Gorner Gorge, Zermatt

4.2
#3 of 13 in Nature in Zermatt
Carved into the towering cliffs by the Gornervispe River over thousands of years, Gorner Gorge offers a vivid insight into the omnipotence of nature. First opened for tourists in 1886-87, the gorge features two sections--the lower path with secured wooden bridges and galleries and the more challenging upper stretch to be crossed with the assistance of a mountain guide. Use our Zermatt driving holiday planner to visit Gorner Gorge on your trip to Zermatt, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • For my husband and me this was the highlight of the Zermatt area. Other sights were definitely interesting, but this was off the so beautiful, interesting, and when we were there, not crowded at...  more »
  • We were in Zermatt three nights and the Matterhorn was clear for about 5 hours! So, hiking around town and to the gorge was an excellent alternative. The gorge has a lot of platforms and routes that.....  more »
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