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Riffelhaus 1853

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Riffelhaus 1853
The cuisine at Hotel Riffelhaus is regional and tasty. The menu features mainly Swiss specialities. Guests can meet in the lounge or in the ski bar for a drink when heavy snow is falling outside.
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Katrin Nägeli-Lüthi
Updated: August 25, 2020

Coordinates

DD
45.993261, 7.753025
DMS
45°59'35.7"N 7°45'10.9"E
UTM
32T 403432 5094054
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Routes through this place

Type
Name
Distance
Duration
Ascent
Descent
6.2 km
1:50 h
123 m
838 m
1.5 km
0:10 h
1 m
233 m
3.4 km
0:50 h
3 m
367 m
2.5 km
1:30 h
22 m
259 m
3 km
1:00 h
62 m
296 m
2.4 km
1:00 h
19 m
252 m
3.2 km
1:05 h
18 m
519 m
21.2 km
2:30 h
1601 m
1601 m
6.3 km
3:00 h
928 m
63 m
11.5 km
1:05 h
152 m
990 m
11.7 km
0:40 h
5 m
1490 m
83.9 km
32:10 h
5697 m
5865 m
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Riffelhaus 1853

Riffelberg 
3920 Zermatt
Phone +41 27 966 65 00

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Theme trail · Switzerland
Glacier Garden Trail (Nr. 17)
difficult
6.2 km
1:50 h
123 m
838 m
The Gorner Glacier sculpted this landscape over many millennia. Today, hikers marvel at the polished rocks and boulders, the ice of the glacier ...
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Tobogganing · Switzerland
Rotenboden toboggan run
easy
1.5 km
0:10 h
1 m
233 m
The toboggan run on the Gornergrat is not only the Alps’ highest but also one of the most beautiful. Zermatt’s mountain panorama with the ...
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Hiking trail · Zermatt
Mark Twain Trail (Nr. 18)
moderate
3.4 km
0:50 h
3 m
367 m
On the trail of the American writer Mark Twain: a pleasant walk on the Riffelberg with breathtaking views of the Matterhorn. In his satirical ...
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Snowshoeing · Zermatt
Panorama Trail (Nr. 142)
moderate
2.5 km
1:30 h
22 m
259 m
This snowshoe trail leads to some magically beautiful spots between Rotenboden and Riffelberg. Along the way it passes the frozen Riffelsee, ...
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Regional hiking trail · Switzerland
Riffelsee Lake Trail (Nr. 21)
easy
3 km
1:00 h
62 m
296 m
This path leads to a photographic site in a class of its own: the Riffelsee with reflection of the Matterhorn, a small rock in the little lake, ...
3
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Winter hiking · Zermatt
Rotenboden-Riffelberg (Nr. 113)
easy
2.4 km
1:00 h
19 m
252 m
The winter views here are some of the finest in the Zermatt region. The trail leads below the shady Riffelhorn and back into dazzling sunshine, ...
1
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Regional hiking trail · Switzerland
Sun Trail (Nr. 22)
moderate
3.2 km
1:05 h
18 m
519 m
Here, the spirit finds space, freedom and relaxation. The view of the distant horizons, with the panorama of peaks including the Matterhorn, is ...
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Theme trail · Switzerland
Wolli and the Climate Detectives
easy
21.2 km
2:30 h
1601 m
1601 m
This playful exploration of climate phenomena is fun for the whole family. The Zermatt children’s mascot, Wolli, lends a hand. The trip starts off ...
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Regional hiking trail · Switzerland
Swiss Topwalk (Nr. 23)
difficult
6.3 km
3:00 h
928 m
63 m
Keen runners use the Swiss Topwalk as a training course. Regular hikers, too, enjoy the trail, which begins gently in the forest before leading ...
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Mountainbiking · Zermatt
Panorama Bike Tour (Nr. 28)
S0 easy
11.5 km
1:05 h
152 m
990 m
This route starts on the Gornergrat (3,089 m). The first 1,500 metres takes you into the village and along the way, you’ll find mountain lakes, ...
1
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Mountainbiking · Zermatt
Gornergrat Classic Bike Tour (Nr. 1)
S3 difficult
11.7 km
0:40 h
5 m
1490 m
Here, one highlight is quickly followed by another - first, you enjoy the fantastic views on the Gorner Glacier, then admire the reflection of the ...
from Zermatt Tourismus,   Zermatt Tourismus
Long distance hiking trail · Switzerland
High-Altitude Trail
difficult
83.9 km
32:10 h
5697 m
5865 m
The Höhenweg (high-altitude trail) brings hikers to the most beautiful locations in the mountains around Zermatt. Highlights include Höhbalmen and ...
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