Summer and Winter in Zermatt
Zermatt, a world famous ski and mountaineering resort which also retains elements of a traditional farming village, is nestled at the foot of the famous Matterhorn Mountain. The car-free village combines traditional Alpine rustic homes with contemporary chalets and hotels. Horse drawn sleighs give Zermatt a delightful feel of a bygone age.
Zermatt has the highest skiing in Europe which, combined with the extensive glaciation, allows for skiing 365 days of the year. Over 60% of the runs are either on glacier or have snow making capabilities, which means that Zermatt is a guaranteed snow sure destination. Zermatt is regularly voted as one of, if not the, top ski resorts in the world.
In summertime there are also various of activities you can enjoy such as golfing, hiking, mountaineering and climbing, a forest fun park, mountain bike, tennis, paragliding, fly fishing, summer skiing, and more.
For a more tranquil vacation you can pamper yourself in one of Zermatt's beautiful SPA's, take a shopping trip to Milan, or go golfing.