Luftseilbahn Fiescheralp-Eggishorn - Fiesch, VS, Switzerland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 46° 24.779 E 008° 06.187
32T E 431070 N 5140325
Quick Description: An aerial tramway to Eggishorn where you have one the best views over Aletsch glacier.
Location: Valais, Switzerland
Date Posted: 6/29/2015 8:50:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMP4DH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 7

Long Description:
This lift was built in 1968 from the tourist resort Fiescheralp up to Eggishorn. The lift has a length of 1836 meters and a capacity of 210 passengers per hour.

Eggishorn is one of the primary spots with a great view over the largest glacier of the Alps, the Aletsch Glacier, but also a skiing area in winter and a popular hiking area in summer.
Type of Aerial Lift: Aerial Tramway

Is there a fee to ride this aerial lift?: Yes

If there is a fee please add the costs associated with this lift below.:
20 CHF one way / 30 CHF round trip (33 / 44 CHF for the full ride from Fiesch)


Is this aerial lift primarily;: Recreational Use

Aerial Lifts Web Page:: [Web Link]

Does this lift have more than one primary boarding location?: No

If there is more than one primary loading area which one are you waymarking?: Lower Loading Area

Type of lift if described as "other" above.: Not listed

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