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Address: Zermatt, Switzerland
Activities: Mountaineering

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Fantastic Chalet Hotel well run by Dave & Gail Thomson, & very good value, with high quality food prepared by Chef Lally & Team

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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Cumbria
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Cumbria
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Fantastic Chalet Hotel well run by Dave & Gail Thomson, & very good value, with high quality food prepared by Chef Lally & Team

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Milton Keynes, UK
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119 reviews 119 reviews
33 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Full report under Breithorn hotel. Definitely recommended in Champoluc for skiers but 10 minute walk to the nearest lift on a main road and issues with locker keys if not a couple.

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Tianjin Region, China
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138 reviews 138 reviews
124 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Its located in the area near the Matterhorn, its look simply majestic especially with no cloud cover. It a tall mountain of which many climbers have scaled her majestic pieaks

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Ispra, Italy
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It was my first 4K climb and it was fantastic, the views, walking with crampons and being above 4000 m.

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Richmond Hill, ON
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26 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This was the easiest snow climb we ever did. Yet, you need to know basic mountaineering skills, and be comfortable walking in crampons (depending on snow conditions you may not need them). You better be well acclimatized when you climb Breithorn, it is quite high. Easy access from Kline Matterhorn (gondola station). Round trip to the summit is about 2-3... More 

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Picturesque with large cornice. Only attempt if experience with snow and ice climbing and equipment and have a guide

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Baden, Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The Breithorn is one of the few mountains higher than 4000m suitable for non-mountaineers. It is easy "climb" that means no climbing at all: you can walk up to the top. Your mountain guide provides all the equipment like grampons, harness, etc. Klein Matterhorn is the starting point of the hillwalk. First you cross a glacier the you walk uphill.... More 

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Liverpool
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We ate our first meal here upon arrival of fresh pasta. It was a small portion but stunningly good. We decided to go back and have a full meal starting with cocktails. We had the Gin Martini (in/out) and the Bloody Mary and both were superb; strong, clean and neverending! Without going into detail of each course (soup, grilled veg,... More 

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knutsford
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Take the cable car up to Klein Matterhorn -3800 mtrs approx and you can walk(taking care to avoid crevasses) in an arc to the left and you are at the foot of a lovely snow climb to the nicest gentle summit overlooking the Visp valley with Zermatt at its head. Have climbed up here several times.Go only in the recognised... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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181 reviews 181 reviews
40 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

While not as enigmatic and imposing as the Matterhorn, Breithorn is still visually stunning and worth seeing. We were able to see this mountain even when the MAtterhorn was covered in clouds.

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