Attractions

There is no doubt that the one thing in Zermatt that is on everyone's list of attractions to see is the Matterhorn, as are the rest of the Swiss Alps for that matter, but there are numerous other attractions worth seeing in Zermatt as well. The attractions that bring thousands of visitors to Zermatt every year fall into multiple different categories, because Zermatt is a place that is simply that diverse and that wonderful. For this reason, you do not want to be left out in the dark in regards to the amazing attractions in Zermatt that there are to see.

As you can likely imagine, many of the attractions have to do with nature and the breathtaking natural surroundings in Zermatt. There are multiple mountain peaks in addition to the Matterhorn that are well worth visiting, even if not for skiing or to participate in other winter sports. There are also a number of trains that travel through Zermatt, as there are no vehicles allowed in the town, at least not unless they run on battery. This is an attempt on the part of the town to keep pollution out of the town in order to always be able to enjoy the spectacular views of the Matterhorn. The trains themselves that will take you to and from Zermatt are something to see, as they are not like trains you will find in westernized countries. They offer great views of the entire town and everything in it. In addition to all of this, there are also a number of attractions that are less about nature and more about fun, so there is plenty of variety for visitors to Zermatt Switzerland. A guide to some of the most loved Zermatt attractions will help you to make sure that you don't miss anything while you are visiting.

Natural Attractions – Natural attractions abound in Zermatt, which is why most people go there. A trip to Zermatt is not complete without taking time to see at least some of these. And no matter what time of year you visit there will be some spectacular natural attraction to see. A few in particular tend to get the most attention from those visiting.

Unique Attractions – Every great tourist destination has its own unique attractions that are unlike those found elsewhere. It is these attractions that make certain places worth going to, and there are a couple worth seeing in Zermatt.

Educational Attractions – Finally, no trip is complete without a few educational attractions on the itinerary too. Whether you are traveling alone or with your children, there is always room for learning about other cultures. There are two individual museums in Zermatt that can teach you about both Zermatt culture and Swiss culture in general.

Zermatt is no doubt a small town, and the biggest attraction is no doubt the Matterhorn, but you would be surprised at how much more there is to do, see, and learn about in Zermatt. By doing a little bit of it all you will be taking full advantage of an amazing place to see.