Italy may be the country of love, but Switzerland is the country for skiing, and anyone looking for both, the town of Zermatt is the place to go. Here you’ll find 360 km of Pistes based in Switzerland and Italy next door. Zermatt ski lifts reach to 3,883 of the Klein Matterhorn where you can see the 4,000 meter Alps along the Matterhorn. The Pistes seem to be groomed with care for any skill level. And the box stops have some of the most cozy and famous mountain restaurants next to the groomed Pistes.

Zermatt Ski Lifts
Zermatt Ski Lifts

Sitting at the base of the famous Swiss Alps are Zermatt ski resorts, a car-free zone. The Matterhorn is the most famous of all the mountains in this area that has the Alpine village lifestyle with sophistication. The area is of old world feel but offers a modern lift system and comfortable Zermatt accommodations and hotels. With a Zermatt ski lifts that are stretched from 1,620 to almost 3,900m with hundreds of kilometers ski runs.

You’ll find several on-line places to get reviews of all the Zermatt ski resorts. Each will have positive and negative reviews with each guest having their own specific dislikes, likes and needs. If you’re traveling with children, the reviews from families would be the ones to consider. Likewise for the couple that is looking for romance or a group that is looking for nightlife of fun after a day on the slopes, look for the Zermatt ski resort reviews that fit best.

After you have arrived at your hotel or other accommodation and settled in, the staff will provide you a Zermatt Trail Map. Use this tool to plan your day of skiing and if you’re new to the area, any staff member will be able to give you advice and suggestions on how to navigate the mountain. The map is the first thing you want to look at to get the most from you Zermatt ski trip.

Once you have your ski plans mapped out, it is time to hit the slopes! So you first order of business is getting to where the skiing starts and for that you need to ride the lift. When you arrive in Zermatt, ski lift tickets are available at almost any accommodation you may choose to stay. The Zermatt ski lifts ticket prices are provided by the mountain resorts, which are subject to change. Every resort can provide guests with the latest updates.