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Hiking the Matterhorn Trail in 1 day

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Join one of our certified guides for a day long hiking expedition on the incredible Matterhorn trail and see why this behemoth of the Alps is so famous.



1 Day

May - Sep




* Spend a day trekking along the beautiful Matterhorn trail.

* See the majestic, renowned mountain up close, from a number of viewpoints.

* Soak in a variety of wonderful highlights along the trail.


A truly magical peak in the Alps, on the border between Italy and Switzerland, the Matterhorn has to be seen to be believed.

On this full day trip, we would like to show you the Matterhorn in a thorough, easy and incredible way. On this trip, we would like to take you on a trek on the Matterhorn trail.

Stretching approximately 10 kilometers, this trail will show you the majestic peak from a number of different perspectives, many of which are right up close. Hence giving you the opportunity to really take in the beauty of this world famous mountain.

Along the way, we will will also discuss the many legends associated with the mountain. One of those legends includes the story about the peak’s construction by giants from Valtournenche.

Throughout the hike, you will have plenty of chances to stop, rest and take that perfect picture. You will also get to take in the trail’s assortment of highlights, including the Schwarzsee chapel, the Zmutt dam, the Hamlet of Zmutt and much more.

While the trail is not technical, it is nonetheless quite long. As a result, participants should be in good physical condition to maintain a steady pace.

You don’t have to climb the Matterhorn to appreciate how incredible it is. And on this full day trip, we would like to show you the mountain, up close, along the fantastic Matterhorn trail. To get started, just send us a request. We look forward to hearing from you.

Price includes

- Guiding fee


What are some recommended accommodations near our adventure location?

We understand that finding the perfect place to stay is an essential part of your adventure experience. To help you with this, we’ve curated a list of three highly recommended hotels that offer comfort, convenience, and a touch of local charm. These accommodations are well-suited for adventurers looking to relax and rejuvenate after an exciting day of exploration
Hotel Bristol Zermatt Switzerland
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Hotel Mont Cervin Palace Zermatt Switzerland
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Romantik Hotel Julen Zermatt Switzerland
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About the guide

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ES Adventure Guides



Mountain Guide

Tomas and his team of IFMGA/UIMLA-certified mountain guides & leaders and rock climbing instructors (Kyriakos, Daniel, Andrej, Tobias, Bernd, Herbert, Guy and Noé) are some of the top outdoor adventure professionals in Switzerland.

Whether you wish to climb the Matterhorn, Eiger, Jungfrau or Monch, or enjoy amazing freeride or ski touring days around Verbier or Zermatt, among other great options, they will be able to show you the top spots and the ropes to ensure you have an unforgettable and safe adventure.

Tomas will be your main point of contact during the booking process and will be able to help you with all the questions you have in order to make sure you receive the best possible guiding service.

Pick one of the programs featured for E-S Adventure Guides Switzerland and start planning an awe-inspiring experience in the mountains!


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What people are saying about ES Adventure Guides



Very user friendly platform with timely responses from Explore Share representatives. The trip itself with Tom from Alps Adventures was awesome and ensure that we had an experience that was 100% what we wanted. Recommend both the platform and the guide. Thanks to all for arranging and delivering so well.


I had am amazing time during the 1-day off-piste training course at Hoch-Ybrig. Urs, our main mountain guide, was very helpful in answering my queries before the course, and Lupe from explore-share was helpful in selecting the course. We had 3 groups under Urs, Mario and Patrick, and I was in the group with Patrick. He gave us a lot of nice tips and individualized video analysis. He made a special effort to convey everything in English, since I don't know German. All the participants were very helpful and friendly too! The course is good value for money as skis are included for the weekend in the course price.

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