Hinterdorfstrasse, Zermatt

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As you walk down the narrow, cobbled street called Hinterdorfstrasse, you'll get a feeling for what life in a Swiss mountain village would have been like hundreds of years ago. Dating back to the 16th century, Zermatt's oldest street has retained its traditional wooden chalets, making it one of the best spots for taking photos in town. Our Zermatt trip itinerary planner makes visiting Hinterdorfstrasse and other Zermatt attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • This was such a cute street of historic homes and architecture right in downtown Zermatt! I can’t imagine how they were still standing under all the feet of snow, but that is a testament to how well t...  more »
  • Beautiful place! It's worth making a visit. Access is relatively easy and avista is sensational, access by train.
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  • Zermatt is the village near the Matterhorn. Although often shrouded in fog, it is very nice to walk around in this street. It looks very cozy and is also great for people watching. You see day trippers and the rich from Europe.
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