Deep gorges, cascading waterfalls and clear mountain lakes –in the Swiss Alps summer, Andermatt and its surroundings are heaven for hikers, bikers, anglers, nature lovers and anyone in search of relaxation. Cultural events and unforgettable indulgences round off any Andermatt summer holiday. At the weekend you’ll see plenty of classic car fans travelling over the passes around Andermatt in their shiny vintage vehicles.
Its central location in the heart of Switzerland makes Andermatt the ideal starting point for a Swiss Alps summer vacation, from which you can discover all the variety of this Alpine nation, from cultivated Zurich to the world-famous Lake Lucerne to the Mediterranean ambience of Tessin.
Golf on the Swiss PGA Championship Course
The golf enthusiasts among our guests will find an 18-hole, par 72 championship golf course just a few minutes from The Chedi Andermatt. And anyone who is looking for a change of scenery when wielding their clubs can go to one of three other golf courses nearby. Sedrun, Realp and Source du Rhône all have 9-hole golf courses and together constitute the Andermatt Green “Alpine Golf.” The Chedi Andermatt – a golf hotel that leaves nothing to be desired.
Rambles and hikes around Andermatt
In the Andermatt summer breathtaking landscapes, rich meadows, colourful wildflowers and bracing Alpine air await. Discover Central Switzerland with its bizarre rock formations, mountain lakes and pastoral huts serving local specialities. A network of some 500 kilometers of maintained trails invite you to take extended day tours, destination hikes and fun rambles.
Biking in the Swiss Alps
The many Alpine passes in the Andermatt area are a real paradise for racing cyclists. Mountain bikers are no less delighted with the craggy mountainscapes of the Uri Alps. We’ll be happy to organise racing, mountain and E-bike rentals so you can start off right from The Chedi Andermatt. Sound interesting? Then you might also like our Active Bike Experience.
Angling in Andermatt
Fishing is a popular pastime in Switzerland and just the thing for your summer holiday in the Alps. Andermatt abounds in places to fish, with a reservoir, idyllic mountain lakes and brooks rich in trout and lake char. Tourists can fish with a day permit, and rent the gear in selected shops. We’ll be happy to help you put together your fishing trip in Andermatt.
The high Alpine passes around The Chedi Andermatt offer some spectacular drives! If you want to discover our five-star deluxe hotel on a ‘secret mission’ and see for yourself some of the James Bond film locations, you’re on the right track with our “Drive in Style: Morgan Plus 4” package. This includes an exclusive rented car and a special pass route that will, for example, take you over the Furka Pass.
Indulge in Summer
The Swiss have always appreciated good food, and like their dishes hearty. Guests at The Chedi Andermatt can likewise explore the culinary world of the Swiss Alps. Two summer treats are ready for you to book. How about an outdoor fondue at sunset? Or make your own Swiss cheese, as the locals here did hundreds of years ago. Naturally the cuisine of our restaurants is at your disposal throughout your Swiss Alps summer vacation.