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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. Add Aletsch Glacier and other attractions to your Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen trip itinerary using our Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen online sightseeing planner .
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La vue est splendide. On est monté avec le télécabine à Betten (gratuit pour les moins de 6 ans) le petit village de Bettmeralp est trop joli et presque sans voitures, on a fait le tour du lac (il est... more »The view is splendid. We climbed with the gondola in Betten (free for under 6s) the small village of Bettmeralp is too pretty and almost without cars, we went around the lake (it is small). You really have to do this tour once. The view of the sublime glacier! We had the picnic with and ate upstairs on benches but there is also a restaurant.
Wir sind von der Bettmeralp mit der Bahn zum Bettmerhorn gefahren und von dort zur Moosfluh gewandert. Hier hat man mehr oder weniger die ganze Zeit Aussicht auf den Gletscher und es geht immer den Be... more »We went from the Bettmeralp by train to Bettmerhorn and from there walked to Moosfluh. Here you have more or less the view of the glacier all the time and it always goes down the mountain.
I did a day hike here. The route and the glacier run side by side. Looking down on it was amazing. You could see how much it has decreased over time on the rock face at the far side.
Alstsch glacier can be seen from multiple points. Eggishorn provides beautiful panoramic views of the glacier. Easily accessible by lift from Fiesch. Worth a visit.
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