Old World Culture Meets Beautiful Ski Slopes In Zermatt, Switzerland

Posted by findskiholidays on August 19th, 2013

If you are looking for some old world charm when you are booking your next ski holiday in Switzerland, then you have to consider staying in Zermatt. This town is the crown jewel of ski resorts around the globe with many snow packed glaciers and peaks offering the best of both worlds for skiers and snowboarders looking for fun and adventure. Once you arrive in Zermatt you will certainly feel as though you have reached the pinnacle of ski resorts. The slopes there offer endless descents that are ideal for skiers of all levels. You will find some of the world’s most luxurious hotels surrounding the old world charm in the city, mixing modern and traditional.

One of the things that really set the village apart from other skiing resorts around the world is the fact that it’s only accessible by electric cars. This is truly a vacation destination for those who are looking for elegance and excitement. The restaurants, boutiques, and shops in the town are filled in every corner of the town. When you envision the perfect ski village in Switzerland, Zermatt is what you had in mind.  Here you might even stumble upon a famous face or two in one of those crowded boutique shops or restaurants as many of the world’s rich and famous call Zermatt their own skiing playgrounds as well. 

Now for the real reason you will want to book your ski holiday in Zermatt- the slopes. There are several different skiing zones with each of them being directly accessible from the town itself. Conveniently located by the Italian, border you will also be able to access two ski zones in Italy as well. Even better than the scenery will be the runs you will experience on the slopes with vertical drops of more than 7,000 feet and the terrain that never seems to end. What’s even better is that there are over 50 restaurants on the mountain side with some of them being deemed as the best in the world. Some have delicacies and specialties that you have never tasted anywhere else in the world!

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This article is written by John Sundin, who is also associated with Find Ski Holidays. Find Ski Holidays is a site that can help users find the perfect ski holiday. They provide neutral information, as they are not connected to any travel agency or hotel chain so you know that they don’t have a stake in whether you choose one ski holiday over another. They have an extensive knowledge about the travel industry and know how you can book at the lowest price. Their goal is to share this expertise with you.

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