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Tour of the Matterhorn North

From £1,080.00
7 Days & 6 Nights
4.5
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Tour of the Matterhorn North

  • Complete the north section of the long distance trek around the iconic Matterhorn
  • Hike the famous two-day Europaweg balcony path and stay at the Europahut
  • Share stories with fellow walkers in authentic mountain hotels and huts
  • Enjoy Swiss specialties like potato roesti and rich local cheeses
  • Start in glamorous Zermatt, Europe’s famous outdoor capital
Walk the North section of the Tour of the Matterhorn through Switzerland on this self-guided inn to inn trek. This demanding long–distance hike circumnavigates the famous peak, offering superb mountain views, as well as an insight into the two distinct regions that surround it; the German speaking Mattertal and French speaking Val d’Anniviers. This is a tough and adventurous trek, but for fans of the Alps, it could not be more rewarding. Hike through alpine meadows, on rocky paths and over suspension bridges. You will be rewarded with brilliant views at every corner. Relax at the end of the day in atmospheric mountain hotels and huts, and experience the camaraderie that an Alpine trek has to offer. Chat to walkers from all over the world over a beer, swapping stories and advice from the trail.

Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive Zermatt Day 2 Cable car to Sunnegga and walk to Europahut 11 miles / 17 km Day 3 Walk to St Niklaus 10 miles / 16 km Day 4 Walk to Gruben 9 miles / 14.5 km Day 5 Walk to Hotel Weisshorn 7 miles / 11 km Day 6 Walk to Zinal 7.5 miles / 12 km Day 7 Onward Travel
THIS TRIP'S CARBON SCORE

This trip has a carbon score of 7kg per person per night, meaning it’s one of our best trips! For comparison, a carbon count of 7kg is equivalent to 1 single running shoe (not even a pair!). Here at Macs, we pride ourselves on being a responsible travel company and continue to adopt, develop and innovate ways to positively impact the environment. Find out more information on how we've carbon counted our trips.

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