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The alpine town Zermatt is one of the most popular tourist destination in the swiss alps.
Zermatt lies at the foot of the Matterhorn, pyramid shaped mountain, who is one of the icons of Switzerland and the Swiss Alps.
Like some other popular alpine towns Zermatt is a car-free town.
The Matterhorn Express station in Zermatt is the base station of the "Matterhorn Express" cable car.
The Matterhorn Express cable car climbs up from Zermatt (1,620 meters) to Klein Matterhorn (3,883 meters) in 3 or 4 stages:
(3) Zermatt - Furi, Furi - Trockener Steg, Trockener Steg - Klein Matterhorn.
(4) Zermatt - Furi, Furi - Schwarzsee, Schwarzsee - Trockener Steg, Trockener Steg - Klein Matterhorn.