The Matterhorn sits brooding over the landscape . You can ski from here into Italy. You can also stay in Matterhorn cheap hotels so you can remain for more than a weekend. The Matterhorn region is popular and, therefore, expensive. Check with EasyToBook.com for solutions, including Matterhorn hotels and discount hotels. The Matterhorn then becomes a viable possibility for more than a day or a weekend. The Matterhorn can then surprise you with its sidewalk cafes, hikes and resorts.
One place to start exploring the region is in Saas Fee. Here, among 13 peaks, you will find skiing and more skiing. This is the “Pearl of the Alps.” It is also a hiker’s version of heaven. You can also leave your hotels in Matterhorn to horse trek or ride a mountain bike in the area. Snow tubing is popular and, for a history of the region, you should visit the Saast Museum. Alternatively, visit Zermatt, a famous resort town. Go to the Climber’s Cemetery and read the names of all who have tries and failed on the Matterhorn.