Go from lake to mountain in one day with this Zermatt trip from Stresa. After leaving Lake Maggiore, you'll travel through the Ossola Valley and high into the mountains via the scenic Simplon Pass. Continue to the pedestrian village of Zermatt by train, then spend the afternoon at leisure doing as much as you wish: Admire the mighty Matterhorn from a village restaurant, head up to the Sunnega plateau, or learn about Zermatt and the alps at Matterhorn Museum. Entrance fees and food are at your own expense.
Mountain day trip to Zermatt from Lake Maggiore
Take a scenic route into the mountains along the Simplon Pass
Travel into Zermatt by train and gaze at the Matterhorn
Enjoy an afternoon of free time to explore the alpine village
Visit the Sunnega plateau or the Matterhorn Museum, if you wish