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Sunrise and Sunset Excursions in Zermatt


Do you want to experience one of unforgettable experience? Then how about going on a sunrise or sunset excursion in Zermatt. Gornergrat Bahn the Matterhorn Railway offers an amazing package where you can experience either sunset or sunrise excursion with delicious meals! You can view the beautiful sunrise of Zermatt then go hiking or after skiing, you can go watch the amazing sunset of Zermatt. Or you can just go both! Either way, it will be an experience of a life time!

The sunrise excursion package is only available during summer from June to September. So if you’re planning to go during summer, this is something you really don’t want to miss. When dew still lies on the meadows, the quiet whirring of the railway interrupts the silence and nature prepares to awaken, that is when you’re just about to experience a sight that will stay with you forever. You will see the beautiful play of colors combined with the unique panorama of the Rothorn. The eternal ice shines with a pinkish glow and the Matterhorn begins to awaken with the first rays of the sun. You will see the sky changing colors second by second in a magnificent way.
After experiencing the most spectacular sunrise, you can enjoy a hearty breakfast buffet in the Restaurant Rothorn and you can then visit the Peak Collection exhibition of sculptures.

sunrise

You first meet at the Gornergrat Bahn then travel to Rotenboden. Once you get there you will be welcomed by folklore group. Once you have enjoyed the music, you will observe the sunrise alongside the Riffelsee. After experiencing the amazing sunrise, you will travel up to Gornergrat at 3089 meters and have a delicious buffet breakfast at 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat. After your meal, you will have a guided walk to Riffelalp with wildlife watching and then you will return to Zermatt.

The prices are for adults, it is 85.00 Swiss Francs or about $97. If you have Half-Fare, GA, Swiss Card, Peak Pass, or Swiss Pass it will be 65.00 Swiss Francs or about $74. For children between the age of 6 and 16, it is 49.00 Swiss Francs or about $56.
The prices in dollars may change depending on current exchange rates.

sunset

For sunset excursion package, you will enjoy an impressive sunset on the Gornergrat surrounded by 29 four-thousand meter peaks! The view is absolutely breathtaking with colors changing each minute. And while you are viewing the amazing change of colors around 29 mountain peaks, you will be hosted from 3100 Kulmhotel Gornergrat with their best food and wine. This package trip includes the train journey from Zermatt to Gornergrat and back in standard class and a delicious 3 course dinner (drinks are not included) with the amazing and imposing backdrop of the mountains. It is absolutely one of the most romantic dinners you can have in Zermatt.
The prices for adults are 93.00 Swiss Francs or about $106. If you have Half-Fare Card, GA, Swiss Card, Peak Pass, or Swiss Pass it will be 71.00 Swiss Francs or about $81. For children between the age of 6 to 16, it is 49.00 Swiss Francs or about $71.
The prices in dollars may change depending on current exchange rates.