The summit of boundless possibilities

Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

metres above sea level

Enjoy an unforgettable view. Breathe in the purest mountain air from the glacier. Feel the winter chill in your face. At an altitude of 3883 metres, the Klein Matterhorn really does stimulate the senses in this Alpine wonderland, aptly named the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. This is the peak on which the highest mountain station in Europe is located. Surrounded by 38 four-thousanders and 14 glaciers in three countries, the Klein Matterhorn holds all in its sway.

Awe and wonder at 3883 metres above sea level

Discover the fascinating world of the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise at a dizzying altitude where breathtaking views open up over the snow-covered peaks of the Alps and the iconic Matterhorn rises up majestically in the distance.

The peak experience in the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Welcome to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, where unforgettable experiences wait to be discovered. The fascinating Glacier Palace, the intriguing Cinema Lounge, the impressive viewing platform and the highest mountain restaurant in Europe all invite you explore a world of wonder and beauty. An adventure beckons, ready to fill any visitor with awe.

The Matterhorn Glacier Paradise has so much to offer. Amazing records, phenomenal views and unique experiences that will stay with you for ever and make you fall in love with Zermatt and its mountain scenery. 

The shop at 3883 metres above sea level

Mountain-top restaurant and shop

Shopping in paradise: just next to the restaurant you can purchase souvenirs for your loved ones at home, such as a bottle of wine from the Alps, stored at high altitude, or perhaps a little memento from the Zermatt Bergbahnen collection. 

The highest Alpine crossing by cableway

Matterhorn Alpine Crossing

When vision becomes reality. After years of pioneering work, the year-round connection between the world-famous spa resort of Zermatt and the Italian town of Breuil-Cervinia is now a reality. It’s an experience in a class of its own – gliding above the amazing mountain landscapes of Italy and Switzerland with views of the instantly recognizable Matterhorn.

Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Further highlights

Summer skiing in the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

Early risers can go skiing, snowboarding and freestyling up to midday in the summer months. Europe’s highest and biggest summer ski resort has up to 21 km of pistes just waiting to be discovered.
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Crystal Ride 

One particular highlight of the two 3S cableways, the Matterhorn Glacier Ride I and II, is the special cabins with glass floors. During the ride, the breathtaking glacier landscape becomes visible through the cabin floor to make your journey simultaneously spectacular and spine-tingling.
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Matterhorn Glacier Ride I und II

The world’s highest 3S cableways can be found up in the Alpine wonderland surrounding the Matterhorn. They are special in many ways, from their unique design to the spectacular journey through the amazing mountain scenery around the legendary Matterhorn.
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Two couples sitting at the table of the Glacier Paradise Restaurant at sunset | © basic home production

Sunset Dinner

Haute cuisine up in the mountains! Enjoy a three-course meal at Europe’s highest restaurant as the sun sets slowly behind the Alpine peaks.
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The right ticket to reach an altitude of 3883 metres

There is a wide range of options here. You can choose between a single ticket, a Peak Pass or even a Peak2Peak Pass.

It really depends on how long your stay in Zermatt will be and what activities you still have on your to-do list.

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