5-Seenweg, Zermatt

4.4
#3 of 23 in Trails in Canton of Valais
Meandering through a varied alpine landscape, 5-Seenweg offers numerous photo opportunities and stunning views of the Matterhorn reflected on the glistening surfaces of mountain lakes. This easy hike with downhill sections is quite popular with tourists, so expect to meet people along the way. The biggest crowd gathers at the last of the five lakes, which serves as a communal swimming pool. Add 5-Seenweg and other attractions to your Zermatt trip itinerary using our Zermatt trip planner.
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  • This trail is not about being challenged, it's about getting back to nature and taking in the splendour of the Alps. In warmer weather, we highly recommend packing a lunch and stopping part way...  more »
  • If this hike isn't one of the best in Europe I would be surprised. Spectacular views of the Matterhorn was a feature as was the 5 beautiful lakes encountered along the way. This is an incredible and.....  more »
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