Zermatt is a ski resort in the very heart of Alpes. It is special, as for it accepts guests all year round. Zermatt is one of the best places for vacation in Switzerland. Be ready to the fact that Zermatt does not have cars. The Swiss banned the entrance of vehicles in order to preserve the primordial cleanness of Alpine nature. On the premises of the resort you can transfer only by electric cars or astride Due to the absence of vehicles Zermatt is regarded more elite and privileged. By the way, the resort makes a part of The best of Alps’ selection.
Zermatt gladly accepts skiers with children. It was awarded with prize «Families Welcome», which makes an equivalent of guaranty of maximum comfort during your family vacation.
Zermatt and Italian resort of Cervinia have a joined skating zone, which includes 360 kilometers of professional trails. The resort attracts visitors with its long slopes and large altitude differences from 3883 meters to 1620 meters above the sea level. This place for vacation could boast with amazing panoramic and forest trails.
Zermatt offers you great assortment of trails for snowboarding, half-pipe and facilities for freeride. There are pistes for cross-country skiing not far from the resort.
Zermatt will be a better choice for mountain skiers with advanced skills. The slopes of the resort are very steep and belong to category extreme-level trails. Skiing will be hard for beginners, as for there are quite few of simple slopes. But skiing school and its professional instructors will help you to polish your professional abilities.
Zermatt is an interesting and funny resort at any time of the day. Dozens of bars, puns and disco clubs will provide you an excellent vacation. Local restaurants deserve a separate description. Some of them are located high in the mountains. It is particularly in Zermatt are located three out of ten best mountain restaurants of the world. Right the trails you can taste truffles, black caviar and fresh oysters.
If you seek active leisure, you can skate, swim in a pool, play curling or other winter sports. You can also visit museums, have an excursion or book a helicopter flight across the Alpes. For those who don’t appreciate extreme, but want to get rid of fatigue, there are SPA-salons working at the resort.