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Vast glacier views

This was an amazing place for views, from the top of the cable cars you can see the Aletsch glacier... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katie P
fantastic

We luckily chose the most fabulous sunny day. The queue for the cable car from Fiesch was busy and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SHIRLEY T
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Admire the full length and vastness of the Great Aletsch Glacier in all its glory – from the Eggishorn, the 2869 m-high viewpoint. Just turn around for a view of the higher peaks: the Mönch, the Eiger, the Jungfrau, the Wannenhorn and the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Furkastrasse 61, Fiesch in Valais 3984, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an amazing place for views, from the top of the cable cars you can see the Aletsch glacier to its full, the Matterhorn and all the surrounding Alp's. The short walk up to the top was steep and was mostly climbing boulders so...More

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We luckily chose the most fabulous sunny day. The queue for the cable car from Fiesch was busy and the ride all the way to Eggishorn was expensive as we had not taken advantage of any of the deals in case we didn't go due...More

Thank SHIRLEY T
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a wonderful climbing and frizzy weather i like it and u can bring climbing stuff to climb mountain

Thank UAE999
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing panoramic views from the top. Cable car ticket is not cheap but it's great for those who don't have time to hike.

Thank jfoitvfs
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We took two cable cars to the top of Eggishorn and had a breathtaking panorama of several 4,000 + meter peaks with Aletsch Glacier in between them. We then hiked down the slope of the mountain.

Thank No0njan
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Amazing view of the Aletsch glacier and the valley. Bring a jacket - visited in June but still snow everywhere. But the bar on top is expensive, 4 CHF for a cup of coke from a 2L bottle.

Thank BobBobGolden
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Probably one of the most beautiful places I've ever been. The view to the Glacier is fantastic and also you can safely walk around to admire other views to the mountains. Local facilities are equipped and transfer time take just few minutes up and down.

Thank RoyCorrales
Reviewed 18 June 2018

In this period of time the is only one trip up at 1200 and only one return at 1400. It i snot the cheapest trip but boy, it is worth it! Great views of the Aletsch Glacier and on the other side great views to...More

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We had a short stay in Zermatt and decided to check out the Aletsch glacier before heading to Italy. The travel between Zermatt and Fiesch is very convenient, unless you want to drop off luggage at Brig (like we did) or if you are looking...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

The view at Eggishorn was amazing. The cable car is very quick and efficient, well organized. I would advice to go up on a sunny day with a clear sky. Fiescheralp is nice as well and there are plenty of good restaurants. I do recommend...More

Thank Antonella T
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Response from Ivo V | Reviewed this property |
Correct you can go to Fiescheralp but the last part to the Eggishorn is out for maitenance. go the website called aletcharena dot ch and find panoramic views then click on the left side for detailed routes.
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