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Aletsch Glacier, Jungfrau Region
Categories: Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks
Inscribed on the World Heritage List, Aletsch Glacier represents the largest glacier in the Alps, spanning 23 km (14 mi) in length. In order to protect the natural beauty of the area, only some parts of the glacier are accessible to tourists. You can access some of the popular vantage points by cable car, which allows for breathtaking views of awe-inspiring peaks.Or youc an take in the spectacular panorama by joining a guided tour, which are offered by many professional touring companies. Aletsch Glacier is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Fiesch in Valais Edition.
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Aletsch glacier is simply a natural masterpiece. Good for both hiking and mountaineering, and for easygoing sightseeing. The magnificence of the glacier and the surrounding peaks can be fully enjoyed ... read more »
Great day out. Traveled from Lucern by car. Two cable cars to the top of mountain. Fit people can walk right to the glacier.
Che ghiacciaio stupendo! Imponente maestoso fotogenico selvaggio estesissimo. Quando lo vedi ti incute rispetto ammirazione emozione.That Glacier gorgeous! Impressive stately photogenic wild extensive. When you see him you commands respect admiration emotion.show original
An amazing sight, from any angle. Great view from Eggishorn, but from the middle station (Fiescheralp) you can walk though a long tunnel past Märjelensee right to the edge of the glacier.
Absolutely magnificent view, definitely worth visiting. Lift prices aren't cheap, but it's 100% worth it for the view you get at the top.
Excellent panorama view! Tickets for lift really aren't cheap but what you get for the price is great.
Aron StockerBreathtaking view, must see. Recommended!show original
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