Andermatt, a fascinating destination for every season

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Andermatt, in the heart of the Swiss Alps, is a holiday destination full of opportunities. Located in the middle of the Ursern Valley, in Canton Uri, this small town offers all the advantages of the Swiss Alps, both in summer and winter. Snowy mountains in winter and blooming meadows in summer and a traditional village center. Andermatt Swiss Alps is developing the high-end mountain village in an all year around destination, so that more guests will be able to enjoy this wonderful blend of idyllic setting and social life.

The village

Andermatt, a traditional mountain village with 1600 inhabitants, is located in a valley in the heart of the Swiss Alps among meadows, lakes and rivers. A paradise for winter sport lovers. Among the Swiss Alps there is a small architectural and engineering work of art: six new 4- and 5-star hotels, 500 holiday apartments in 42 buildings, and 25 exclusive chalets where guests can decide to spend their holidays.

Winter season

If you love winter sports, this village is perfect for you: the Andermatt ski area, one of the best of the Alps, consists of 120km of slopes. The ski area is made of two separate parts: Nätschen, 1842m, with easier slopes, and Gemsstock, 2961m, for more expert skiers. In the latter is possible to ski from 3000m and reach the village at 1447m, thanks to the intermediate and advanced slopes. Easier tracks can be found at 2344 m on the Gurschenalp, above Nätschen.

Summer season

As said before, Andermatt is very fascinating also during the warmer season. During summer the 18 holes golf course attracts golf lovers from all around the world. The ecologically – designed course, situated adjacent to the village, is perfectly set in the spectacular natural surroundings. The course is 1.3 million meters square large, over 6 kilometers long and designed to international tournament standards. The course was designed by the renowned architect Kurt Rossknecht and is one of the most attractive golf courses in the Alps.

At Andermatt it is impossible to get bored. For children and adults, it’s fascinating all year around. Discover it with LessonBOOM!

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