27 Swiss Tour Monte Rosa
27 Swiss Tour Monte Rosa

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Swiss Tour Monte Rosa

Stage 3, Europahütte–Zermatt

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Swiss Tour Monte Rosa

Second section of the Europaweg trail. Challenging, in places hewn from solid rock, running through tunnels, galleries and over bridges. Spectacular panoramic tour with views of the Valais 4000-m peaks, fabulous finale at the Leisee lake above Zermatt.
Second section of the Europaweg trail. Challenging, in places hewn from solid rock, running through tunnels, galleries and over bridges. Spectacular panoramic tour with views of the Valais 4000-m peaks, fabulous finale at the Leisee lake above Zermatt.
20 km
950 m | 1600 m
6 h 40 min
medium (mountain hiking trail) | difficult

Season

Season
Beware: snowfields possible into summer months on high-level sections

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Precipitous area of risk
Beware: surefootedness and head for heights required; risky sections secured with steel ropes, tunnels and galleries.
Hint
Rail/bus/boat: long section, please note cableway recommendation No. 278 Sunnegga–Zermatt.
Ascent Sunnegga
278
Ascent Sunnegga
Rail, bus, boat recommendation
Zermatt ZBAG-zsb–Sunnegga ZBAG-zsb
or
Sunnegga ZBAG-zsb–Zermatt ZBAG-zsb
Reason: metres in height saved approx. 600m.
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Arrival | return travel

Arrival / return travel Zermatt
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Contact

Signpost management
Signposting is managed by the cantonal hiking trail organisation on behalf of the communities. Lend a hand by becoming a member in your canton.
Become a member
Valrando
Rue Pré-Fleuri 6
1951 Sion
info@valrando.ch
www.valrando.ch

Services

Accommodation

Domhütte SAC
Domhütte SAC
Randa
Täschhütte SAC
Täschhütte SAC
Täsch
Jugendherberge Zermatt
Jugendherberge Zermatt
Zermatt
Parkhotel Beau-Site
Parkhotel Beau-Site
Zermatt
Unique Hotel Post Zermatt
Unique Hotel Post Zermatt
Zermatt
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Bookable offers

Haute Route of Europe
Haute Route of Europe
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Places

Zermatt
Zermatt
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Places of interest

Forest Fun Park Zermatt
Forest Fun Park Zermatt
The Matterhorn Museum Zermatlantis
The Matterhorn Museum Zermatlantis
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Signalization

Signalization
For hiking, follow the logo indicated on the yellow signposts. Take a printout of our web map on your hike for safety's sake.
Signalization