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Rothorn, Zermatt

Categories: Observation Decks, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web
Hike or take a cable car to the summit of Rothorn for unobstructed views of the iconic Matterhorn and other peaks. From here you can embark on one of many challenging hikes, or gain access to varied ski runs. Stop by the Peak Collection, which displays sculptures portraying some of Zermatt's most famous mountains. Learn about their altitude, geology, and first explorations through informational panels in four different languages. Save your visit for a clear day if you want the best views. Put Rothorn into our Zermatt tourist route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Zermatt.
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  • The Rothorn has a good 360 degree panorama, but we only stayed there for 15 minutes as there wasn't a lot to do at the top. If you have purchased a Travel Pass, it is worth going for the views, but at...  read more »
  • not to be missed! It starts from Zermatt and with 3 different means of transport you passed the 3000 m, with an unrestricted view of the Matterhorn and other magnificent mountains. Do not miss the Stellisee, pond within which reflects his Majesty the Matterhorn. For the less lazy, I recommend Fünfseenweg (5 Lakes path)
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  • The place still looks under construction with lots of wooden logs lying there. Matterhorn's view is good from here. Point of Paragliding as well. 
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