Winter is almost here

Winter highlights for you in Zermatt

The days are becoming shorter and the temperatures are falling – winter is gradually proclaiming its return. With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, countless kilometres of ski runs and a unique mountain panorama, Zermatt offers a special kind of winter experience. We offer insider tips on everything you can expect in the coming winter season in the “Home of Winter”.

Winter season kickoff

The highest ski resort in Europe is waiting for you. Discover our attractive Season Kickoff packages, including accommodation and ski pass.

Which ski is the best fit?

The perfect start to the new winter season. Test out the latest ski models on beautifully prepared runs.

Heading off on foot

Hike through snowy landscapes with a breath-taking mountain panorama. There are countless hiking paths and snow shoe trails to tempt you to Zermatt.

Exclusive, fresh runs

You can enjoy our exclusive First Track offer from 12 December 2022. The first descent before the run officially opens, followed by breakfast at just under 4,000 m.

Up close in the snow groomer

As the day draws to a close, you can watch as the run is prepared for around four hours. The view of the twinkling village from the slope is worth it!

Culinary adventures

“Dining with the stars” or a fondue in the igloo village: Zermatt promises unique culinary experiences. Gourmet heaven at the foot of the Matterhorn.

Christmas is coming

The scent of tangerine and cinnamon fill the air, which can only mean one thing: it’s not long till Christmas! Join our celebration as we switch on our Christmas tree lights.

Horu Trophy Zermatt

The Horu Trophy is one of the biggest curling tournaments in Europe to take place outdoors – and a sporting highlight in the Matterhorn village.