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VerticAlp Emosson

| Gare du funiculaire, Le Châtelard VS, Finhaut 1925, Switzerland
+41 27 769 11 11
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Great and sometimes terrifying, but just do it!

We went up with our family with two teenage doughters of 14 and 16 and we loved it. Sometimes it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JesTravelNL
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Great place

Everything is perfect & magic ! A very nice experience, the little train, the view, good fondue... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ChelyHauert
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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 1,965 m, facing the magnificent panorama of the legendary Mont-Blanc.
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| Gare du funiculaire, Le Châtelard VS, Finhaut 1925, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 !

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Cyrill M, Responsable commercial at VerticAlp Emosson, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the visit!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Cyrill M, Responsable commercial at VerticAlp Emosson, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your visit!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Now this is something everyone should visit at least once in a lifetime. Beautiful landscapes, breathtaking views. The funiculaire is just amazing, the little train, is funny perfection... Unbelievable...

Thank Razvan D
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Wow. Great place to cure your sickness of hedge. First come in morning or beginning of afternoon. They close at 525pm. €36 each you travel on 3 sections and in tiny mines train like at Disneyland hahahaha. Great sense of fear and astonished views of...More

Thank Laurent L
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Cyrill M, Responsable commercial at VerticAlp Emosson, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for your visit ! Glad that you have enjoyed you trip! Best regards C. May

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Another very funny way to go to the second largest barrier lake in Switzerland. Once on top you can also visit the finding spot of dinosaurs traces (attention: 2.5 h of walk one way). Definitely worth a trip.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I was looking for a cable car ride, but this was so much more. You arrive at a powerstation at the base of a hill. Well the base of the hill is still wayyy up the mountain. This is the start point for the adventure,...More

Thank Isa J
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Although I am little wary of heights, this experience was very much worth it, the 3 stage journey to the first dam and lake is stunning. Add an hour or so and you can walk to the higher/ smaller lake. Nice cafes at 3 locations,...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Went here with family. The dam is really impressive, the walk across it is spectacular, gives you a great sense of the scale of the dam. Afterwards we had fondue in the restaurant at the top. A lovely setting for a restaurant. You can walk...More

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nunsisland
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Response from Cyrill M | Property representative |
the Journey ist better with the train but the 2 options are possible :)
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