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Gornergrat Bahn

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Address: Zermatt 3920, Switzerland
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Great ride and views

I highly recommend a ride up this train to the top of Gornergrat. Excellent views and clean efficient train ride. Nice place to get out at the top and view the glacier.

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Chicago ,IL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I highly recommend a ride up this train to the top of Gornergrat. Excellent views and clean efficient train ride. Nice place to get out at the top and view the glacier.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are amazing views from up here of two different glaciers, so I would certainly recommend visiting. But if you can I would particularly recommend what I did, which was to walk up from Zermatt. It's a steep climb, and there are several ways up, but the walk I did offers plenty of views of the glaciers, and I'm sure... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the things that I love about Zermatt is that there is so much to do for non-skiers to feel involved in the whole ski experience. I loved that it was so convenient to take the train to the top of the mountain to meet the guys for lunch then take the train 30 minutes back down to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This rack railway climbs about 5 miles from Zermatt at around 5,200 ft to the summit of the Gornergrat at around 10,200ft. In winter the area is snow covered and from the train you can watch skiers, snow boarders and toboggans shooting down the slopes at speed. At the summit there are impressive views of many high mountains including the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a true masterpiece of the railway industry and should not be missed! Ticket prices are different depending on the season, winter tickets being cheaper than summer ones: 76 CHF pp during winter vs 94 during summer. If you have a swiss pass then you will pay half of the normal price. The views are amazing and you will... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is so beautiful, it is life changing and life affirming. I looked at the view for one hour. The restaurant and wait staff are good. The little gift shop downstairs was pleasantly surprising. I bought a lovely hand-made mug. It is the perfect day and the little train trip up to the mountain is wonderful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Enjoyed this gem in winter and it was busy enough! Would never wanna see Zermatt in summer and overflowing with tourists. Still, this is the way to get the view you are looking for.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This train brings you from Zermatt city center in 30 minutes up the Gornergrat at 3,000mtr in the middle of ski runs. Views over Zermatt and the Matterhorn. Quiet, comfy and slow.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful day going from Tasch up to Zermatt and then up to the Matterhorn on the Gornergrat railway. You can only get to Zermatt by train as they don't allow you to drive up the road. Only deliveries for the shops etc.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was on one far side of the resort and you can take the train up to the very top, which is Gorengrat with little stops along the way that you can get out to look around if you're not skiing or take the opportunity to jump on your skis and go down the mountain. At the top is a... More 

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