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Zermatt Guided Day Hike provided by ECHO Trails

Zermatt Guided Day Hike
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$630.75
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Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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Breathtaking Views of the Matterhorn  on a guided day hike Experience amazing vistas of the Matterhorn & the Alps in a combination of cogwheel train ride and easy to moderate day hike. Ride Europe’s highest open-air railway up to the 10,134 ft / 3089 meter Gornergrat, with incredible views of the Matterhorn. Enjoy an hour and a half to 2 hour hike along signposted trails through an alpine nature reserve with stunning Matterhorn views mirrored in alpine lakes. Learn about the origins of Zermatt and the people of the the canton of Valais/Wallis. Local English-speaking guide throughout
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Experience amazing views of the Matterhorn and the Alps in a combination of cogwheel train ride and easy to moderate day hike Ride Europe’s second highest railway and the highest open-air railway of the continent – the Gornergrat cog wheel train – up to the 10,134 ft / 3089 meter Gornergrat with incredible views of the Matterhorn accompanying you most of the way. Walk up to the 360 degree platform area where you see over 29 of the 79 alpine peaks higher than 4000 meters/13,123 ft, including the massive Matterhorn. Enjoy a 1-2 hour guided hike along signposted trails through an alpine nature reserve with stunning Matterhorn views mirrored in pristine alpine lakes. Learn about the origins of Zermatt and the people of the canton of Valais (French name) or Wallis (German name) Local English speaking Guide throughout. Meet Victor one your guides who’s been living in Zermatt for 30 years who knows all the trails, the people and the history of Zermatt.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Experience amazing views of the Matterhorn and the Alps in a combination of cogwheel train ride and easy to moderate day hike Ride Europe’s second highest railway and the highest open-air railway of the continent – the Gornergrat cog wheel train – up to the 10,134 ft / 3089 meter Gornergrat with incredible views of the Matterhorn accompanying you most of the way. Walk up to the 360 degree platform area where you see over 29 of the 79 alpine peaks higher than 4000 meters/13,123 ft, including the massive Matterhorn. Enjoy a 1-2 hour guided hike along signposted trails through an alpine nature reserve with stunning Matterhorn views mirrored in pristine alpine lakes. Learn about the origins of Zermatt and the people of the canton of Valais (French name) or Wallis (German name) Local English speaking Guide throughout. Meet Victor one your guides who’s been living in Zermatt for 30 years who knows all the trails, the people and the history of Zermatt.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 47173P8
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • All transport included in itinerary
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland Departure Point: Gornergrat Station Address: opposite Zermatt Train Station, Zermatt Dates: See Availability Return point: Return to Gornergrat Station
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult; not recommended for children of any age not used to walking distances
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wear footwear with sturdy soles that grip the ground well
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Private tour
  • All transport included in itinerary
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland Departure Point: Gornergrat Station Address: opposite Zermatt Train Station, Zermatt Dates: See Availability Return point: Return to Gornergrat Station
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult; not recommended for children of any age not used to walking distances
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wear footwear with sturdy soles that grip the ground well
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
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