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VerticAlp Emosson

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In the heart of Espace Mont-Blanc, midway between Chamonix (F) and Martigny (CH), VerticAlp Emosson offers you a spectacular and unforgettable experience. Three unique rail systems take you to the amazing natural site of Emosson at an altitude of...more
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| Gare du funiculaire, Le Châtelard VS, Finhaut 1925, Switzerland
+41 27 769 11 11
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Another fabulous day spent in the Alps. Easily accessible by train, the welcome station is just round the corner. 3 different modes of transport to get up, first funicular is the steepest in Switzerland, totally mind blowing, when you get to the top you then...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Samantha D
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t go to the top of the Midi so were looking for something else and found this gem just over the boarder. It wasn’t very clearly advertised or signposted that well as we’d driven past a few times on this and previous visits. But...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

By taking the train from Chamonix station you can reach Finhaut and the Emosson resorvoir. From the train station you take the first cable car up, and from there a small train. Then the next step is another lift up. From here i suggest you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wolfman65
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The 3 different transports The view of the Alps The dam and the technical installations in place and under construction Come and see!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hansrudolfz288
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We used these three ways to go up to the Emosson Lake to hike before returning. The first part is fun, as really tilted. Then there is that little train, by the mountain. The view was breathtaking! Then that little funi to get up. Great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Swissdiver
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Great time seeing the dramatic emossen dam. You start on a funicular, then get on a little train, then another funicular. You can then walk along the dam itself. Great views from the dam and the train. We were staying in Chamonix, France and it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank travelmum555
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We went up with our family with two teenage doughters of 14 and 16 and we loved it. Sometimes it was quite terrifying to get up on the steep mountains but, hey, just relax! The views when you arrive let you forget everything. They are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JesTravelNL
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Everything is perfect & magic ! A very nice experience, the little train, the view, good fondue after a nice walk up in the mountains ! I took my family visiting Switzerland from Mexico and USA we all love it !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ChelyHauert
Cyrill M, Responsable commercial at VerticAlp Emosson, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for the visit!

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Wow. You really have to do this. The most beautiful place and very fun for both child and adult to go there Witt three different kind of "trains". You have the most beautiful view to Mont Blanc and you can go hiking for long trips...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Michael A
Cyrill M, Responsable commercial at VerticAlp Emosson, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for your visit!

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This is for sure the best attraction for children in swiss and around. You getting montain lake by 3 types of transportation including amazing train with views to Alps. The trip around the lake is very nice and kids played with snow in the middle...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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24 August 2018|
Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
Everywhere... You have to go with 3 different type of "trains". The first One it is Best to sit in the back with view downstairs. The other two it doesn't matter. The view is fantastic everywhere. Have a Nice trip
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19 July 2017|
Response from Cyrill M | Property representative |
the Journey ist better with the train but the 2 options are possible :)
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