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Rothorn, Zermatt

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Cross-country Ski Area · Tramway
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Hike or take a cable car to the summit of Rothorn for unobstructed views of the iconic Matterhorn and other peaks. From here you can embark on one of many challenging hikes, or gain access to varied ski runs. Stop by the Peak Collection, which displays sculptures portraying some of Zermatt's most famous mountains. Learn about their altitude, geology, and first explorations through informational panels in four different languages. Save your visit for a clear day if you want the best views. For Rothorn and beyond, use our Zermatt trip builder tool to get the most from your Zermatt vacation.
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  • more than worth the ride. Not only will you see the Mattherhorn up close but also the Dent Blanche and many other summits. For me the Panorama is even better than the Gornegrat a must 
    more than worth the ride. Not only will you see the Mattherhorn up close but also the Dent Blanche and many other summits. For me the Panorama is even better than the Gornegrat a must  more »
  • Nice Tour to Rothorn for a great Paraglide and Hiking experience. From Rothorn you have a great view and amazing Panorama, a sweet coffee on 3200 meters and a good hike. 
    Nice Tour to Rothorn for a great Paraglide and Hiking experience. From Rothorn you have a great view and amazing Panorama, a sweet coffee on 3200 meters and a good hike.  more »

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