Zermatt for families


When most people consider taking a vacation to Zermatt Switzerland, they only think about the village of Zermatt as being a lovely Swiss Alps ski resort. While no one can argue the fact that Zermatt hotels are the perfect location for a Swiss ski vacation, it remains that Zermatt is much more than simply a fantastic Switzerland ski resort. Zermatt Accommodation can help you plan the perfect Zermatt family vacation for you and your family to enjoy. Zermatt has many activities, excursions and attractions that are not only suitable for children but are specifically designed to be children friendly.

Zermatt is a wonderful family destination for winter sports. Adults will appreciate the challenging slopes of the Matterhorn while children can ski the beginner slopes and attend one of the ski schools located in and around Zermatt. Teenagers enjoy the excellent snowboarding condition and facilities and families can hike together through the Alps on well-marked trails. When everyone is ready for a break from the wintertime sports activities, you can enjoy a light snack, a full meal or just some hot beverages at one of the many taverns located along the slopes and trails on the mountain.

Summertime in Zermatt is perfect for a vacation to Switzerland. The weather is warm enough for outdoor summer activities and you can still ski and snowboard in the higher elevations on the Matterhorn. Summer sports including mountain biking, mountain climbing, hiking, paragliding, fly fishing, tennis, golf and summer skiing. There are also many indoor activities to keep children happy. Zermatt has indoor swimming pools, tennis courts, indoor climbing and a cinema. In addition, many of the Zermatt hotels have spas and wellness centers were adults can relax and rejuvenate while children enjoy activities planned especially for them. Use Zermatt Accommodation to find hotels that are approved by Wolli – Zermatt’s official mascot. Wolli’s Summer Fun present programs for children of all ages, both indoor and outdoor, that will keep your kids busy, entertained and having a great Zermatt experience while you play or simply rest.