Nestled in between the Swiss Alps, Zermatt is a quaint little town which is much famed as a haven for hiking, skiing, and mountain climbing enthusiasts. Perched high at a height of about 1600 meters, Zermatt lies in the foothills of the famous Matterhorn peak in Switzerland. Being a famous mountain retreat, Zermatt undoubtedly tops the charts when it comes to the best summer holiday destinations in the world.
Must Experience: Skiing, mountain climbing and hiking at the famous Matterhorn peak
Best Time To Visit: June to September
How To Reach: Fly to Zurich International Airport or Geneva International Airport and take a train, bus, or taxi to Zermatt
Places To Visit: Matterhorn Museum, Observatory in Gornergrat, Schwarzsee Lake, Gorner Gorge, and more.
Things To Do: Hike the Unterrothorn peak, take a ride on the Gornergrat railway, enjoy a cable car ride at Klein Matterhorn, and more.
Tips: Book in advance as summer is the peak time.