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Valaisian Snack Bag for a picnic on Gornergrat

1. August 2020 - 31. October 2020

Everyone knows that fresh air and activity make you hungry; what could be better than a picnic with delicious specialities from Canton Wallis plus a wonderful view of the Matterhorn?  Our new offer ‘Snack Ticket’ lets you be flexible – choose your favourite location – on the viewing platform at Gornergrat Kulm, beside the Riffelsee lake, on the Riffelberg – and open up your Snack Bag and start your picnic…

‘Snack Ticket’ Offer from CHF 73.-

A ride up to the Gornergrat and back as well as a Valaisian Snack Bag

    • Rail trip Zermatt-Gornergrat-Zermatt
    • “Classic Bag” Matterhorn Gotthard Railway
    • Snack comprising regional produce (choice of 2 types)



September / October 

CHF 73.-  with reduction (for half-price ticket, season ticket etc.)

CHF 124.- without reduction


Book Snack Ticket 'Cholera'

Book Snack Ticket 'Sandwich' 

Your advantage

Valaisian Snack Bag for a picnic on Gornergrat

The big advantage: with your snack in its Matterhorn Gotthard Railway bag you will be enjoying local produce and can avoid leaving any litter behind you when take your bag home as a souvenir and as a reusable carrier bag.    

Two types of Valaisian Snack Bags

The Snack Ticket can be booked in two types:

Type 1: 

    • Power-sandwich with local cheese
    • Mountain-guide bread
    • Chocolate mini-Matterhorns
    • Apple
    • Home-made ice-tea  (5dl / approx. 1 pint)



Type 2: 

    • Walliser ‘cholera’ (a savoury, vegetable pie)  
    • Chocolate mini-Matterhorns 
    • Apple
    • Fendant (local white wine, 2dl)



How does it work?

You can book your ‘Snack Ticket’ up to the day before your trip (up to 5.30 pm) to the Gornergrat at our web shop. Book your ‘Snack Ticket’ by 5.30 pm at the latest the day before your trip at our web shop. You will receive a PDF with a QR code for your rail ticket and to allow you to pick up your Snack Bag.

On the day of your trip your Snack Bag will be waiting for collection by 7.30 am in Zermatt at the Fuchs Bakery at Getwingstrasse 24 (300m / 5 minutes on foot) from the Gornergrat Railway valley station.