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Gorner Gorge, Zermatt

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#4 of 14 in Nature in Zermatt
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Carved into the towering cliffs by the Gornervispe River over thousands of years, Gorner Gorge offers a vivid insight into the omnipotence of nature. First opened for tourists in 1886-87, the gorge features two sections--the lower path with secured wooden bridges and galleries and the more challenging upper stretch to be crossed with the assistance of a mountain guide. Use our Zermatt driving holiday planner to visit Gorner Gorge on your trip to Zermatt, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It's a little bit of a walk from town, but well worth the visit. Small admission fee and the walkways are well maintained. 
    It's a little bit of a walk from town, but well worth the visit. Small admission fee and the walkways are well maintained.  more »
  • Would highly recommend this activity for a non ski day. It was an incredible experiecne to see the gorge in the winter and even more so to zip line through it! 
    Would highly recommend this activity for a non ski day. It was an incredible experiecne to see the gorge in the winter and even more so to zip line through it!  more »

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