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If you want to buy something interesting, it is better to go to the town center. The Bahnhofstrasse will become a reference point for you. All major supermarkets, shopping centers, and just interesting town’s shops are located on this street and next to it. If you decide to buy something from the ski equipment, then focus on local rentals. As a rule, equipment stores are located near them. You shouldn't go shopping on a Sunday. Almost all stores are closed on this day. If you don't have a choice, then go to the train station. There are several small shops that work late every day there.
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You should definitely buy local chocolate. If beautiful packaging is important to you, then choose souvenir bars and handmade candies. You can find them both in the shop opposite the train station, and in a couple of shops in the town center. If the chocolate quality is more important to you than the packaging, then you should just search for chocolate at a discount in any of the local grocery stores. You can find a variety of bars - bitter, milk, with filling or without filling. You can choose what you like.
Basler Läckerli is another local delicacy. These are hard spice biscuits from Basel. They are popular throughout the country. It's not a problem to find them in Zermatt. The sweetness is made according to the original recipe. It is very different from gingerbread from other countries. It is better to buy them at the end of the trip, otherwise, the sweetness may deteriorate. You should remember that open packaging tends to dry out quickly. So it is better to buy hard spice biscuits from Basel in small packaging. This is an ideal inexpensive souvenir for colleagues and relatives. One hard spice biscuit costs 5-7 francs. Copyright
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Swiss cheeses are widely known all over the world. You will find them without problems in Zermatt. You should consider an important caveat when choosing cheeses. All expensive odorous cheeses without vacuum packaging may become the reason why you will not be allowed on the plane. Their smell is strong and persistent. So this is a controversial purchase. It is better to look for a product packed hermetically. You should choose hard and semi-hard cheeses like Emmentaler, Gruyère, Schabziger, and Appenzeller. If you don't know what to choose, then look for a special tasting set in the supermarket. Assorted cheeses in which thin plates are twisted into small rolls are also interesting. This product is also aimed at tourists. However, it has a reasonable price.
Local wines will also be a good present from Zermatt. Varieties Petite Arvine, Fendant, Johannisberg, and Pinot Noir are interesting. You should pay attention to the kirschwasser cherry brandy and vodka varieties infused with pears, apricots or plums. Herbal collection will also be a good gift. It is better to buy it in a pharmacy. This way you can be sure of the quality of the product and get detailed advice about its properties. However, you can also find herbal teas in supermarkets. They are inexpensive. You will pay from 5 francs per pack.
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The famous Swiss knife will also be a good souvenir. You can find a multi-functional tool that matches any preferences and budget. You can find a simple cheap souvenir option to remember the trip. You will also be able to buy a simple knife made of good steel with a couple of additional options. This is an inexpensive and functional option. If you want, you can buy an expensive universal metal product. It will keep sharpening for years. This knife has a dozen different additions, from a screwdriver to a flash drive. However, you should remember that you will have to hand over even a tiny knife-keychain in your Luggage if you don't want the airport staff to take it from you forever.
Swiss watches are a great souvenir for wealthy tourists. You can buy wall clocks with a cuckoo, a battery-powered wristwatch, and expensive mechanics that are not afraid of water, shock, or dust. Everything will depend on your budget.
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The same words can be said about local jewelry. You can buy simple earrings with small diamonds and expensive bracelets with platinum and white gold in Zermatt. Beautiful and cheap local jewelry is popular with the townspeople. You can also buy luxury cosmetics in the town. It is of good quality. It consists exclusively of natural ingredients. However, its price is high.
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♥   Shopping area ' Bahnhofstrasse' Zermatt, 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Designer outlets in Zermatt and nearby
♥   Outlet 'Villeneuve-Outlet' ch. de la Confrérie, Villeneuve, 1844, Switzerland, 75.1 km from Zermatt. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Vicolungo The Style Outlets' Piazza S. Caterina, Vicolungo Novara, 28060, Italy, 82.2 km from Zermatt. On the map
♥   Outlet 'FoxTown Mendrisio' Via A. Maspoli 18 Mendrisio 6850 Switzerland, 96.4 km from Zermatt. On the map
♥   Outlet 'OUTLET AUBONNE' Pré Neuf, Aubonne, 1170, Switzerland, 117 km from Zermatt. On the map
♥   Outlet 'SERRAVALLE DESIGNER OUTLET' Via della Moda 1, Serravalle Scrivia (AL), 15069, Italy, 165.7 km from Zermatt. On the map
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