The Matterhorn! Ta-Da! One of the highest peaks in the Alps located on the boarder of Italy and Switzerland. Some claim it is the most widely photographed mountain in the Alps. Take the train to the car-free city of Zermatt and stay in one of the hundreds of hotel rooms located there. A popular winter sports destination you'll find several ski resorts in the area and in the summer many hiking trails to wonder. Take the trail towards the Matterhorn to learn about the climbing history of the mountain.