lifts and gondolas. Marvellous views of the mountains and the matterhorn. In my opinion, tough, the klein matterhorn and the gornergrat have... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Having been to Zermatt several times it never seems to escape me the beauty and vastness of the resort and the excellent pistes available to ski

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Classic, awesome views of the Matterhorn. We had perfect weather when we visited. Three part trip - funicular, gondola, cable car.

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Shanghai, China
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62 reviews 62 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Take the cable car up to the top and feel the height. There is another cable car which comes up to the top which has great sloops but check the conditions first, because it does not run if it is too windy. Could get very cold up there;-)-

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Geneva, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We usually go with the train to the Gornergrat early morning and switch than over to the Rothorn or Trockener Steg.

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Athens, Greece
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Sunny slopes, perfect snow quslity, good weather, lower temperatures than Glacier Matt, fine restaurant and the best view of the mountain.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

Go when you are there. Hike down to one of several wonderful super restaurant in the area. We were there in the winter and saw some deers in the hills so keep your eyes open and enjoy.

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Florence
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115 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

With Sunnegga and Matterhorn Glacier Paradise it's really a skiers paradise. Down the slopes from the very top down to Zermatt. The only pity is that some days, it depends of the weather, lifts close really early (3.30 p.m.!!). Don't miss slope n. 62, it's a gorgeous black one for great fun!

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