Zermatt, Switzerland – video & images from a good friend of mine, Richard

Zermatt in Summer Hiking and mountain climbing Zermatt has many opportunities for hiking. There are numerous well-marked footpaths and walks (400 km in all) which will take you through pine-scented mountain forests, to the shores of calm Alpine lakes and to the ice-blue glaciers. Mountain railways make it easy to reach the high altitude rambling areas. There are many mountain cabins and restaurants ready to offer a warm welcome and a leisurely rest. Alpine tourism was the beginning of Zermatt’s development. Situated at the foot of the Matterhorn and surrounded by 38 fourthousend-meter high mountains, Zermatt has always been the … Continue reading Zermatt, Switzerland – video & images from a good friend of mine, Richard