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Ascend Breithorn at 4164m

Breithorn is a classic and a perfect introduction to the 4000m peaks in the Alps.

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Ascend Breithorn at 4164m

Breithorn is a classic and a perfect introduction to the 4000m peaks in the Alps.

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About the tour

Join us for a day trip to climb Breithorn from Zermatt. This trip is a great choice for those who are new to mountain climbing or for anyone looking to experience the high Alps.

Breithorn is one of the more accessible 4,000-meter peaks in the area, and a perfect introduction to mountaineering. You'll meet the guide in Zermatt, take the cable car to Klein Matterhorn, and then complete the ascent (around 300m vertical).

Reaching the top of Breithorn, you'll be rewarded with amazing views of the surrounding mountains. This climb is about enjoying the outdoors and challenging yourself safely acompanied by your guide.

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Tour details

Climb the Breithorn (4'164 m.a.s.l.) accompanied by a certified mountain guide. Below you'll find details about the tour.  


• Fitness level: Easy to moderate

• Number of people: 1-6 persons

• Season: All year round. On skis or by foot.

• Duration: 3-4 hours from Klein Matterhorn


Private mountain guides only

• Guide fee: CHF 690 for 1-2 persons

• Additional persons: CHF 50

What's included?

Mountain guide fee

Additional costs

Return cable car ticket to Klein Matterhorn for you and the guide
Equipment rental: Harness, poles and crampons can be rented in the sport shops in town

NOTE: In case of unsuitable conditions, another activity is proposed by the guide.

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Here's what other adventurers say about us

Fernando, ES
June, 2024
"The experience has been incredible to be able to do my first 4000m mountain. Emanuel is a very nice and a very good guide"
Michael, US
June, 2024
"Thanks for a great adventure. We reached the summit despite the hard winds and high levels of snow!"
David, UK
March, 2024
"Excellent service at Guidezone and wonderful guiding from Urs and Oscar. Booked guides at short notice in a busy week and communication was excellent throughout"
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