The mountain of mountains
At the foot of the Matterhorn lies Zermatt, and its growth as a tourist destination is closely linked to what is probably the most famous mountain in the world. The car-free holiday resort has retained its authentic character and offers almost unlimited opportunities for excursions.
Switzerland – the beating heart of skiing
There are very few countries around the world where skiing is as popular as it is in Switzerland. Over one-third of the Swiss population lets off steam on more than 7,000 kilometers (4,400 miles) of ski runs – during the winter holidays, Switzerland is still the undisputed original destination!