The impressive mountain world surrounding Zermatt and the Matterhorn that awaits discovery is a real nature paradise for every hiker and mountaineer. With 38 four thousand-metre peaks in the immediate vicinity and a network of hiking trails extending over 400 km, Zermatt is the most famous mountain climbing village in the region and an ideal starting point for hiking holidays in Switzerland that are both amazing and rich in experience.
Unspoilt nature and idyllic valleys with fragrant forests and countless lakes await discovery. And there is always a view of the highest mountain giants of the Alps. During every hike in Zermatt, chamois, ibex, edelweiss, gentian and alpine rose can be seen.