Arriving in the car-free village of Zermatt is like being taken back 150 years to the golden age of mountaineering, grand hotels, and adventure.
Europe’s most modern and impressive lift system delivers life-changing glacier runs, the best on-slope dining in the world, and a helicopter pickup with Zermatt Heliski is always only a phone call away, with the iconic mountain always looming large over your shoulder.
Long runs into Cervinia, Italy for lunch or a heli-drop on Monte Rosa, Zermatt’s off-piste skiing is among the best - and the least-known - in the Alps.
The classic hotels of Zermatt are the paramour of class and luxury in the Alps. And the newer design hotels are just as respected and innovative.
Dining, culture and nightlife make a Zermatt adventure the cornerstone of our European winter trips. And we have the inside line to get you into all the best spots, without any of the hassles.
We’ll use the expansive lift system in combination with helicopter (Heliski Zermatt) for access as much as possible, often skiing into Italy or to another remote valley, before working our way back for an adventurous alpine day.
Friday night: Arrive at Hotel after 3 pm. Welcome drinks with Hosts, discuss weekend activities. Dinner out
Saturday: Breakfast at hotel, early morning ski with guide to Cervinia Helipad. Heli drop Chateau des Dames, a spectacular north-facing run down steep slopes back to Cervinia.
Quick stop for an Italian coffee and snack and then back in the heli for a spectacular ride around the Matterhorn, dropping you on the Swiss border on top of the Tête de Valpelline.
This descent, the famous final day of the Haute Route, meanders amongst massive glaciers in the shadow of the Matterhorn. Ski to Zum See for a relaxing lunch in the afternoon sun.Late afternoon massages or shopping in the village, dinner at the hotel and drinks at the Vernissage.
Sunday: Breakfast at the hotel, taxi transfer to Zermatt heli pad. Heli drop on the Monte Rosa, highest heli drop in central Europe.
Coffee at the Monte Rosa Hütte, with one of the most incredible views in the world. Exciting traverse through the narrow tongue of the Monte Rosa glacier.
Afternoon skiing on the Gornergrat railway, lunch at Chez Vrony, in the charming hamlet of Findelin. Taxi transfer to Zermatt train Station.
Train or private transfer to Geneva or Zurich can be arranged for additional fees.
More information on Heliski Zermatt can be provided by your personal travel expert.
Zermatt Luxe Heliski Weekend:
2 people double occ. CHF5150/pp
4 people double occ. CHF3950/pp
Package for 2/4 people includes:
2 nights,"Suite" Seiler Hotel Group (4*S / 5*), double occupancy
Package for 2 people includes:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner 2 days
Local Wine/Drinks with Meals
3 heli drops per person private helicopter, if guide fills the heli, extra cost will be reimbursed UIAGM guide, all days Lift tickets, all days 50 min Sports Massage /pp Emergency Helicopter Evacuation Insurance Transfers to skiing/helipad all days Transfers to/from Train Station to Hotel Epic Personalized Concierge Parting Gift
Extra heli runs incur additional cost; collected at end of trip Unused heli runs will be reimbursed at the end of trip Single surcharge will apply Airport transfers not included: Taxi, Train and Heli transfers can be arranged for an additional fee Ski Instruction
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