47points

Les Gets

95points

Zermatt

Les Gets
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31 facts in comparison

Les Gets vs Zermatt

Les Gets
Zermatt

How does Les Gets compare to Zermatt?

  • 27.72$ cheaper average daily ski pass price
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    47.28$vs75$
  • 3.6inches more snowfall (February)
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    100inchesvs96.4inches
  • 698.1$ cheaper season ticket price
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    765.9$vs1464$
  • Has a golf course
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How does Zermatt compare to Les Gets?

  • 80km bigger skiable area
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    200kmvs120km
  • 27 more restaurants/bars
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    82vs55
  • 1449meters higher mountain height
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    2279metersvs830meters
  • Allows off-piste skiing
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  • 34 more restaurants/bars on the slopes
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    52vs18
  • 22.8inches more snowfall (December)
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    70.8inchesvs48inches
  • The resort is serviced by public transport
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  • 9.8inches more snowfall (March)
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    93.3inchesvs83.5inches

General info

1.mountain height

830meters

2279meters

The height of the mountain is the difference in height between the lowest and highest point. Tall mountains can offer longer pistes, better views, and often better snowfall.
2.opening hours

8hours

8hours

The opening hours is the average number of hours per day that the resort is open for skiing. Long opening hours mean you can go for an early ski, or have a long sleep and go later.
3.summit height above sealevel

2002meters

3899meters

The summit is higher above sea level. This means the mountain can have lots of snow, even in springtime.
Source: city's official website, 2021.
5.months open yearly

4months

4.5months

A longer ski season offers more flexibility on when to visit.
6.Is child friendly
Les Gets
Zermatt
The resort has dedicated on site childrens clubs, so no need to worry about a babysitter.
7.base elevation

1172meters

1620meters

The level of the base of the mountain above sea level.

Skiing

1.skiable area

120km

200km

The size of area available for skiers to enjoy on the mountain as measured in kilometres.
2.Allows off-piste skiing
Les Gets
Zermatt
In resorts which allow off piste-skiing, you can ski anywhere which is great for adventurous types. However, there are hazards such cliff edges, avalanches or simply getting lost and suffering exhaustion.
3.Has a ski school
Les Gets
Zermatt
Ski schools offer lessons to beginners.
Cross-country skiing is an Olympic sport that provides great exercise for both the upper and lower body. Resorts that keep the cross-country skiing trails open for the general public attract professional and casual skiers.
The average price of a one day "all access" ski pass at the resort.
The total number of ski lifts available at the resort (all types; tow lifts, surface lifts and air lifts).
7.season pass price

765.9$

1 464.00$

The season pass price gives you unlimited access to the resort for the entire ski season.
8.Has toboggan runs
Les Gets
Zermatt
Toboggan runs are dedicated slopes or slides that you can slide down on a toboggan.
9.Has night skiing
Les Gets
Zermatt
Certain trails are illuminated so that you can carry on skiing even after the sun goes down.

Leisure

More restaurants and bars can indicate a lively nightlife, as well as offering visitors more choice.
Rather than having to trek back to the base of the mountain, it is a lot more convenient to have restaurants and bars on the slopes.
3.Has a spa
Les Gets
Zermatt
After a day out in the snow, you can get warm and relaxed in the spa.
4.Has an ice rink
Les Gets
Zermatt
At the ice rink you can get your skates on and try your hand at a different winter sport.
5.Has a golf course
Les Gets
Zermatt
The resort has a golf course which visitors can enjoy, weather permitting!
6.Has ice climbing areas
Les Gets
Zermatt
Ice climbing is a great sport for adrenalin seekers. It entails climbing frozen cliff edges/waterfalls using tools such as ice axes in order to grip the surface.

Facilities

The resort will be more easily accessible when serviced by public transport. It is also usually cheaper than other modes of transport.
With more hostels and hotels at the resort you have a range to choose from.
3.Has camping facilities
Les Gets
Zermatt
Camping can offer a cheaper alternative to hotels or B&B’s, and can provide a fun outdoors experience - although it might not be ideal in winter!

Snowfall

1.snowfall december

48inches

70.8inches

Average snowfall in the month of December.
2.snowfall february

100inches

96.4inches

Average snowfall in the month of February.
3.snowfall march

83.5inches

93.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of March.
4.snowfall november

0inches

30.7inches

Average snowfall in the month of November.
5.snowfall january

70.2inches

76.3inches

Average snowfall in the month of January.
6.snowfall april

56.1inches

92.8inches

Average snowfall in the month of April.

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