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Ski Holidays to Taesch, Switzerland

Taesch, Switzerland is a typical Valaisian village situated in the Zermatt valley. For Zermatt on a budget, look to Taesch for a more affordable holiday, at just 6km from Zermatt, Taesch is a typical, compact Valais village which is a good option for Families. Cross-country skiers have 12km of trails to explore while downhill skiers and boarders simply hop on the shuttle train to be whisked up to Zermatt in 12 minutes.

Here the guest will find peace and relaxation on their Taesch ski holidays. However the modern holiday resort of Zermatt with its bustle and activity can be reached quickly and easily (departures every 20 minutes, journey time approx 12 minutes).

Resort Statistics

Taesch ski resort
Level Rating Runs
Beginners 19
Intermediates 33
Advanced 11
Total Runs 63
Good for
  • Families
Resort features High altitude skiing
Resort Statistics
Resort Altitude 1449m
Highest Lift 3820m
Total Piste 150km
Longest Run 17km
Directions of Slopes All
Uphill Capacity 40065
Total Lifts 33
Gondolas/Cable cars 14
Chairlifts 8
Drag Lifts 9
Snow Parks 1

Skiing in Taesch

Taesch has an altitude level of 1449m and holds 15km of cross-country trails which is very popular with both locals and tourists. For skiing and snowboarding visitors tend to head to Zermatt which is a short 6km distance from Taesch. Here skiers will find a huge terrain of well groomed pistes with plenty of marked runs and off-piste skiing area. Taesch has a singular drag lift and one piste and at low altitude and no snow makinf facilties snow conditions can be quite low. When snowfall conditions are good the slope is perfect for all skiers looking to practice their skills. For snowboarders there is a fun park and half pipe available.

Snow conditions in Taesch

The low altitude resort does have some good snowfall throughout the winter season but due the resort levels snow can be low towards the beginning and end of the season.

Apres-ski, restaurants and other activities in Taesch

The resort of Taesch has several activities including cross country ski trail, ice rink, toboggan run, numerous sport facilities are available in nearby Zermatt.

Transfer time in Taesch

The nearest international airport to Taesch is Geneva, Zurich and Milan which are accessible via a quick car transfer.