The peak experience in the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Cinema Lounge

Zermatt’s mountainside picture house

The Breithorn Tunnel in the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise is home to Europe’s highest picture house: the Cinema Lounge. Visitors are introduced to all aspects of Zermatt’s fascinating Alpine world, with captivating film sequences lasting several minutes each on subjects such as alpinism, the local flora and fauna, the lifts and railways, and ice and snow.

mystical mood

The comfortable shell seats and the mystical mood lighting in the tunnel ensure that the extreme climatic conditions at 3883 metres above sea level are quickly forgotten. So if you feel like relaxing after the exciting journey on the Matterhorn Glacier Ride I while you get acclimatized to the thin mountain air, why not take a detour into the Cinema Lounge?

Note: Admission to the Cinema Lounge is included in the ticket price. It’s a great place to visit if the weather is bad or to get a foretaste of the high-Alpine world of adventure that is the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. 

Matterhorn Glacier Paradise 

Further highlights on the summit