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Cable Car in Fiesch

Fiesch & Eggishorn Cable Car

The Aletsch Glacier is a mind-boggling sight and riverside Fiesch on the valley floor is a top place to access it. From the village, ride the cable car up to Fiescheralp, change to the Eggishorn cable car and contin…
Museum in Bettmeralp & Riederalp

Centre Pro Natura d'Aletsch

A summer-must in Riederfurka (2065m), a chairlift ride or 20-minute walk uphill from Riederalp (1925m), is this Alpine garden and exhibition on local flora and fauna. It's at Villa Cassel, an exquisite villa built a…
Swiss in Bettmeralp & Riederalp


‘Cowshed’ is what its name means and that is exactly what this thoroughly modern address on the slopes at 2207m was until 1961. In summer look out for flyers advertising raclette evenings, Sunday brunches etc. Walk …