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VerticAlp Emosson, Finhaut

(4.7/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
Halfway between Martigny in Switzerland and Chamonix in France, VerticAlp Emosson is a unique rail system allowing visitors to access a natural site nearly 2,000 m (6,500 ft) above sea level. From that lofty height, you'll enjoy an unparalleled view of the famed Mt. Blanc, the highest peak in the Alps. The rail is generally closed during the winter months, so be sure to check the website for opening dates and times before finalizing your plans. Put VerticAlp Emosson into our Finhaut vacation builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Super this attraction in 3 different transport medium... A super large slope wow... of scenery us breath. I took 2 times this year and I you Council is top
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  • מקום מדהים ביותר, סכר ענק עצום ביופיו בין שוויץ לצרפת, קר מאוד והיה גשום כשביקרנו באוגוסט 2016 יש למעלה מסעדה עם שתיה חמה ואוכל. חוויה מומלצת מאוד! הדרך למעלה היא בשלושה סוגים שונים של תחבורה, הילדים ...  more »
  • Beautiful excursions aboard the new funicular after having been very well received by the person who sold us the tickets. Pity that it have nothing to do until the next start... After all goes perfectly for an adventure of 45 min on 3 means of transportation out of the ordinary. The trip on the little train is breathtaking in the face of the Mont Blanc. Enjoy through the Crown of the dam to complete the discovery.
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  • One of the Best Tourist Attractions in Switzerland!!! 3 amazing trains, including the steepest in the world! The panoramique train is so much fun!!! I smiled like a little kid! 😁 and once you get to the top, the view of Mont Blanc and the dam is breathtaking! A day that I will never forget!
  • Great tour. Three kinds of trains. Astonishing views of the dam.
  • Everybody that loves trains, is going to loves those rides.
  • A don't miss amazing sensations strong sumptuous landscapes. Funicular with a slope more than 86 degrees more the train with a view of the ravines and finally ascension another funicular has almost 2000 m! with a walk on the dam of Emosson Grand! ....
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  • Magical trip in the Alps, with an exceptional view of the Mont Blanc massif. The walk, despite a price quite high but justified by the exceptional nature of the facilities and the cost of maintaining them, must not be missed. And to make the day perfect, the top, is to leave Vernayaz or Martigny with the train (Martigny-Châtelard) rack and stop at the Marécottes Alpine Zoo and swim (in summer when it is very hot) in in its "natural" pool among the rocks. These form a full and unforgettable day. Not to be missed if you are in the area!
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