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Riffelalp – Cosy evening in the ‘Alphitta’ Alpine restaurant

Every Wednesday from 14.12.2016 – 12.04.2017


  • Train ride Zermatt–Riffelalp–Zermatt
  • Three-course menu 

Whoever enjoys tradition and a cosy atmosphere should treat them-selves and their family to an excursion to the Riffelalp and the tradi-tional ‘Alphitta’ Swiss mountain restaurant. This excursion is suitable for all ages since the restaurant is just 10 minutes on foot from the Riffelalp station.

Cosy evening in Alpine restaurant

You do not need snowshoes or hiking experience to enjoy the Rif-felalp excursion to the ‘Alphitta’. This excursion is ideal for young children and older visitors since the trail is level.

After a short walk through the magnificent Swiss stone pine forest, you will be treated to a delicious three-course menu.

Price CHF 75.00

Children 9–16 years39.00
Children 8 and under free


No additional discounts such as Half-Price Pass, Swiss Travel Pass, Junior or Grandchild Card


Booking: Until 4.00 pm on the previous day by Alphitta

tel. +41 (0)76 461 94 22



The Gornergrat Railway takes you up to the Riffelalp easily and com-fortably: Your excursion starts at 7:24 pm in Zermatt. The trail on the Riffelalp is well lit so a headlamp is not required.

The following is included in the price:

  • Train ride Zermatt–Riffelalp–Zermatt
  • Three-course menu


  • Dates for the winter saison 2016/17 will be announced soon.


  • Adults CHF 75.00; no further discount with Half-Price Card, Swiss Card, Swiss Travel Pass, Junior or Grandchild Card
  • Children 9–16 years CHF 39.00
  • Children 8 and under free

Reservations required by 4:00 pm.
Alphitta, telephone +41 (0)76 461 94 22, infoalphitta.ch

A gem in Zermatt’s Alpine world

The ‘Alphitta’ archetypal mountain restaurant lies at a majestic 2,222 metres above sea level and is a hidden jewel of the Swiss Alps with an enchanting view of the Matterhorn. The five-star Riffelalp Resort is located close to the Alphitta.

A cosy ambience, international guests and a mix of modern and tra-ditional cuisine are just some of the Alphitta’s charms. Anyone who chooses the Alphitta as a destination is sure to experience a magical excursion.