Private tour

From Zürich: Zermatt, the Matterhorn and Gornergrat

4.6 / 5

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From Zürich: Zermatt, the Matterhorn and Gornergrat

Activity provider: Swiss Travel Guide

From US$ 559.64 per person

Visit the mountain resort village of Zermatt with your expert, private tour guide. Experience picturesque views of Gornergrat and the Matterhorn on the cogwheel train.

About this activity

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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German
Pickup included
Pickup from your hotel lobby or accommodation in Zürich
Private group


  • Enjoy a private tour operated just by your party and your expert tour guide
  • Visit the traditional village of Zermatt
  • Experience stunning, panoramic views of the Alps
Full description
Benefit from pick-up from your hotel and travel to the train station in Zürich. Take an intercity train to within two hours of south-Switzerland, where you will change to the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn and arrive in Zermatt. Visit the historical village and walk along the small streets, where you will learn about the history of the Monte Rosa Hotel. Choose whether to have lunch in Zermatt or to board the cogwheel train to Gornergrat. Experience breathtaking aerial views as the train climbs to up to 2800 meters above sea level. Arrive at a viewing point, where you will enjoy panoramic views of the Matterhorn and the glaciers. Relax and enjoy your surroundings as you sit on the terrace. Return to Zermatt by train and explore the local museum. Board the train to Visp and change to the intercity train, which will take you back to Zürich where the tour will end. 
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local and professional, private tour guide
  • All transportation fees for train to Zermatt
  • Transporation fee for Gornergrat railway
  • Entrance fee for the museum in Zermatt
  • Food and drink
  • Personal expenses during the tour
Not suitable for
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour is not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved in this tour
  • Please contact before booking if you require wheelchair assistance
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

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Everything went so smoothly!! Enzo was an amazing tour guide!! He was very approachable and he knew so much about the location. Plus he definitely catered to the private tour as we took our time by the Matterhorn. Thank you for making our dream come true!!

April 19, 2022

Beautiful tour

August 25, 2021

It's very easy because they arrange everything.

January 1, 2020

Product ID: 207255