Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, Zermatt

4.5
#1 of 55 in Winter Sports in Swiss Alps
Discover Switzerland's iconic winter wonderland by visiting Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, the highest cable car station in the Alps. Europe's highest viewing platform, the station sits 3,800 m (12,500 ft) above sea level and provides unbeatable views of the surrounding mountains peaks and glaciers. Over half a million visitors complete the multi-stage cable car journey each year, lured by the ski area's famous slopes and trails. If you get tired of taking in those sweeping views from the comfort of the summit's observation platform, try to conquer one of the region's 4,000 m (13,100 ft) peaks on a guided adventure with expert mountaineers. Save time by booking your excursion tickets and ski passes online. Before you head to Zermatt, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Zermatt vacation planner, to make sure you see all that Zermatt has to offer, including Matterhorn Glacier Paradise.
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  • While we enjoyed the scenic beauty the kids enjoyed the free tube ride . The restaurant on top is priced reasonable too .  more »
  • This is a pricey ride but oh so worth it. We had relatively clear skies on the ascent - we had the first cable cars of the day - and the views, especially on the final leg to the top, were beyond stun...  more »
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